Living with Less

Living with Less

Consumerism. It’s everywhere. Advertising, media, even our neighbors are all yelling the message: “YOU NEED MORE STUFF! YOU NEED NICER STUFF! YOUR STUFF ISN’T GOOD ENOUGH!” And we wonder why we don’t feel good enough…

Bravery and Grace

I’ve seen a lot of politically charged posts on social media lately, not surprisingly, because it is an election year. And, I’ll be honest, a lot of it bothers me. I find most of the current rhetoric unnecessary and rather disgusting. Let me be clear, though, I’m not opposed to…

Living Awakened

I grew up in Michigan where the summers felt like vacation, always warm and fast; and the winters felt like what winters feel like – cold and never ending. The skies are grey for two-thirds of the year. The snow starts in October and lasts till April…