Category Archives: Gratitude

How To Love Life – Even When Shit Goes Sideways

These words came to me in the wee hours of the night, weeks ago. Loud. Really loud. My plan was to keep them to myself, but today I decided differently. I love my life. In this moment I truly love it. And it's not because it's "perfect". It's actually a terribly big f***ing glorious mess.…
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How Relationships Mirror Self Worth

Self Worth. Sometimes your greatest teachers in life had no idea what they taught you. Especially those who treated you the worst. The day you said, "I deserve much better that this" was the day you graduated from their class. I have a handful of gals in my world that are all going through some…
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She Lay There, Her Heart Spilling its Contents…

  Not a typical type of post for me. It came to me this morning while reflecting about this last year, the years preceding and where I am now. Perhaps it speaks to you. XOXO Love Jackie She lay there, her heart spilling its contents on the shower floor. The pain too much to bare, gut…
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A Few Words About Infidelity…

Its evident that the subject of infidelity is trending right now, both on the news and off. The recent hacking of the Ashley Madison website which describes itself as, “the online personals & dating destination for casual encounters, married dating, discreet encounters and extramarital affairs”, garnered some pretty hefty media attention and stirred up a…
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How Dealing With Resistance Opened the Floodgate

The last few days have been EPIC. Finding a way to put this into words has been really challenging.  This past weekend taught me so much, and things keep unfolding as the days go by. I'm soaking it all in. I'm on the receiving end of a few wonderful things these last few days. Seemingly,  being commited and…
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How to Set Boundaries…Step One

"Chaos breeds where boundaries are absent" Hey you! Yes you...you reading this right now, you KNOW who you are. I'm going to start this off with a great big thank you. Yes you heard what I said, THANK YOU! You just keep pushing the limits and this girl (me) has been in dire need of learning how…
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How Badly Do You Want “It”?

I'm feeling the challenges and the growing pains this week. I've had to release, reassess, make modifications and tweak a few things. It's apparent that some of the things I'm doing aren't giving me the results I'm looking for so it's time to make some adjustments. As with anything in life, if what we are doing isn't…
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Divine Relationships – The Straight Goods

This morning I posted a quote on Facebook that I love so very much, it's appeared once before on my blog, with a post titled "The Simple Truth About Friendship".  I usually keep my blogs posts to once weekly but I have something in me I just need to get out! Okay, but I'm getting…
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Be Careful What You Ask For!

I've got a ton of thoughts swirling in my head these days, and as always the people, places and things in my life continue to bring my attention to how very much the universe is indeed conspiring in our favor and...how very powerful the act of setting an intention is. The challenge here being is that "when…
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What Does Being AUTHENTIC Really Mean?

 This past weekend I had the opportunity to network and meet a ton of people. Each one of them making their own mark in the world, sharing their area of expertise and providing a valuable service that is in alignment with what they love to do. Part of the reason I originally created the Gal Pals…
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