Honing in on my soul mission

A few weeks ago, my mom and I were guests at a spa resort at in the Arizona desert called Miraval, known for its focus on mindful living. My mom had been a few times before, so experiencing this place she loves with her for the first time was long-awaited—not to mention, everything I expected andContinue reading “Honing in on my soul mission”

Soaking it in, letting it go, and holding on

In the nearly seven months since I moved across the country, I’ve changed my perspective on many things and had a few come-to-Jesus moments about the things that matter to me and why. When you no longer have a full time job and you don’t have a car, and don’t know anyone around you, youContinue reading “Soaking it in, letting it go, and holding on”

Revelations on the journey to what’s next

I was in DC this weekend for a friend’s wedding, for the first time since I moved away two months ago. On the one hand, it felt like coming home, back to the place I had lived for six years. It was the city where I got my first three grownup jobs, where I ranContinue reading “Revelations on the journey to what’s next”

When the marine layer clears, everything is so much sunnier.

Week before last, I headed out to San Diego to visit my parents for the first time since they moved there in January. It was my first time to California, the first time I would see my family without Harrison (McGee sure gave me a lot of love to make up for it), and theContinue reading “When the marine layer clears, everything is so much sunnier.”