Tagged with depression

Everything is Gift: Celebrating Mango

“Everything is gift,” Kate Fletcher, founder of Hekima Place, shared with graduates of Duquesne University. At the age of 72, living and working in Kenya, far from her American roots, Kate had had an epiphany.  Looking around her in her African home, she realized that everything she had and everything around her is gift.  “Be … Continue reading

‘Tis the Season to be Jolly? Getting Into the Holiday Spirit

“Deck the halls with boughs of holly, fa-la-la-la-la, la-la-la-la-la! ‘Tis the season to be jolly, fa-la-la-la-la, la-la-la-la-la!” …or, at least that’s how the song goes.  While the holidays are a time for celebration and socializing, gift-giving and indulging, for many of us they are a time for worry, anxiety, and depression.  There are pressures to … Continue reading

Happiness is…Sometimes Not So Easy To Feel

I haven’t added a post here in a long time. It wasn’t because I didn’t have anything to write about.  There’s always something to write about or think about or to appreciate in my day.  But sometimes I get distracted and life is busy…or I’m getting thrown a curve ball.  That’s what happened to me.  … Continue reading