It’s almost Mother’s Day so I’m thinking about my own mom, other mothers, and about being a mom (no, no–I’m not pregnant). I love my mom. She has done things that take massive courage–courage that I’m not even sure I have. She trusted my father, and left her culture, her language, her people of origin, … Continue reading Dear mom
I have such an on again-off again relationship with my blog. Sometimes, I feel like it’s that guy I’m dating that I feel lukewarm about. Or that networking book I don’t feel like studying during sunny weekends. Or that painting I started that feels blah. I haven’t completely divined why, but there’s a tension with … Continue reading Coming back
Most of you know that I’m a big proponent of making the most of human potential. And part of that is seeing and understanding the underlying problems that hold us back from achieving our greatness, and then finding ways to overcome that which holds us back. Ten years ago, a close friend of mine passed … Continue reading Be brave, push the boundary
Over the last few months, I realized that I felt too limited by the self-imposed scope of my last blog, Sustainable Fashionista. I saw that I needed a blog that could cover my interest in mindful living. Which is more about slowing down, reflecting, and engaging in the choices I make about what I buy, … Continue reading Have fun. Play mindful.