Monthly Archives: June 2011

Today I Mourn the Loss of the Children I Never Had.

      Yesterday, I was feeling deeply saddened as I walked my golden retrievers, Liza Jolie and Zydeco Ardoin, on the parkway. Zydie is nine-years old, and he has begun to experience serious health problems as so many golden … Continue reading

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Assumptions: Aging, Dementia and Meaning

    Today is remarkable. Last June, my father was placed under hospice care. The doctors predicted that he had only weeks, possibly a few months, to live, but Dad has defied the odds. My family is blessed to have … Continue reading

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Gratitude

      This is an amazing and exquisite ten-minute video on gratitude by award-winning cinematographer, director, and producer, Louie  Schwartzberg. Please watch, enjoy, and open your heart to the blessings. And then it will really be a good day.   

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Today I Give Myself Permission

     Today I give myself permission to cry because I’m feeling sad. I also give myself permission to feel anger, frustration, and anxiety should they arise. It’s okay to be human, and it’s important to permit myself to feel … Continue reading

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I Get To!

    Do you remember a time in your childhood when you were excited about doing something? Maybe you were going to play at your best friend’s house, spend a day at the amusement park, open a new box of crayons … Continue reading

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Possibility

    Staying open to possibility.  

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