Be the Chickpea!

Paulette BodemanBlog, Sacred Sunday

Ciao Amica Mia, As I write to you, across the world salons and gyms are reopening, sun-bathers are returning to the beach and diners are finding their way back to favorite restaurants. For some of us … Read More

What’s Workin’ Ya?

Paulette BodemanBlog, Sacred Sunday

Ciao Amica Mia, Years ago, I was introduced to the work of cultural anthropologist, author and educator Angeles Arrien. I remember listening enthralled to her lectures on cassette tape while driving. Yep, that’s how long … Read More

What’s Your Longing?

Paulette BodemanBlog, Sacred Sunday

Ciao Amica Mia, I hope you’re well on this Sacred Sunday and that the grace and glory of spring is beginning to blossom within. As long as I can remember, I often felt like I didn’t … Read More

I’m Sorry

Paulette BodemanBlog, Sacred Sunday

Ciao Amica Mia, Here in Arizona temperatures are rising. Along with my internal thermometer and my irritability factor. Clearly as I advise you, I need to get a hold of myself. Apparently, I’m overdue for a … Read More

Freedom or Fear?

Paulette BodemanBlog, Sacred Sunday

Ciao Amica Mia, I had no idea when I started teaching and coaching the philosophy of what it means to be a Breakaway Girl and how to live your legacy every day, that we’d be … Read More

Re-branding Kali

Paulette BodemanBlog, Sacred Sunday

Ciao Amica Mia, If you’re at all familiar with the Hindu goddesses, chances are you’ve heard of Kali. I’ve spoken of her many times. And if you’ve read my book, The Breakaway Girl, you know I’ve … Read More

Happy Holy Days

Paulette BodemanBlog, Sacred Sunday

Ciao Amica Mia, Happy holy days to you. During these strange times of physical distancing I wanted to pop in on this Sacred Sunday and share a few words in “person” . I’m hoping you’re taking time … Read More

Shelter Up

Paulette BodemanBlog, Sacred Sunday

Ciao Amica Mia, I’m imagining that some days you might be feeling, “whoa, what the…please stop the world, I want to get off. I can’t take it anymore!” Here’s the thing, breaking down is definitely … Read More

My Impossible Life

Paulette BodemanBlog, Sacred Sunday

Ciao Amica Mia, It seems like a decade ago that I had the pleasure of interviewing my friend and sister author, Charlene Jones. Since then we’re now learning how to live in a world that … Read More