Serenity Matagorda Isle

A Mother’s Love Defined

A Mother’s Love Defined “A Mother is only as happy as her saddest child,” is a phrase that resonated with me once I became a parent to three beautiful children.   I was twenty-three when I had my oldest, twenty-four when I had my second child, and (gasp!) thirty-eight when I[…]

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A Good Night’s Sleep Tribune Article

A GOOD NIGHT SLEEP Have you ever found yourself waking up in the morning feeling as tired as when you went to bed? It happens to me more than I care to admit. I’m a night owl that likes to tie up loose ends into the wee hours of the[…]

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Faith & Reason Article in the Bay City Tribune

FAITH AND REASON Finding the words “faith” and “reason” in the same sentence can be disconcerting for some people. Looking around in our society today it’s more prevalent than ever that in our desire to be right, we sometimes choose one, and turn our back on the other. Author, Brene[…]

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Stay in Touch Tribune Article

Stay in Touch In the morning or late evening, if you stand very still outside and close your eyes, you can feel the seasonal shift in the air. Granted, the first day of Fall was noted on the 22nd of September, but Mother Nature follows her own calendar. Change is[…]

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The Gift of Choice

The Gift of Choice Take a moment, clear your mind, and look around you.  Ask yourself the question: How did I get to where I am today, or better yet, to who I am today?  The answer to that question is in the infinite number of choices that you’ve made[…]

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Self-Care Tips

Self-Care Tips First and foremost, thank you for the over-whelming response to last week’s article on finding happiness within yourself. Many readers found it humorous that if we know better to expect material things on the outside to make us happy, so why do we keep going down the same[…]

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Chasing Happiness (Tribune Article)

Chasing Happiness When working with a new coaching client, I go through a series of background questions that eventually lead up to the most relevant question: “What do you want?” Often they respond that they just want to be happy. Individuals go through life chasing goals, throwing themselves into their[…]

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