Tag Archives: authentic presence

FMM 6 5 15 Pay Attention!

“Be curious, not judgmental”~ Walt Whitman.  I am descended from a set of adventurers, on both sides of my family tree.  Unlike those who declared they were off to ‘discover’ the world, I am pretty sure my great grandfathers were simply looking for opportunities to take care of their families.  And so they boarded ships […]

FMM 6 14 13 Inner Strength, Inner Beauty

‘A woman is like a tea bag- you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water.’  ~Eleanor Roosevelt. Our society is very superficial. We place a lot of value on appearances. We try to live up to fabricated concepts of beauty, and idolize athletes and celebrities. Our value system is upside […]