FROM SURVIVING TO LIVING

I’m going to start offering some podcast follow-on musings here on the blog. If you’ve listened to episode 20, “From Surviving to Living,” then you heard a few new show features that I hope you liked! When we recorded the episode, it was the one year anniversary of...

Practical Steps After Listening to Podcast Episode #2

A very tender friend/reader/listener reached out to me personally after listening to my most recent podcast episode, “Let the Dead Trees Go.” I have a deep respect and love for this person, and when she asked me to send her some practical, what-do-I-do, strategies for...

Always We Begin Again Rings

I need every possible reminder that my chances haven’t run out, I’m not done for, and his mercies are new every day. You too? If so, I’ve got a few handmade pieces of jewelry — tokens of truth — that can serve as a nudge when you need it....

Life After Loss: You’re Still You {podcast}

Happy July! The kids and I are on a three week “West Coast Tour,” as I like to call it, visiting friends and family. It’s been one year, on the nose, since we moved from San Diego to Virginia, so it was time to come back and see all the beautiful...

Women’s Retreat on Orcas Island

Well, I’m kinda bursting to tell you this! My warrior sister, LMFT Elaine Hamilton, and I are co-hosting a women’s retreat on the incomparable Orcas Island, WA, October 10-13, 2019. WHAT!?!? Elaine and I are both navigating unforeseen seasons in our lives,...