For eons, humankind has been gathering around the fire for warmth, safety, and community. When we gather, each person has the chance to be vulnerable and see the humanity in others.
What we focus on is what we become. What we think about all the time we become. So who do you want to be?
The nice thing about getting older is you start to see the big picture of your life and the world around you. If I try to force things to happen, it just wears me down.
Not to belittle anyone’s traditions – we all have them. But each of us have an unseen pressure to honor the way things were done when we were kids simply because that’s how the generation before us did it.
Don't burn bridges! This is important advice for anyone in any situation. No matter how upset you may feel, take a breath and resist the temptation to lash out.