Photo Credit: https://pixabay.com/en/washington-dc-holocaust-museum-2090543/ It’s been 152 years since the 13th Amendment to the Constitution was ratified ending slavery, approximately 50 years since the end of the civil rights movement, and 73 years since D-Day and the defeat of Hitler. We all hope that time heals wounds, and that we learn from our mistakes and to […]Read More This Isn’t Politics
Hey yogis and friends: So, I’ve been totally MIA for a while: life gets busy, ya know? Well me, I got engaged and then married May 6, and then went on the TRIP OF A LIFETIME with the new hubs to Ireland for two whole glorious weeks. I did a lot of research and reading […]Read More Ireland Review
If there’s something I’ve noticed since I left the practice of law in April, it’s that people are dying to send me back to the law or are consoling me that I will get there eventually. As well-intentioned as all this may be, what if I don’t want to? What if I never step foot […]Read More This Is My Life
It’s been 2 months to the day since my sister left this world. A lot has changed in those two months. Clearly my sister’s absence alone is a huge change, but her loss has initiated a chain of other changes in my life. Since graduating and passing the bar in 2013, I had been practicing as […]Read More Breaking through Shame
A friend of mine and my previous hair stylist (so sad she moved), Rachel, asked me to participate in a little project she’s working on. I won’t give away too much in advance, but she did ask me to answer 10 questions. Some of these I hadn’t thought about and self reflection can reveal some […]Read More 10 Questions
I remember on one of our family trips to Disneyworld, I was dying to go on this Star Wars simulated ride (yes yes I love Star Wars). Before we got on, my dad made sure to ask the ride attendant what kind of space there was on the ride; were there windows; could he get […]Read More Stuck
In light of the recent conversation and debate occurring around the Confeferate flag and its removal, I have noticed a theme: independent thinking or its lack there of. We grow up forming beliefs, which are influenced by a variety of factors. What I think of as “beginning beliefs” are based on that of our parents or those […]Read More But Why?