Family

Family is very important to me. My grandchildren are four great joys of my life, and I love celebrating their uniqueness and their talents. Today I want to showcase Lucy’s talent for creative writing and her great insight into some of the things that have shaped her uniqueness. The great gifts we can give our children and grandchildren are the feelings of self-worth and insight into peaceful, happy, clear-sighted living. A child’s attempts at new skills are important adventures to be celebrated, supported, and enjoyed. Their work does not have to be perfect to be fantastic, and it is so…

Are You My Mother? 


Welcome guest blogger Jeanne Rollins here to provide another example of the importance of choosing Love over Fear.  Jeanne is a Marriage & Family Therapist, Life Coach, Parenting Consultant and Writer.  She is a New York State Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist and long-standing member of AAMFT (American Association of Marriage & Family Therapists).  She now works and writes from home as ZipLine Lady: Up, up and away. Are You My Mother? 
 by Jeanne Rollins I live in a community of mothers who double joy and divide grief as naturally as tending to a skinned knee. We look out…

I’m Done Living in the Past

Susan Tolles, thank you for sharing your wisdom with us. We love your website, Flourish Over 50, and love having you as a guest blogger at Mindfulpathways. I’m Done Living in the Past by Susan Tolles One of the hardest parts of taking a giant step forward when experiencing a midlife crisis is letting go of the past. For most middle-aged women, our identities are wrapped up in our children, home, volunteer work or career. We hold on to our past hurts, grudges and anger and allow them to permeate the very fiber of who we are. The “If only’s”…

Talking Teenage

Welcome guest bloggers Barbara Greenberg, PhD and Jennifer A. Powell-Lunder, Psy.D Barbara and Jennifer  are clinical psychologists who specialize in the treatment of teens and their families. They are respected writers, speakers, and consultants on teen issues and both maintain a private clinical practice. They are the authors of Teenage as a Second Language and the hosts of Talking Teenage, a blog spot for parents to listen, learn and discuss various issues related to raising a happy, healthy teen. www.talkingteenage.com This is the link to their book. Take a look and if you have teens at home, think about adding…

Procrastination – It All Started Out in Our Childhood

I am happy to introduce my guest blogger Chantal Beaupre’, n.d., Emotional Mastery Coach and Life Success Certified Consultant. Chantal is from Drummondville, Quebec. She is a wonderful person with a whole lot to say about life success and working through a wide array of human emotions. I know you are going to enjoy what she has to say about Procrastination. You’ll find contact information at the end of the post. Thank you Chantal for sharing your keen insights today at MindfulPathways! Procrastination – It All Started Out in Our Childhood Guest post by Chantal Beaupre’ Let’s talk a little…