giving and receiving (reprint from december 2013)

“Until we can receive with an open heart, we’re never really giving with an open heart. When we attach judgment to receiving help, we knowingly, or unknowingly attach judgment to giving help.” Brene Brown from The Gifts of Imperfection: Let go of who you think you’re supposed to be and embrace who you are. Dear…

Another Year….

As I look back over 2014, I see it was a whirlwind of change. Although much of it was exciting and invigorating, it was also stressful and challenging. Moving, house renovations, moving again, this time out of state. I believed that I was going with the flow; however somewhere along the line, I began to…