Tag Archive | love
This has been on my mind since my daughter was accused by one of her playmates of being a tattletale because she came to me to help her address bullying and name-calling that was happening while she and some neighbors were playing outside. Please don’t ever tell your kids not to “tattle” or “snitch” on anyone. […]
Once you get to the place where the opinions of others no longer have power over you, you have a choice to either look at them with disdain, saying, “I don’t care what you think,” or to shower them with love because they are just as wonderful and special as you are.
In the course of leaving my family’s belief system and forging out on my own to find my truth, I’ve realized that for the most part a person can believe whatever they choose to believe. You can find arguments and proof to back almost any belief. So then the questions become, “What do I want […]
For the majority of my life I was a fundamentalist Christian, because of this I still find myself looking externally to find meaning and direction in my life. I was taught that I am unworthy, imperfect, filled with sin, and that I must look to God and the Bible in order to find truth. My […]
Today I get to celebrate the birth of the most amazing man I’ve ever known – my wonderful husband. We’ve been married for nearly nine years, and in that time I have learned more about life, love, acceptance, myself, and understanding others than in all the prior years of my life. In the course of […]
Talking with my husband the other day, I started listing for him all the things I love – animals and people, trees, rocks, stars, mountains, old buildings, snakes, caves, birds, valleys, insects, ferns…. And then I realized that the list would just go on and on because I couldn’t think of anything I didn’t love, so […]