Creativity, Self-Care & Comfort


The Very Best Memoirs I’ve Read Lately

I’ve promised you a monthly resource of some kind, and since I’m reading a ton of memoirs – to help me write what I’m writing (which is memoir-esque) – I decided this month’s resource would be some of my recent faves. I hope you enjoy! Some of these are new books, some not, some I […]

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Navigate Your Life: Amanda Stuermer

Amanda Stuermer is a wife, mother, writer, activist, and inspiration junkie – what a wonderful list of things to be! She is also the founder and executive director of World Muse, a social change organization that provides year-round programming to support women and girls as catalysts for change. I love what Amanda is doing with […]

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The Deep Peace of Trusting Your Rhythms

I attended a yoga and sauna retreat on Sunday led by my friend Amy Kessel. The retreat theme was “planting springtime seeds.” What did we desire to plant in our lives? As I listened to the women’s intentions, I was so struck how many were about pleasure and ease. Not about accomplishments or getting stuff […]

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Navigate Your Life: Melody Moore

My friend Marianne Elliott introduced me to the wonderful Dr. Melody Moore. She’s a Clinical Psychologist who specializes in the treatment of Eating Disorders and is the Founder/Chief Loveologist of Embody Love Movement, a non-profit whose mission is to inspire and empower girls and women to embrace their inner beauty, practice kindness toward themselves and […]

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Find Your Center in a Doodle, in a Mug, in a Mantra…

I admit to having a “dog with a bone” kind of personality. I fall in love with an insight and chew it until it falls apart or yields all its secrets. I also carry it aloft – sharing it with you – as if I had found a precious holy relic or the very best […]

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The Grace of Learning What I’m Teaching

Backstory: I am someone who fears desire – or more accurately, parts of me fear desire. Young parts of me. Maybe I got the message when I was little that it wasn’t okay to want, that being a “big personality” wasn’t ladylike, that being greedy wasn’t nice… who knows? But I do know it is […]

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Welcome to My New Website and My New Vision

I have a new website, a new look, and a new vision. Wait: not a new vision. A clarified one. Because that’s what we all get to do – I’d even venture to say we must do – in this life. Clarify – what calls us, what we stand for, what we live for – […]

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I’ve helped a million+ people plumb the question: How do you shape & live your truest life?

No pat answers, just imperfection you can use.

I’ve helped a million+ people plumb the question: How do you shape & live your truest life?

No pat answers, just imperfection you can use.