July, 2012

The Real Secret to The Secret

There’s something major missing from the teachings of The Secret. “I did everything the way they said,” a friend tells me, “I sat there every day and visualized my dream car. I still don’t have it.” “I read all this stuff,” another friend says, “But it’s actually applying it to my life in a way…

Jul 31, 2012 · Read More · Comment

you can pilot your life. fly

Doubt sinks down. Hearts lift up. Every time you show up in the world in the way that is most true for you, you give others permission to do the same. Every time you listen to the voice that says ‘you can’, you fuel your engine. Spark your own fire, light it up, don’t let…

Jul 24, 2012 · Read More · Comment

outsourcing happiness. are you doing this?

“If I had a different job, I’d be happy.” “If my mom was more loving, I’d be happy.” “If my friends would be better to me, I’d be happy.” Here was my big one, and it was so big I didn’t even realize it was there ‘cos I’d believed it for years: “I can only…

Jul 17, 2012 · Read More · Comment (3)

inspiration junkie. 5 inspiring sites around the web and world

We all need an inspiration hit every now and then. Maybe every day. Here’s a few places I go for inspiration: GoodLifeProject TV Straight from the creator’s mouth: “In the show, we go narrow and deep with people who are living aligned, empowered, juicy lives and also tapping the wisdom of some of the leading…

Jul 10, 2012 · Read More · Comment

the self-sacrificing woman. I call bull$hit. an ode to happiness

Celebration So today, the makers of this ad celebrate Crystal, who puts all of her “responsibilities before herself time and again.” Today, I say screw that. Piss off. You and your health-crushing, stereotype-promoting, woman-minimizing messaging. This doesn’t serve anybody. How many times in how many ways do we need to hear this? “In order to…

Jul 3, 2012 · Read More · Comment (5)