This is something I have been thinking about lately. We make so many excuses for not reaching our goal or for not trying to do something etc. I see this in the boys, but also in myself. I had a rotator cuff repair back in June. Before my surgery I wasn't able to do all … Continue reading What is stopping you
Not to long ago I had a conversation with my bonus son about being right. In his 11 year old mind, when 2 people have a difference of opinion, or a different point of view, someone is right and someone is wrong. So then I tried to explain that when two people don't see eye … Continue reading Do we need to be right
This is such an important concept. We can not control what other people do or say, but we can control how we respond to these outside stimuli. This is something we try to teach our boys, that they are in charge of their own emotions, and not just that, also in charge of their own … Continue reading Being in charge of our emotions.
I teach a free yoga class for cancer survivors on Saturday morning. It is so humbling and I feel so honored to be able to teach this class. In my class I have my students close their eyes and acknowledge what they are thinking and feeling, but without judgement, just to simply be. This is … Continue reading Breaking free from judgement