Happy Birthday Lillian Darnell – Deepest Wishes for a Joyful 17th Trip Around the Sun

September 14 2018: My Dearest Lillian, I wish for you the happiest of birthdays.  I wish for you a joyful and peaceful 17th trip around the sun. I wish for you all the experiences That your heart desires. Walks with … Continue reading

Poetry: The Dance of Lillian – Happy 16th Birthday

I’m a month late posting this, yet I promised Lillian that I would write a post dedicated to her …. xoxo The Dance of Lillian She came into this world with her own agenda. She came missing the short arm … Continue reading

Egyptian Eye by Lillian Darnell

My 14 year-old daughter, Lillian Darnell, is selling prints of her artwork, The Egyptian Eye, to help raise money for us to attend The Chromosome 18 Conference this July in San Antonio, Texas. Please enjoy this poem she created to … Continue reading

Happy 14th Birthday Lillian

To a being who is one of my greatest teachers in this life … May you have the most amazing 14th journey around the sun. You have helped teach me more than I ever thought possible, the meaning of life … Continue reading

Latest News: Sixth Annual Lillian Presentation

Lillian’s birthday and the dawn of a new school year are upon us. This was the sixth annual “Lillian” presentation to her classmates. It began in the first grade because her classmates kept asking me “why” questions about Lillian. I … Continue reading

Lillian and Being Different Presentation


It’s that time of year again … Lillian’s Birthday!! Happy Birthday Lillian!! Every year, except last since I homeschooled her last year, I give a “Lillian” presentation to her classmates. This began in the first grade because her classmates kept … Continue reading

Mentoring Sessions: The Alchemy of You – Empowering You from Within

For the past 20 years I have been on a path of opening my heart. I believe when we focus on opening our own heart, we help in opening the hearts of all. As I continue to open my heart, … Continue reading

Walk With Me – Journey to the Center of My Soul

Recently, I had the experience of one of my 40 minute meditation sessions feeling like it was only 5 minutes. I am always in awe when that happens. I find it incredibly magical … xoxo Afterwards I wrote this; which … Continue reading

May You See the Beauty of the Internal Scars

August 25 2018: “The thing we surrender to becomes our power.” -Ernest Holmes This is a LONG post … May the force be with you … And may you enjoy and be inspired by it should you choose to read … Continue reading

A Piece of Myself Back – A Heart Opening Memory

**THROWBACK TO DECEMBER 14 2013 with Memories of 1989** (I’m doing housecleaning of my blog and came across this post that got buried before I had the chance to go back to it and add more. Seemed right to share … Continue reading