Spiritual Bypass

If you have been around the New Thought spiritual community, you may have heard the term Spiritual bypass. So what is spiritual bypass?  Spiritual bypassing involves using spiritual explanations to dismiss or avoid complicated emotions or psychological issues. ~ Very Well Mind Spiritual bypass or spiritual bypassing is a “tendency to use spiritual ideas and practices… More Spiritual Bypass

Are You Listening?

As a young girl, I remember when my mother was talking to me, she’d often ask:  Are you listening?  Now, as a grown-up with grown kids of my own, I hear them ask their little ones, are you listening to me? (They probably remember me asking them the same thing when they were little.) Of… More Are You Listening?

The Golden Rule

If you listened to my Facebook Live video last weekend on ‘Coming from a Space of Compassion‘, I shared about a book I was reading:  Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life by Karen Armstrong. Karen begins her books by talking about the Golden Rule:  “Always treat others as you would wish to be treated yourself.” … More The Golden Rule