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Taste Your Life : Bread, Wine, Chocolate

December 16, 2015 // 2 Comments

Maybe I just needed the words close to me. Bread. Wine. Chocolate. Slow. Loss. Food. Love. All words that speak to my heart. Words that I dance and sometimes wrestle with in [...]

Joyful Meditation: The Prodigal Cat

November 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

We have this cat who is mostly ours. We feed him and take him to the vet, but unlike our two inside cats, this one, known as Harold the Brave, likes to go roaming. He’s [...]

The Day I Forgot To Tweet

June 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

It was a darn-near perfect day. There was good company and burgers and badminton. The sun was shining, the air was filled with laughter and music and positive energy. It was [...]

Let’s (Not) Do The Time Warp

April 11, 2014 // 0 Comments

“It’s being here now that’s important. There’s no past and there’s no future. Time is a very misleading thing. All there is ever, is the now. We can [...]

Notes Of Grace

April 10, 2014 // 0 Comments

The daily traffic of our lives creates a pounding backbeat: slamming doors and chatter of carpool; frantic search for tights without runs; the “right” colored leotard; [...]

For Here, Please

October 1, 2013 // 3 Comments

Although I do enjoy many things about “to go”—my grad school days of roaming about Mid-City in New Orleans with a delicious cocktail in a go-cup, or getting take-out [...]

Your Unwitnessed Life

August 19, 2013 // 2 Comments

Recently, my teenage son has become curious about quantum physics. This has led to many late night discussions, usually when he is being asked to do something like get ready [...]

The Kitten Meditation

August 5, 2013 // 1 Comment

Recently, kittens have invaded our household. We lost two of our beloved older cats earlier this year, and so we thought it would be nice to surprise our daughter with a [...]