Resourcing and Grounding

Aloha! Just wanted to take a moment on Maui where peace is abundant and share with you a few ways to shift from tension (however little or much you are currently feeling) to peace in really easy and quick ways. Resourcing and grounding throughout the day are excellent ways to feel more resilient and less […]

Becoming a Real-Honest-Friend

I have been thinking a lot about friendship.  What it means, what the requirements are and how good of a friend I am.  I know that I am a great listener.  I can listen for hours.  It’s my job, after all.  But friends need more than someone to listen to them.  They need someone who […]

On Taking Things Personally

I used to take every thing personal.  If a girl at school called me ugly then I believed her and thought that I was ugly.  If someone told me my skin was pale then I’d make sure to do something about it.  I would also take positive things personal.  I felt myself get high off […]

Inner Child and Older Self

Inner child work is when we take a look at ourselves from a very young age.  We see what we are wearing and what we look like.  We ask the little version of ourselves what they might want or need.  I recently did some inner child work with a client and she told her little […]

Self Care Guilt

What is this thing that happens to me when I do something nice for myself?  This immediate pang of guilt.  Where on earth does this come from?  Why does it happen every time?  Either in a feeling of remorse for doing something nice for myself, or a feeling of guilt because I have spent an […]

When Loneliness Sets In

A common human feeling is loneliness. It can come upon you like a storm. Rolling in unexpected. There you are sitting at home, no one is calling you, no one is there to talk to. It’s just you and your lap top. The phone is silent, your thoughts start creeping in. No one loves me, […]