What I Didn’t Know Then

It seems that most things I learn about horses, I learn in hindsight. It’s not a bad thing. Horses learn that way, too....more

7 Day Gratitude Challenge

Today I decided to challenge myself to blog post for 7 straight days. Gratitude is a topic that is always at the front of my mind. I have so much to be grateful for in my life and at times it doesn't always show. So to keep it in the front of my mind this week. I am challenging myself to post for sevens days, what I am grateful for each day. Today's begins the first post.  ...more


GRATITUDE: the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness....more

Shifting Gears to Fully Appreciate the Gift of Parenting

Smack in the middle of editing a piece that's due to a client by noon tomorrow, I get the school district robocall to my cell phone telling me my boys are being released early from school due to the snow storm that is becoming heavier than expected.Drat. Just as I was getting into my writing groove....more

Raise a glass...and Celebrate

The Gift of a 40 Minute Telephone Survey

I’d been playing telephone tag with the Canadian Government health survey people for 3 weeks when, finally, one evening they caught me at home and available to talk.It had been a long day and I was exhausted. I was looking at the big picture of my life and feeling a bit discouraged. In short, I think I was feeling a little sorry for myself: feeling dread at the approach of winter, feeling that I’m aging and feeling that I was in a rut. I was happy for a good excuse to sit in my comfy chair and answer an extensive list of yes and no questions....more


Whether your glass is half full or half empty, give thanks that you have a half a glass.Inspiritual: A space for spiritual evolution and transformation...more


Focus on your abundance and you see how blessed you are, focus on your lack and you don't see or acknowledge your blessings. Inspiritual: A space for spiritual evolution and transformation...more


Today we give thanks for each of you who in any way, shape, or form is a part of the Inspiritual community. May we remember to practice gratitude every day of the year Inspiritual: A space for spiritual evolution and transformation...more