The Call of the Spiritual Warrior

I came across this “letter” today, and it felt so important to share it during these times of upheaval and uncertainty when we are all seeking our better selves, calling on others to do the same, and holding the line of boundary for those who have not been...

2017 Weddings – Thank YOU!

I have wrapped up wedding season for 2017. Here’s a photo of the rehearsal on Friday night with Sarah Felmet and Christine Gray. I’ll post a photo of the wedding when I get an “official” pic of the brides. For now, I will send a HUGE thank you...

Compassion for ourselves and others

Today I’d like to share a quote by Pema Chodron about the way life works to keep us in balance to show up in our best way for ourselves and each other. This resonated with me today, and I hope it does with you, too.   “Life is glorious, but life is...

Integrity – All You All The Time

I’ve been talking about integrity for a long time…both to myself and to others. Integrity is the quality from which all our other positive qualities can sprout. When what you believe, what you say, and how you act are in alignment, you are integrated,...

Vino & Vulvas in the Mountain Xpress

For over 2 1/2 years, I have been part of the Vino & Vulvas coordinating group in Asheville, NC. I’m super excited to be leading our expansion into New York! ┬áHere’s a great article in Asheville’s Mountain Xpress weekly paper about our work....

Congratulations, JulieAnn & Tyler

This wonderful couple got married in the coldest spring weekend I’ve ever seen. It was 44 degrees and raining the whole time, but they were happy and smiling through it all!   “DiAnna was nothing short of EVERYTHING I was looking for in a wedding...

Parenting as Spiritual Practice

Just a couple weeks ago I gave a sermon entitled: Parenting as Spiritual Practice. Within a few days I received a call (from someone who had no idea where I’d been or what I’d been speaking on) to participate in an online summit of experts on the topic of...

Wedding Review: Pamela and Ed

Our ceremony created by Reverend DiAnna was a true highlight of our wedding. The Reverend crafted a unique, funny, and engaging ceremony for us. We immediately clicked with Reverend DiAnna the first time we Skyped with her. She really listened to our preferences and...

Wedding Review: Melissa & Kenny

When I create a wedding ceremony, I try to create a feeling of comfort, wonder, laughter, and sentimentality. In January of this year, I think the creative process between the couple, Melissa & Kenny, and me hit all these elements. Here’s a couple photos of...