Category Archives: Healing

Multi color welcome sign

Welcome or Not?

I made a mistake that caused a friend to be hurt last week.  I’ve apologized and am taking steps to be more aware in the future. Here’s what happened.  There is a locally owned store that I like to support by recommending to others.  My friend was excited to go check it out.  When she…

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Help Wanted….Apply Within

Help Wanted… You hear what is happening from all corners of the world. You know quickly and see graphically. Apply Within… Slowly breath in and drop into your heart – the place where creativity, love, peace, imagination and strength dwell. As you release your breath, send peace, hope, goodness and healing into the atmosphere. Your…

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A childs hand picking up a colored block from a Jenga stack.

Building up? Tearing down?

In Mark Nepo’s insightful, new book about community, More Together Than Alone, he says: We are all tied together in invisible places, the tearing of which diminishes us.  ~Mark Nepo There is a lot of tearing down of community happening. Just last week a special conference of the United Methodist Church voted to further exclude…

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Photo of a group of different hearts made from paper, wood, and stone. The wooden heart is painted with the words "Listen to your heart."

Where do you go for answers?

Twenty years ago I was good friends with three other mothers of young children.  One of the beautiful things about that friendship was that we didn’t tell each other what to do.  We listened and encouraged each other to hear our own inner voices and find our own answers. What we do at the Creative…

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Head or Heart?

Our western culture has a tendency to give more credit for using your brain than it does for using your heart.  Decisions based on a formula or analyzed data are given more credibility.  It can even be more acceptable to make a wrong decision from the head than a heart-based decision.   It’s no wonder that you…

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It’s not working!

Ever been in a situation where you are doing everything the doctor ordered and yet, your body is not healing? I had dropped a hitch on my foot and the broken toe healed quickly, but I kept experiencing pain.  I tried different shoes, different arch supports, and stretching exercises, as well as hot and cold packs.  The…

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