“You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.” ― Marcus Aurelius The effects COVID-19 has had on our families and communitiies has been devastating. Job losses, marital breakups, anger, grief, and misinformation have made 2020 a year most of us would rather forget. COVID-19
What heals you comes down to how able you are to deal with what hurt you. Healing needs to be whole and involve the deep you, the child you. When my daughter died from suicide I went through years of therapy and didn't once delve into trying to heal from loosing her. My healing
Originally we planned to spend time in Canada and the western United States. After checking it out we’re adding Baja, Mexico to the list. Almost have all the gear we need with the exception of a rooftop tent and a Subaru Outback. Here’s our latest map of the places we’ll visit in 2022-2023.
Meditation has become such a big part of my life and I’m fortunate to live close to such a beautiful park.
One of the earliest incidents of trauma I can remember happened at a dentist's office. I was at most seven years old and when I look back at it now I can see the impact it had on my life. It was the worst breach of trust there could be and to this day I have problems trusting people in authority situations. I never think they'll do the right thing, ever. I learned to deal with most of the shit in my life on my own and it was mentally damaging as hell.