Create an Owner's Maual for yourself. What do you require to live fully, be healthy, active, content, loved? Sit with those questions. Take 10 minutes and write down your answers. Short and sweet. Post this somewhere you see it. Refer to this Owner's manal to be sure you are caring for YOU. Just like your car, we all need tune-ups to return to what keeps us going... and going...and going with joyous gusto. Now appointment necessary AND no waiting.
It is challenging when we are asked a question about death by a young child. What is death? Where do people go? Are they in the sky? Will I go there? Why do we bury people? You probably have a list of questions you have been asked by your children, grandchildren or little friends. It is always a quandary for me of how much to answer. Children want answers, not dissertations! I read a lovely article recently by a dad who was asked the death questions by his 5 year old daugh
Dream of what you can do. Don’t just be satisfied with having a will and/or trust, though they are great places to begin your gift creation. The business of preparing to die is that - factual business. The emotional work of HOW I want to die and be remembered is just that - work that tugs at your heart. YOU can do it! Trust yourself!
Can't you feel the change in people's attitudes? School is ending, weather is warming, roses are vibrant, veggies are growing, daylight is longer. There is a smile on faces as people walk along the street. The winter wrap-up, cover-up is replaced with colorful shorts, shirts, flip-flops. There is a sense of freedom. In reality, we still have work, cleaning, cooking, shopping, commuting, schedules to manage and bills to pay. But a lightness has arrived. An energy is zapp