Let’s Shed the Shame of Ordinary Desire

The year 2010 was filled with more changes than most folks would ever desire in a decade, let alone a single year. One of my biggest contracts ended early, which necessitated a career shift in February. I was no longer in the role of daily parenting. My mother was...

Decide to Make Your Dreams Your Reality

When I confess that I love my daily life, inevitably I hear from someone deep in the muck that retort with a sarcastic “must be nice.”  That it’s easy for me to say the path to happiness is becoming smitten with yourself because my life is easy. That I can write about...