Choose Peace

A fight cannot exist if you choose to not participate in it.  It is not always easy to do this, especially in the heat of the moment, but if you recognize you are at a point where things are going to erupt, say to the other person ‘I need to step away and we canContinue reading “Choose Peace”

A Mother’s Love

Sitting, I wrap my hands lovingly around my belly. I am not a mother quite yet, but already I have a mother’s love for her child. Already I am nurturing and taking care of myself, and in doing so, I am taking care of my unborn child. Soothing, I rock the crying infant to sleep,Continue reading “A Mother’s Love”

It’s Okay to Cry

I don’t know why people say ‘suck it up’ or ‘be strong’ when your heart is breaking.  Things in this life can make us sad.  Sadness is a valid emotion.  If we didn’t know sadness we truly would not know joy. Tears are part of the healing process.  We grieve, we feel sad.  The dangerContinue reading “It’s Okay to Cry”