The Success Zone

“Success” is a mysterious land for many of us. For some it’s like Shangri-La; a mystical place where everything is beautiful and always just out of reach. For others, “Success” is a “Twilight Zone”, even more frightening than failure, because it is pregnant with possibilities and potentially dashed expectations. In either case, our vision of…

Quit “Shoulding” on Yourself? Reclaim Your “Why”

Shoulding all over yourself? (Wish I could claim that one, but an excellent friend coined it, or borrowed it…) Are you doing what you “should” do? You ever get stuck in your day ‘cuz you’re “shoulding” all over yourself? You know what I mean, “I should do that…” no wait, “I should do this…” and…

Moon Shadow: Have you divorced your Moon?

Play Podcast (6:01 minutes) It’s complicated… Most people know their Sun Sign… you know, it’s the answer you give when someone asks you your “Sign”. (If you’re not sure of your Sun or Moon sign, check here.) What most people don’t know (which is equally as important) is their Moon Sign. This is pretty ironic…

Birthing Your Independence: Mercury Retro in Cancer

Play Podcast Taking ownership for our own happiness now allows us to create meaningful lives today.”― Christine Faucher-Kelley On our country’s upcoming “birthday”, we continue to ride out this emotional Mercury Retrograde in Cancer (6/26/13-7/19/13). As I mentioned in my last post, in addition to the usual Mercury Retrograde cautions to be mindful, this cycle…

Mercury Retrograde in Pisces: The Shadow From The Deep

Play Podcast #1 in a Series of 3 “Mercury assists the shadow function to the fore in order that repressed unconscious material may be more fully expressed… [giving] rise to issues that have lain dormant for the three months prior.1” “Mercury Retrograde”… the very phrase strikes fear into the hearts of many. Everyone wants to…

On Your Marks.

http://www.buzzsprout.com/3089/40707-on-your-marks.js?player=small Many of today’s thought-leaders tout the importance of living meaningful lives. They provide profound and deeply meaningful offerings to get us moving: step-by-step solutions, workbooks, and inspirational videos, transformational prose, pod casts, workshops, seminars… and nearly all of the information can be powerful, and holds true wisdom. They incite us to: make powerful contributions…

Walking the Walk

I can talk the talk, but can I walk the walk? Just this week I had an opportunity to find out.

Early Morning, January 2, 2012… “Wham!”

The flu… Fever of 102°, chills, headache, congestion, the whole shebang. Welcome to the New Year… Sheesh!

But the plot thickens… I was scheduled to give a workshop on 1/8 of all new material at a new venue! As the days passed, and the Kleenex boxes rotated, I knew I’d have to decide. Would I honor my body’s need to recover, or would I push it to the limit?

“If not us, who? If not now, when?”

“If not us, who? If not now, when?” – John F. Kennedy This is a blog entry about “Yes, AND.” Yes, there are some tough things going on out there… AND we can all get involved and make a difference. As many of you have heard, there are some unsettling events taking place in Wisconssin…

The Blessings of the Saboteur

[buzzsprout episode=”20148″ player=”true”] She’s lost it, right? How can we possibly call that little voice that tells us we’re crap, a blessing? Hmm… I’m about to let you in on a little secret that your Saboteur is going to really hate. You ready? When your Saboteur raises its nasty little head and starts putting you…