My experience with World Hijab Day

#IStand4Hijab #WorldHijabDay Yes, I blogged this mostly on FB, but I’m going into more detail here. One thing I want and need to share is What to do if someone is harassed or attacked for their religious beliefs / garb Hopefully I won’t experience anything like that today, but, it’s still a good thing for everyone to know what to do. Continue Reading →

World Hijab Day 2017

World Hijab Day (WHD) is an annual event in its fifth year. On February 1st of every year, WHD asks global citizens of all faiths to observe Hijab (head-covering) for a day in solidarity with Muslim women worldwide. The overall mission of WHD is to create a more peaceful world where global citizens respect each other. Particularly, WHD focuses on Continue Reading →

Making OUR America great again — OUR way

I had what may have been an Epiphany. I could be wrong. I don’t know.. but.. here it is Social Media has grown a LOT in the last 8 years. For 8 years, we saw Republicans / Conservatives spout hate. Democrats / Liberals thought that they were above all that. (yes.. I’m dogging both.. Keep in mind that I am Continue Reading →

Why it’s not a failure when you can’t help someone rise from negativity

This has been a concern for such a long time for me. I know what makes me happy, I know how to do things that make me happy. I know the things that raise my vibrations. I know how to raise my vibrations. I know how to successfully use the Law of Attraction. I know how to meditate and release Continue Reading →

Geek romance

The 10 reasons that geeks make the best mates by Maria McManus 1. Geeks make rational decisions, which makes their commitments rock solid. Don’t think that sounds romantic? Think again. Commitment is a fundamental condition for intimacy and lasting love. If you think that love is that yearning clutching panicky desire, then you have not been burned by it. I have Continue Reading →

People pleasing and Balance

Recently it was suggested that I cannot handle rejection. Well, we all have difficulties handling rejection, but I don’t feel I go out of my way to avoid it. If I did, wouldn’t I avoid friends all together? It was intimated that I also am solely a people pleaser.  This I had to do some research on and what I Continue Reading →

Parental love – If I go see a shrink, will you love me again?

http://em.flinthillspagans.org/2008/09/it-is-never-too-late-to-provide-ourselves-with-what-we-need-to-awaken-this-inner-being/ I must refuse “to be beholden to someone else’s expectations” any longer. It’s time to let go and be my own adult. So, these shoes. Did I mention the shoes already? *sigh* I guess it all stemmed from the shoes. My parents bought my son shoes that lit up. A lot. He’s 9 years old, btw. So, when I saw Continue Reading →

Compassionate Detachment

by Todd Schaefer Doesn’t loving someone compassionately mean that we love them very closely? Sure it does! An old saying tells us that two people who are close friends or lovers are “attached at the hip.” So why would we want to detach from them at all? Wouldn’t we want to stay close to the people that we love the Continue Reading →