Curiosity + Gratitude = Joyful Authentic Connection

Someone: “You were right.” Me: “I’m sorry, what was that? I couldn’t quite hear you…” Someone: “You were right.” Me: “Oh, I was RIIIIIIGHT!” *insert condescending chuckle here* “I told you so. Never doubt me.” Have you ever said, “I told you so” to someone? Did you feel totally validated and in-your-face-victorious! after you said…

Avoiding Pain vs. Creating Love

In the quote above, I define the risk of love as the risk of vulnerably & openly being my True Self with another person. When I was 23 years old, I had a huge revelation about how I’d consistently approached relationships: Meet cute boy & flirt Develop crush If cute boy shows interest, put up…