All in Thinking out loud

How to Read this Blog

“People may call what happens at midlife 'a crisis,' but it's not. It's an unraveling - a time when you feel a desperate pull to live the life you want to live, not the one you're 'supposed' to live. The unraveling is a time when you are challenged by the universe to let go of who you think you are supposed to be and to embrace who you are.”

Advice to Myself

Leave the dishes. Let the celery rot in the bottom drawer of the refrigerator
and an earthen scum harden on the kitchen floor. Leave the black crumbs in the bottom of the toaster.

I Give You Permission

I just returned from an incredible Celebrate Your Life weekend with Liz Gilbert and Martha Beck. A weekend I shared with over 600 energetic, inspiring and courageous women who opened up their hearts in a way that I've never experienced in my life. 

Call me Maybe?

When I was a kid, we had just one phone in the house. The olive green rotary was attached to the wall in our small kitchen--and this made private phone calls a bit of a challenge. Then my mom discovered the extra, extra long telephone cord at Woolco and my life was transformed.