Maddie is a Trooper!

My husband, Steve, and I will be heading to the hospital soon to see Maddie, our 16-year-old daughter with cystic fibrosis. She went to Children’s Hospital in St. Louis last Friday afternoon. She has pneumonia and her diabetes got out of control. This was a...

Do You Live in Your Body?

I just returned from a four-day retreat in the beautiful mountains of Hope, British Columbia.  I attended a workshop that Callan Rush offers, called Mesmerize Your Audience. Wow! It was truly a transformational experience.  I was pushed beyond my boundaries and felt...

Maddie’s Decision (by Maddie)

There are many events going on in my life at the moment. As you know summer is beginning; for me I know it’s going to be one of pure healing. I finally made that decision. On May 18, my last day of school, I was admitted into Children’s Hospital. Usually...

Do You Bargain with the Ego or Relinquish it?

Last time, I wrote about a quick fix to your problems, and I suggested that the quickest fix is to develop a relationship to a Higher Power of your understanding.  Today I’d like to further expand upon that idea and explore a related quandary that I have...

Do You Want a Quick Fix to Your Problems?

Do you want a quick fix to your food problem? To your weight problem?  To your money problem?  To your relationship problem? I find people are looking for this magic elixir that will propel them into a perpetual state of happiness and bliss. If you really want a quick...