Category Archives: Love & Relationships

The Secret To Getting What You Want

Everyone feels misunderstood at times—even those on the world stage.  I’d like to introduce you to a dear friend and change-maker who is courageous enough to share her journey. This twenty-five-year-old is working to reduce violence and gender discrimination while empowering women in Pakistan.  Her parents are proud but they are concerned about her safety.…

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Have You Ever Been Flaked On?

...you know, when you make plans with someone and they’re a no-show. Are you the one who takes commitment seriously and often find yourself disappointed and hurt when others cancel at the last minute? OR Do you make commitments with others and reserve the right to CHANGE YOUR MIND depending on how you feel in…

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Digging Deeper for Love

“All the buried seeds crack open in the dark, the instant they surrender to a process they can’t see.”  Mark Nepo As far as I’m concerned, surrender is a swear word.  I’ve spent a large part of my life in resistance and have only recently come to realize it’s because I’m addicted to the-need-to-know.  I…

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What’s the Key to Your Heart?

In the previous blog, I began discussing about the importance of knowing ourselves first and asking for what we need before we can build a meaningful, lasting relationship with others.  I am now writing in order to build upon that theme and how well-intentioned people can love one another and also miss the boat on…

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Prince Abdul Aziz and I Discuss Our Cultural Expectations

On Honor and Respect...One thing is for sure, as much as I say I'd like a simpler life, there's a part of me that loves royal treatment.  More importantly, the feeling of being respected and honored by another is an unmistakable experience of the heart.  As my plane was landing in Saudi Arabia, I remembered…

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