YOU NEED TO MAKE SOME TIME TO PUT YOURSELF FIRST EVERY SINGLE DAY Make time/space for YOU (without interruptions so you can do the next step)… Meditate on the gratitude of NOW (be PRESENT!! All else does not belong to you!)… Mark 11:24 Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask for in prayer, believe thatContinue reading “BREAK IT DOWN”


At “The Welcome Homestead” on Facebook, I share thought provoking images and articles that pertain to mindset work and fit within the realm of my NLP certification. Recently, I have decided to share books by video presentation and invite commentary as if participating in a book club. The current read is “The Power of Now”Continue reading “VIDEO BOOK CLUB”


I don’t think it is enormously far-fetched to imagine that some very brave and generous souls come into this world with the strong personal, unconscious desire to experience extreme hardships in childhood, perhaps for the ultimate purpose of making it conscious and healing it, and in that way, healing the collective. Carolyn Elliot, Ph. DContinue reading “HEALING the COLLECTIVE”


I’ve been quiet. Sometimes we all just need space to reflect on things, yeah? To listen to that inner voice in the midst of what seems like the most profound darkness. Grief, stress, depression (insert where yours is coming from here) walk with us all… Sometimes the grattitudes/reflections/prayers just don’t keep us where we wantContinue reading “EMBRACING SHADOW”


Recently, we all have experienced a barrage of strong opinions where we may or may not have advocated anything (except simply by being present). I accept these as “lessons” to my character but let me tell you, it sure isn’t easy some days!! By nature I have always defended my beliefs and with passionate verbalContinue reading “KNOCK KNOCK… WHO’S THERE?”