January 2023

Healthy Self-respect in the Face of Disrespect

Dear Friends, I am thankful this week for some blatant disrespect which provided evidence of healthy self-respect.    There is an interesting fact about loving and accepting yourself:  the more you respect yourself,  the less you tolerate disrespect from others;  and the less you tolerate disrespect from others,  the more respect you will gain. When was […]

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Mortality

Dear Friends, My heart is heavy this morning as I mourn with my friends and community over the tragic passing of a stellar 14 year old boy.  I am so thankful I could witness so many people pull together and rally around his incredible family.   One of my favorite sayings is “Together We Rise”.  I truly saw

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