Awareness, Choices, Growth, Personal Resonsibility, Positive Living

Make a Promise to Live Your Best Moment Today

Go ahead and try this today. Whether you know exactly which direction you're going, or exactly what you want to do. Whether you're doing what you love to do, or you're stuck doing what you hate to do. Whether you're in good health or bad, confident or terrified, inspired or expired, depleted or invigorated, vibrant… Continue reading Make a Promise to Live Your Best Moment Today

Choices, Choosing Balance, Daily Balance, Happiness, Personal Resonsibility, Self-Care

Making Sure We Get What We Need by Practicing Self-Care

How often do we take time to get what we need? It’s so easy to get lost chasing what we want. Things to make life more fun, more entertaining, or looks more plentiful and successful? While it’s a blessing to reap the material rewards of hard work, commitment and dedication, it’s never sufficient enough without… Continue reading Making Sure We Get What We Need by Practicing Self-Care

Choices, Emotions, Growth, Mindfulness, Motivation, Personal Resonsibility, Positive Choices

Just Keep Showing Up Through Good or Bad Times

Life is about learning and growth, and some days the best we can do is simply show up. Some days, our "best" feels worse than not good enough, it feels pathetic. But, that doesn't have to be the end of our story. What can we do on a "bad" day? Continue to show up! Just… Continue reading Just Keep Showing Up Through Good or Bad Times

Authentic Living, Growth, Life Coaching, Motivation

Wanting and Wishing for a Mentor

Through history mentors have been a priceless resource offering apprenticeships in an array of areas like education, art, philosophy, religion, politics, and craftsman. The expert training the young and inexperienced person aspiring to become a master. Mentors take the camaraderie of like-minded people to the next level having lived the life we want to live… Continue reading Wanting and Wishing for a Mentor

Choices, Controlling our Emotions, Emotions, Growth, Personal Resonsibility, Positive Choices

Regret Isn’t Always a Bad Thing

Regret suggests feelings of sadness, disappointment, and unhappiness over something that’s been done, particularly when we feel we’ve missed an opportunity. It’s hindsight. Well, it’s true that hindsight is 20/20,  and by definition, only comes after something has passed, so of course we can clearly see the better option or missed opportunity, later on. But… Continue reading Regret Isn’t Always a Bad Thing

Awareness, Choices, Controlling our Emotions, Growth, Personal Resonsibility

The Upside of Difficult People in Our Life

You may doubt there’s an upside to dealing with the difficult people in our lives, but there is. And while it’s never easy, I discovered it’s also a learning opportunity. This is bravery: using the challenge of daily life to sharpen our mind and open our heart. Sakyong Mipham Early on, I used to feel… Continue reading The Upside of Difficult People in Our Life

Authentic Living, Awareness, Choices, Growth, Personal Resonsibility, Positive Choices

One Moment at a Time

Life happens one moment at a time. This is the only place we "actively" live. The rest is memory and dreams. Wherever you are, whoever you’re with, whatever you’re doing... be there! Be wholly there! Being present is living life to your fullest. It's not missing out on the joys we're gifted. And it's not… Continue reading One Moment at a Time

Awareness, Choices, Growth, Personal Resonsibility, Quotes

Seeing Possibility

I used to worry about the labels others placed on me…until I realized my limitations weren’t coming from their labels…but from my own.” Dr. Steve Maraboli Have you fallen for labels and limitations others have put on you? Others don't dictate or determine our direction or progress. We hold that power. Have you overcome limitations… Continue reading Seeing Possibility

Awareness, Choices, Emotions, Growth, Personal Resonsibility

Habits That Hold Us Down

When I'm focused on heading a new direction, I'm pumped up and ready to take-action but first I take stock of troublesome behaviors, because I've got to be doing some things that undoubtedly don't serve my betterment. I need to make space for more helpful habits by removing ones that are heavy, negative weight. A… Continue reading Habits That Hold Us Down

Awareness, Choices, Growth, Lifestyle Transformation, Personal Resonsibility, Quotes

Accurate Assessment Is a Crucial Skill for Self-Growth

When we set out on a new journey of growth and development, it's a learning curve figuring out how to properly assess our life. By surrendering to this truth of proper assessment early on, we gain a powerful frame of mind which provides a safety net when we become frustrated, impatient, or ultimately, despondent with… Continue reading Accurate Assessment Is a Crucial Skill for Self-Growth