Reforming your inner critic

Reforming your inner critic

For many years I bought into the misunderstanding that being hard on myself was an effective way to motivate myself. I measured myself up against others and used comparison as fuel to make myself do more. This was absolutely effective on the external level. I got... read more
Maintaining Inner Peace

Maintaining Inner Peace

“Between stimulus and response, there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.” Viktor Frankl One day I was looking at an email on my phone while stopped at a red light. All of a sudden I heard... read more
EP 169: How to Make Close Friends with Nicole

EP 169: How to Make Close Friends with Nicole

This call is about friendship and making friends as an adult. Today’s caller, Nicole, wants to move past a break up with a childhood friend and make trusting, intimate connections and friendships in her adult life. As adults, we have more communication strategies but... read more
A Prayer Of Gratitude

A Prayer Of Gratitude

I love the week of Thanksgiving here in the States because gratitude is on everyone’s mind. When we are aware of what we do have, we are a lot less inclined to obsess about all the things we don’t. Cultivating a consciousness of gratitude is a spiritual practice –... read more