A lesson in mindfulness

We all wear a costume of our essential nature. It’s a powerful costume. Providing us with our thinking mind, identity, and awareness of life’s situations. My relationship to the world has evolved and is now based on mindfulness. Mindfulness is just another way to say paying attention to the present moment. We are aware of…

The journey begins

I can’t believe how long it’s been since the last time I attempted to write something on this blog. It’s not that I abandoned it I simply had been on a journey of self-discovery and fearfully attempting to figure out exactly who I am. Acceptance and commitment therapy which I often just refer to as…

Mindfulness seems to be working

Mindfulness Definitions Intentionally living with awareness in the present moment. (Waking up from automatic or rote behaviors to participate and be present to our own lives.) Without judging or rejecting the moment. (Noticing consequences, discerning helpfulness and harmfulness– but letting go of evaluating, avoiding, suppressing, or blocking the present moment.) Without attachment to the moment….

Started group therapy

I started doing group therapy at Bayless Healthcare yesterday and I think it was a really good decision based on the results so far. In the class the main focus in mindfulness a subject that I have spoken negatively about on my blog in the past. Yesterday was so amazing and different that I’m convinced…