Mercury Retrograde in Scorpio: From the Darkness into the Light

[pullquote]Mercury will be retrograde from Monday, 10/21/13 through Sunday, 11/10/13[/pullquote] #3 in a Series of 3 Mercury gets a bad rap. Every 4 months or so, Mercury turns retrograde (meaning it appears to move backwards in it’s orbit around the Sun) and much like our forebears, everyone wigs out. Yes, this cycle tends to bring…

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…

Stepping Into the Light – Working with Your Sun Sign

Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself.”— Desiderius Erasmus Working from my home office requires a great deal of self-motivation. There are times when I find myself slipping into a lonely space and I lose focus; or worse my Saboteur (you know that nasty inner voice that whispers mean things in your ear)…

Your Sun Sign Energy: Are you running on fumes?

[buzzsprout episode=”82530″ player=”true”] [pullquote]Your Sun Sign, or Solar Energy, is what fuels your personal impact on the world. Is it warming you or leaving you cold?[/pullquote] Your Sun Sign (what most people call “your Sign”) is an important piece of the puzzle of you. By no means is it the only piece, but it does…

The Elephant in a Dark Room by Rumi

This begins a collection of stories, quotes and parables for Meditation… The first considers how we, trapped within our body’s perceptions, are challenged to understand the nature of our Souls. [buzzsprout episode=”68714″ player=”true”] The Elephant in a Dark Room by Rumi Translated by E.H. Whinfield, M.A. found on this site. Some Hindoos were exhibiting an…

Overwhelm & Procrastination: Break free of the Pattern!

Before you can break free of Overwhelm & Procrastination you’ve got to recognize that there is a pattern… http://www.buzzsprout.com/3089/46494-overwhelm-procrastination-break-free-of-the-pattern.js?player=small My more recent posts have looked at Overwhelm, Procrastination, Perfectionism and Survival Mode… what have they got in common? They constitute a pattern that I’m coining as OPPS℠. There are no doubt times in our lives…

Announcing A New Approach to Overwhelm & Procrastination

For the past few months I’ve been developing an exciting workshop collection! (I will announce workshop dates as they become available). What has emerged is a new Life Development paradigm to increase personal awareness and create transformational change towards your intentional life. Over the coming weeks, I will be publishing this new series in blogs…

The Gratitude Biscotti

[buzzsprout episode=”29667″ player=”true”] It all started last night… My mentor insisted that I watch “The Secret”. This time I actually did as she suggested. 😉 If you haven’t seen this film, or read the book by Rhonda Byrne, you really need to. This book/film will change your life if you choose to let it. Many…

“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…