Tag Archives: Tessa Thornberry

I love my excitement

I love my sense of silliness! It starts with little things that seem insane but that give me joy. I see a bird, point my finger at it, and say, “BIRD!” And the bird flies, and it makes me a … Continue reading

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Gifting freely

I love that I have become a consciously giving and graciously receiving person (mostly). (Thank you, Burning Man!) I love myself for avoiding people who give only when they expect things in return but never verbalize the expectations they have, … Continue reading

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I love my willingness to protect myself

I love that I am willing to protect myself from others who may seek to do me harm. We have been taught so much, as women, to not hurt other people’s feelings that sometimes we forget it’s each our own … Continue reading

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Self-love and Gratitude

It has been a number of years since I’ve been actively and consciously practicing self-care. And I love that having my life be happy and stable has been important enough that I keep at it, even when the seductive traps … Continue reading

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Letting go can be love, too!

I often have a difficult time letting go of preconceptions of what I “should” be or what I “need to have ahead of time in order to make something happen.” Honestly, though? When I go on a trip and I … Continue reading

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Practice Makes Easier

I amaze myself! Sometimes things are really difficult to learn: A new job, different skill sets, learning new habits and new ways of doing things. But you know what? I have faith in myself that if I make time to … Continue reading

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My body is a lovely vehicle for my life

My body is awesome!  It’s not anyone else’s but my own, and it gets me around this crazy awesome life, with its ups and downs, with remarkably little effort on my part most of the time.  The shape and size … Continue reading

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