Remembering Jaiya

Posted by Tamika on September 26, 2017

I’ve loved animals since I was a kid. I didn’t have siblings around growing up, so I spent my spare time with the animals on our farm, domestic and wild. My first dog Duke was a troublemaker, always up for…

Video: How Boundaries Saved my Life

Posted by Tamika on November 1, 2016

All you need is love—and boundaries. Boundaries are like love. They always get the attention of the Universe. Wait—can’t I just have the love part? I’m a lover, not a fighter—can’t we all just get along and be happy?…

Why Joy is Better than Happiness

Posted by Tamika on July 20, 2016

Colin knows the importance of the mission. Hauling supplies into the den, three twenty-something siblings pause the old-school VCR to applaud their friend’s special delivery—sour keys, licorice and orange crush. No time to talk, it’s back to the serious business…

Eagle Update

Posted by Tamika on April 29, 2016

This is a follow-up to a previous post, “Your Brokenness is Beautiful” Thank you all for keeping the bald eagle alive in your hearts these past weeks. I know it made a difference. I know he felt it. So…