Loving through the vulnerabilities…

This is a follow-on to my blog yesterday where I discussed the shame vulnerability and how crippling it can be. In today’s blog I want to talk about what it looks like to love through the vulnerabilities.  Most of us tend to find like-minded people who share our same vulnerabilities as those are the people that can most naturally soothe our fears. However, to truly … Continue reading Loving through the vulnerabilities…

The art of communication…

What I’ve realized over the years is that each person is wired with different expectations and understanding of what effective communication means. Why this matters? Well some people are looking for more communication and some people are looking for less communication. That means those that look for more are a bit frustrated with the lack of communication or being left in the dark, while the … Continue reading The art of communication…

When the fortune doesn’t come true…

It was a chilly walk from the subway with the dreary New York slush at my feet, the slush that seemed to last for months. I was greeted by the laughter of my friends as we opened the door to one of the city’s trendy speakeasy’s, Employees Only. The entrance passes by a fortune teller that rotates nightly, sometimes a palm reader, sometimes a card … Continue reading When the fortune doesn’t come true…

Why I love my Nikon 1…

I was inspired to write about my camera after reading a few other camera related blogs. I’ll admit, many ‘real’ photographers do not like my camera, however, I am not a ‘real’ photographer so my qualifications for a camera are slightly different. I’m your average world traveler who loves taking thousands of pictures of cool things around the globe. I don’t own a tripod nor … Continue reading Why I love my Nikon 1…

The core values that drive us…

Core values are the fundamental pillars to who you are, what drives you, and how you see the world. We each have different variations of values, whether they were socialized into us or self-created along the way or both. I’m not talking secondary values like eats healthy, values music, I’m talking about the deep core of who we are. Yes, secondary values are important, though … Continue reading The core values that drive us…