Living Happily-Ever-After

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #61 We only have the present moment. The here and now is our most significant point of power to change our thoughts and beliefs. Many people, myself included, have turnedContinue reading “Living Happily-Ever-After”

We Are Divine Beings

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #60 I know that I put you through the parochial school system since kindergarten. It was with this intent: To envelope a sense of belonging and community that was Christ-centered.Continue reading “We Are Divine Beings”

How To Be A Listener

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #59 Do you have what it takes to be a good listener? It is one thing to hear what somebody is saying to you and another thing to listen genuinely.Continue reading “How To Be A Listener”

How To Be Grateful

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #56 What are you grateful for? It’s been a common practice to keep a gratitude journal these days to enumerate all the things you’re thankful for. Expressing gratitude envelopes aContinue reading “How To Be Grateful”

Give With Your Whole Heart

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #55 Are you a giving person? If not, you should be. Meema and Papa always gave me this mindset: Give to others, always be generous, and expect nothing in return.Continue reading “Give With Your Whole Heart”

How To Get In Sync

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #54 Do you believe in synchronicities? Some people say that these experiences are just random; however, I don’t think that’s the case! I believe that certain things happen at preciseContinue reading “How To Get In Sync”

You Are Not Crazy

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #53 You are not going mental! I’m going to share a text message that I passed on to my friend who always thinks she’s going crazy, but she is not.Continue reading “You Are Not Crazy”

Life Is Good

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #52 Doesn’t it feel good knowing that you don’t have to plan anything out in life? You don’t. I think that people spend too much time micromanaging theirs lives. I,Continue reading “Life Is Good”

How To Focus On The Now

The following piece is an excerpt from my book, “Word, From Your Mother,” a daily guidance journal written for my children, Liv and Pierce-Gabriel.  Excerpt #50 Do you take time to reflect upon life? I choose not to reflect on the past because it is done and gone. You can’t go back or change it;Continue reading “How To Focus On The Now”