For years I have talked with clients about choosing to not live their lives from a place of fear. Fear is often something we suffer through, push down, numb out and allow to hold us back and dim our light. Consciously living my life, practicing my recovery, I choose every day to live my life from …

Continue reading

A full circle It was a full circle weekend for me returning to the Emerging Women conference, this year in New York City. Last year I attended EW as a woman shrouded in self doubt and cloaked in the darkness of shame. A woman who had lost. A woman who had fought for recovery. A …

Continue reading

Part One here. Part Two here. What do we need instead? Question Three of the Fertility Compassion Survey: What could have been a better way for the question to be asked? I had two strong responses to this question: mind your own business and love. Don’t ask Over a third of my responses came from …

Continue reading

Part One here. Our response to sympathy versus empathy When we practice empathy we connect. When we receive empathy we feel seen, known and loved. In other words, we all feel not so alone in this huge, hard world. Sympathy on the other hand is a sure fire way for us to all feel disconnected. When I …

Continue reading