Breast Cancer, Fear & Informed Choice(s)

As we were taking a look back at the first 5 years of this blog, maybe you heard a little something about a certain celebrity who had a “preventive” double mastectomy. How “brave” and “heroic”, folks said of Angelina Jolie’s going public about her decision, which others rushed to validate as “the right medical choice.” …

Anger & Hatred in Politics: A Reflection of Fear (Guest Post)

I’ve never quite seen the likes of the mudslinging and finger pointing now driving so much of American politics. I can hardly keep up with the whirlwind of opinions as to who’s disappointed who and why, or who simply won’t do what needs to be done in the way it should be done, not to …

Fearing 2012, Calamity, Change? It’s Time to Let It Go (Guest Post)

Do you feel as though your worldview is transforming? I feel as though mine is in a constant state of change these days, and even though I might resist initially, when all is said and done, I find my viewpoint has arrived at a better place. The resistance is nothing more than fear – fear …

Change: Friend or Foe?

A guest post by holistic healer and spiritual counselor Christina Grant, Ph.D., cross-posted from her blog, Dr. Grant Holistic:   We have seen the end of the first decade of a brand new millennium. From its beginning, this new millennium has brought us change, much of it disturbing because of the way it overturned our …