Peace Partnership
1 Mar

How To Be Exceptional

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We all have a need to feel significant, unique, or talented. This isn’t just a want, it’s one of our basic needs as a human being. Some people are wildly successful at their careers. Some people are much better at parenting than others. I know people who are gifted writers – despite having no formal […]

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1 Feb

Spreading Empathy 💕

In early December, I sat far across a classroom from a kiddo I have a long-term relationship with, and thinking nothing of the action, I pulled down my mask for a moment to grab a quick sip of water. He looked up a bit startled and said “Miss Lindsay!” “What is it buddy?” I asked. […]

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5 Jan

Full of Fear: An American Existential Crisis

I get asked all the time, “How do you do what you do?” The question is followed by, “I could never do that! Sit and listen to peoples’ problems all day. It would depress me.” I respond. “Of course you could!” And I do believe that most people, if they had to, could do what […]

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1 Dec

Making Sense of Suffering

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“If there is meaning in life at all, then there must be meaning in suffering.” – Dr. Viktor Frankl Christmas is about hope coming into the world. It’s about the birth of Christ and the hope his life and death brought with it. Hope carries with it the idea of meaning. That is, we put […]

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2 Nov

The Gift I Hated…

A few years ago, I went to pick up a kiddo from his classroom for his in-school counseling session. He shot up from his seat the moment I arrived (I tend to have that affect since I take them from class) and dashed back to his backpack, rummaging around until he produced a gaudy mesh-y […]

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