From the monthly archives:

August 2013

Summer of Authenticity: Wrap Up

June saw us ease into summer with the first installments of the Summer of Authenticity: Fully Alive! guest blog series. I asked a score of amazing women I know if they would help me bring an idea into reality, and to my delight, nearly all of them said yes. Not only did they say yes, […]

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Setting Healthy Boundaries For Yourself—And Your Gremlins

One of my favorite writers/speakers/persons-I’ve-never-actually-met has a short and powerful article in the September issue of Oprah Magazine*. In it, Brené Brown dares us all to set boundaries: Daring to set boundaries is about having the courage to love ourselves, even when we risk disappointing others. We can’t base our own worthiness on others’ approval (and […]

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Summer of Authenticity: Fully Alive! [Cigdem Kobu]

Oh, how I adore today’s guest and the words of wisdom she shares; I know you will, too. Cigdem Kobu has long been a favorite person of mine, for her way with words and wisdom, and her deep knowing that we all have within ourselves what we need to fully realize who we want to […]

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Live On Purpose

“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” ~ Mary Oliver My mom died when I was sixteen and I used it as an excuse to move aimlessly through life until I was thirty, when my dad died. Oh, it’s not like I was trying to live without […]

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Summer of Authenticity: Fully Alive! [Julie Daley]

I could be more excited to bring you today’s Summer of Authenticity guest blogger, but I’d probably spontaneously combust from said excitement. Julie Daley is one of my soul sisters—a woman full of strength, creativity, vitality—and I’m honored to have her share space with us, where she shares her experience and wisdom, from this lifetime […]

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Summer of Authenticity: Fully Alive! [Dian Reid]

Today’s guest blogger isn’t a guest at all. She lives here, hidden in the shadows of yesteryear. She’s the me I used to be, and then all grown up into the me I am today. :: i am when i find myself in playful soul respite and relief, i write… playfully, reality, rawly, really. i […]

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