Everyone is crazy-busy nowadays doing their best to make a living and create some level of fulfillment along the way. We're putting it down at work, raising children, running businesses, working multiple jobs, running households, traveling, volunteering, building relationships, and on and on and on. With all of this doing, it's very easy to find yourself in what I call the "DO Mode". That's where you're moving through that action item list (a physical list or the one imprint
The summer is a great time to dream, play, explore, and allow yourself to reconnect to the wonderful possibilities within you. A fun and easy way to do this is with a great book that's an easy read, filled with stories and tips that inspire and help you peel back the layers of YOU and slowly begin taking the limits off your life. Here's my list of a few recommended gems for you to dig into as you savor the magic of summer. 1. I Will Not Die An Unlived Life: Reclaiming Purpo
I have an announcement! CREATIVE FOLK HAVE TO CREATE. Period. It’s a non-negotiable. Dancers HAVE TO dance, Painters HAVE TO paint, Actors HAVE TO Act, Writers HAVE TO write, and so on… But (here’s the thing) it’s not just artistic people or those who’ve chosen to express their art in artistic ways, it’s corporate professionals too, business advisers, managers, doctors, teachers, coaches, speakers,… it’s all of us. We are all here (on this wonderful life journey) to cre
Okay, so you're very accomplished. You have several degrees, earn a good living, and you're pretty great at what you do. Your colleagues know that you will always get the job done, so you're in demand. The same may also go with your family and friends, they know you'll take care of what needs to be taken care of, so you do and you're pretty great at it. You control things in such a way where no one really knows what it takes to do what you do. But amongst all of that doing
Okay, so you hear the call. You know, that inner call that says be more, do more, share your gifts with the world, make the world a better place, or __________ (you fill in the blank). You set out to pursue it, put action behind it, do it. You get some traction, maybe even some success, but things look different than you expected.. record companies aren't knocking your door down to get you, your phone isn't ringing off the hook with new clients, you only lost 3 pounds inste
Life, in this physical form, is such a finite concept, yet we often act as if it's infinite. Why is that? We say or think things like: "I'll do what I really want to do later." "I'll participate in things I'm passionate about later." "I'll be happy later." Even though every fiber of our being is saying something different. Tell me, when is later? If not now, then when? Creating a more fulfilling life and living your passions. When? Accomplishing whatever goals you'v
If you really believed in your dreams... that what you wanted most in life was possible, that you had everything you needed within you to achieve it already, that you were supported and loved immensely and would continue to be even if you made a mistake, that you were deserving of nothing but the goodness of life... What would change in your life? What could you achieve? Would you move through the day-to-day activities differently? Would your life look different in some way?