Vision Boards for Career & Dream Exploration (It’s Not Just for Hippies!)

Vision Boards for Career & Dream Exploration (It’s Not Just for Hippies!)

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]What is a vision board? How to create a vision board? These are the questions that this article will try to answer. This was originally posted on this blog (and spotlighted on BlogHer) in 2012. I am a career counselor and teacher by training and experience. I┬átrust this process as a helpful tool in career…

| | |

The Road Less Traveled: The Connection Between Travel & Disability & Living a Life with Moxie

This blog now seems to have an audience that is made up of travelers, people with disabilities and parents of kids with special needs/disabilities. This makes sense to me, because, after all, living life in a unique way is something that all three of these groups have in common, right? Travel We travel to experience…

The Road Less Traveled: The Connection Between Travel & Disability
|

The Road Less Traveled: The Connection Between Travel & Disability

This blog now seems to have an audience that is made up of travelers, people with disabilities and parents of kids with special needs/disabilities. This makes sense to me, because, after all, living life in a unique way is something that all three of these groups have in common, right? Travel We travel to experience…

…About the "Dignity of Loss" and Stuff…

…About the "Dignity of Loss" and Stuff…

I wasn’t going to write about the “inspiring” story that’s going viral now, where the basketball player tossed the ball to a boy with a disability – who played for the opposite team (you can watch it here). I’m just kind of sick of this stuff, frankly – the “inspiring” pieces floating around like glitter-slathered…

Love Grows Courage

Love Grows Courage

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. – Lao Tzu   MeriahMeriah Nichols is a counselor. Solo mom to 3 (one with Down syndrome, one on the spectrum). Deaf, and neurodiverse herself, she’s a gardening nerd who loves cats, Star Trek, and takes her coffee hot and…