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Spiritual Direction, Ways to Pray Series

Jesus Surprised Me When I Met Him in My Imagination

Have you ever tried using your imagination with a scripture passage? I don't know if it is the same for you, but I have always had an active imagination, so this kind of prayer really does it for me. If you are curious, pour yourself a cup of coffee, while I tell you about a… Continue reading Jesus Surprised Me When I Met Him in My Imagination

Energy Work, Self Care

My Favorite Ways to Get Grounded in the Spring

With longer daylight hours, many are feeling more energized and active. At the same time, allergies and a shift in the seasons can be draining. If you find that you are restless and can't sleep at night, unfocused and scattered during the day, or feeling any anxiety or stress, you could benefit from some grounding… Continue reading My Favorite Ways to Get Grounded in the Spring

Rituals, Spiritual Direction

My Love-Hate Relationship With the Sacrament of Confession

This is the time of year for the Sacrament of Reconciliation in the Catholic Church. In Advent and Lent, people are encouraged to return to God and enter into a deeper, more intimate relationship. It is time to resolve whatever is blocking you from LOVE. I often dread going to Confession and keep putting it… Continue reading My Love-Hate Relationship With the Sacrament of Confession

Anxiety Help, Self Care, Self Love

3 Baby Steps To Take When You Are Feeling Shame

Flushed cheeks, ears on fire, how can I disappear?  Just one embarrassing memory surfacing was all it took. As my heart palpitations thump in my ear and my breath grows shallow, I begin to panic.  Thoughts are stuck in a cycle of self-loathing.  All I want is to escape my body, to break free.  I… Continue reading 3 Baby Steps To Take When You Are Feeling Shame

Education, Energy Work

The “Elite Eight” of Energy Work

As many are watching the Elite 8 teams in college basketball play-offs this weekend, I thought, "Why not share my own list of the Elite 8 in energy wellness?" So here it goes: Importance of Grounding Grounding yourself, feeling connected to your body and the earth, is one of the first steps to any energy… Continue reading The “Elite Eight” of Energy Work