Author Archive: TracieCarlos

The Ebb and Flow ~ ~ ~

Originally posted on traciecarlos:
As human beings we are always searching for things that are constant. We try with all of our might to get things to stay, to be, to not shift, move or let it out of our sight. The more we try to nail it down and make it stay, the more…

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Mindful Interactions

Originally posted on traciecarlos:
For just a moment, think back to a moment in time that made you sad or mad. Whatever that moment was, you had a physical reaction within your body. Do you remember what the physical reaction to that moment felt like? You could have just experienced it once again at the…

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A Simple Preference

Above all, I prefer ease. The gap inbetween. Gentle relief. A content smile. To sit long enough in that space of quietness, contentness.… As I do this, I can feel my soul fill and overflow and then I am of great benefit to all I come in contact with. Stress and anxiety have no place …

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Embracing Autism

Originally posted on traciecarlos:
 What can all of humanity can learn from Autism? I believe Autism has valuable lessons for all if we are willing to listen. Embracing Autism isn’t a popular way of being, many parents will put up walls right here and stop reading this article at the thought of embracing something that can…

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Appreciating the Mundane

Originally posted on traciecarlos:
I am a wife to a wonderful guy, the mother of three great children, completely biased of course, our youngest child happens to have autism among his many talents. I have been down the path of insecurity, judgment, fear, trying to do better than others, be better than others, feeling like…

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Perspective IS Everything

I attended the Abraham-Hicks, Well-Being workshop yesterday, the theme I picked up on was how we focus, our perspective.  My life has changed for the magnificent between their wisdom, my remembering my own power within and applying what they teach, along with many other teachers, has been life changing. “It isn’t what you look at that …

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Focus on LOVE

With some of the chaos in the world (which I recognize is minuscule in comparison to the joy and love in our world), especially recent events in a nearby county of San Bernadino, Paris before that, so many focus upon fear, being scared and believing things are going wrong in the world. Certainly, I understand …

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STAY in LOVE!

 Tonight, when my husband came home from work, he mentioned something terrible happening in Paris.  I do not listen to the news and because I am sensitive to the world around me, I tip toe around hearing about things of this nature. I recognize many well-meaning, loving people want to be glued to the television …

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“Your” Work

“If you think that your daughter is your problem, welcome to “The Work”. Your daughter is the perfect daughter for you, because she’s going to bring up every un-investigated concept you have until you get a clue about reality. That’s her job. Everything has its job. This candle’s job is to burn, this rose’s job …

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Evolution of Humanity

 We are evolving as a humanity from my perspective. It is my belief, my awareness, my understanding, my knowing our children are an integral part of this paradigm shift. Growth is never comfortable as we have witnessed when our ‘typical’ children go through growing pains, add autism or any other so-called disability to the mix …

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