Featuring Women’s Shelters in California

It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. ~e.e. cummings The most difficult experiences in life offers us the greatest lessons.  That was my experience when my husband of three months decided he was in love with someone else.  Of course, I was initially irate.  I wanted to tar and feather […]

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Affirming a New Vision – Week 19

Step Four:  I am one with all souls, earthly and eternal. The healthy and strong individual is the one who asks for help when he needs it – whether he’s got an abscess on his knee or in his soul.  ~ Rona Barrett While zeroing in on resources for improving my health, I immediately think […]

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Featuring Women’s Shelters in Arizona

My barn having burned to the ground, I can now see the moon. ~ Chinese Proverb When life throws you an unexpected curve ball, something you did not plan for nor did you want – it is hard to find the joy in it.  I suspect that no one who ends up in a women’s shelter […]

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Affirming a New Vision – Week 18

Step Three:  I am precious, unique and authentic. Don’t be scared to present the “real you” to the world – authenticity is at the heart of success.  ~Chiqui Cartagena In order to identify my strengths and talents in the area of enhancing my emotional life, I began exploring what I like to do, what I […]

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Featuring Women’s Shelters in Arkansas

The man who opts for revenge should dig two graves. ~ Chinese proverb Truer words were never spoken.  Too often when we have endured a really bad situation, we get caught up in assigning blaming and focusing on how whoever is at fault should pay restitution.  Women who end up in shelters usually have plenty […]

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Affirming a New Vision – Week 17

Step Two:  I am the flow of change, and I am grateful for the gifts that shifting brings. For those of us who have had to endure incredible losses and sorrows, life demands an awakening of a much more profound nature than those who have not.  ~ Katherine Woodward Thomas from Calling in “The One” […]

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Featuring Women’s Shelters in Alabama

Self-esteem is the capacity to experience maximal self-love and joy whether or not you are successful at any point in your life. ~Dr. David Burns It’s a safe bet that women who end up in shelters do not have high self-esteem.  If they did they would not be married to or living with men who abuse […]

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Affirming a New Vision – Week 16

Step One:  I am present. If you can answer one question, you will know how to answer all the others:  “Who am I?” When you know the answer to this, you know the answer to all other questions.  ~Deborah Norville This week we start with a new topic – health.  This includes not only physical […]

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Featuring Women’s Shelters in Alaska

Men should be like Kleenex – soft, strong, and disposable. ~ Cher What wisdom!  If only I had taken that attitude before I became entangled in a relationship that I should have known was going no where fast.  Instead I married him.  And three months after we exchanged vows, he decided he was in love with someone else. […]

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Affirming a New Vision – Week 15

I am a miracle.  Through forgiveness, I know I am love.  Forgiveness is not an occasional act; it is a permanent attitude. ~ Martin Luther King In order to let release the ideas that keep popping up and sabotaging us from pursuing our passion, first we have to identify that negative core belief.  I suspect you […]

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