Category: love

2013: Year of peaceful kindness

It’s been just under a year since I started this blog and created this website for my business. After months of figuring out how to fit this website and blog into my life, in December, my views started increasing, like majorly, and I have to say Thank You to all of you who come to visit me here. The main…

Make me a channel of your peace

Merry Christmas, everyone! I just want to send a quick note today that I hope you like. On the one-week anniversary of the tragedy in Newtown last Friday, I turned my TV to CNN. I wanted to witness the anniversary and moment of silence with others, but I was home alone at the time. As the bells chimed and the names…

Surviving grad school with kids

It has been six years. Certainly it hasn’t all been bad, but I can’t even begin to count or tell you all of the hardships and challenges that we faced: a young and growing family supporting a parent through a rigorous graduate program. Each milestone in his schooling felt incredibly important, the stakes were high, any mistake would delay his…

Kindness

“Kind to self, kind to others.” I said to myself as I opened the glass door into the yoga studio. I rolled out my mat, curious to see what the teacher had in store for us in class that night. The tattooed instructor sat down and began reading from Pema Chodron’s The Places That Scare You: A Guide to Fearlessness in…