Elisabeth, Author at Elisabeth Klein

Getting through the Holidays

Are you in a hard marriage? Are you separated? Are you divorced? Are you a single mom? Are you dreading holiday gatherings? Are you dreading not having plans on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day or New Year’s Eve? Are you dreading not being able to do your years’-long...

Advent: Are You Ready?

Advent. I love this word even though I was not raised in a tradition that observes it. A simple glance at the dictionary shows me why it resonates with me. n. a coming into place, view, or being; arrival A coming into. We head into the holiday season and into the...

Gratitude Challenge

We all know deep down that we are more blessed than we acknowledge, so I’m laying down a challenge to you, my sweet readers. Every night between now and the end of the year, let’s commit to take at least five minutes to write down the following: -3 good...

How Is My Life Going, Really??

Sometimes we find ourselves stuck and we don’t know why. Sometimes we find ourselves just going through the motions and it never occurs to us to stop and self-assess. But the end of a year is the PERFECT time to ask ourselves a few questions and check in with...

Fall Blahs & Winter Blues

If you live in a region where there are four distinct seasons as I do, then you know what it feels like to look down the barrel of six months of grey, of cold, of rain, of snow, of blah. Some people are blessed with a love of all things Fall (daughter #1) and a...