Blossie’s Blog Option 2

  • We are life artists, regardless of our canvas
    A long entry this month my friends, but there was much to say! No time to read? Listen here!  In my book Braving It, I told the story of Max, a friend with clinical depression all his life. One thing always made him feel better: caring for his horses. Then, one day, something more: as … Read More...
  • “Let me know how I can help”: the art of healthy detachment
    No time to read? Listen here! When someone comes to me with a problem, I’ve learned (through many painful experiences!) to automatically organize my thoughts. “There are three ways I can help,” I say… “I can just listen.” “I can help you brainstorm solutions to your problem.” “I can take an active part in helping … Read More...
  • The self-care flyover
    Please enjoy this excerpt from my new book: You, Beautiful: Getting gorgeous from the inside out. Coming soon! No time to read? Listen here! Think of the last time you had a bad experience on the highway or spent an hour on the phone with customer “service” that ended up being anything but....
  • Get back up again
    Please enjoy this excerpt from my new book: You, Beautiful: Getting gorgeous from the inside out. Coming soon! No time to read? Listen here! Everyone loves the underdog. We want to root for the scrappy fighter, not the person who’s favored to win, the one with advantages like money or family ties. The underdog is … Read More...
  • “It’s amazing what love can do”
    Please enjoy this excerpt from my new book: You, Beautiful: Getting gorgeous from the inside out. Coming soon! No time to read? Listen here! When we say someone loves themselves, it’s not a compliment. Just the opposite. Loving yourself is being self-involved, selfish. It’s embarrassing to be described this way. “It’s amazing what love can … Read More...