Thursday 05th August 2021,
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3 Critical Fuel Sources and Strengthening Sets

3 Critical Fuel Sources and Strengthening Sets

We can want to make a change, but if we don’t receive energy or strength from a source that is in alignment with the change we want to make, it is like moving against the wind…for example, if you want [...]

June 22, 2013 Balance, Blog Posts

What are You Giving this Holiday Season?

‘Tis the season, after all, so let’s take a moment to consider how we are really celebrating this year. Begin by thinking about what you are giving. In each moment, in every beautifully wrapped box, we have an extraordinary opportunity [...]

December 23, 2011 Balance, Blog Posts

8 Small Gestures You Can Do to Brighten Someone's Day

I went for my morning coffee, and a complete stranger completely made my day. She gave me a huge grin, and said she liked my shoes! I immediately smiled back, and complimented her on her handbag. I know, these are [...]

December 15, 2011 Blog Posts, Help Others, Life

Without Judgment: Learning from Project Runway Winner Gretchen Jones

Last night was the season finale of Project Runway. I have an addiction to that show- something about seeing people create inspires me. The creation of gorgeous clothing also inspires me to switch out of my baggy sweatpants and throw [...]

October 29, 2010 Balance, Blog Posts, Life, Spark, Style

10 Ways to Make Ordinary Activities Extraordinary

It may just be a regular old pair of shoes, but a little glue, some glitter, and a couple of gemstones, and you’ve got a pair of ruby slippers that can take you anywhere. Alright, so maybe be-dazzling is not [...]

October 8, 2010 Blog Posts, Life, Self-Love, Shop, Spark, Style

Midday Break: Smile at Someone

“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” ~ Leo F. [...]

September 2, 2010 Balance, Blog Posts, Feel Grace, Life
Get Up and Dance Tonight

Get Up and Dance Tonight

It’s a Monday night, but that’s no reason not to get up and dance. Single, married, dating, with kids or without, crank up some music and dance around your house. Dancing, whether we have rhythm or not, is a great [...]

August 23, 2010 Balance, Blog Posts
What to Wear? A Smile is Our Best Accessory

What to Wear? A Smile is Our Best Accessory

The weekend is here, and you may have parties, dates, picnics, or just a trip to the supermarket planned. I often used to stress over just figuring out “what to wear”, what would “flatter my figure” best, and spent more [...]

August 20, 2010 Balance, Blog Posts, Style
How Do You Define "Success"?

How Do You Define "Success"?

A woman emailed me, and wrote: I’m thinking about becoming a coach. I saw your website, and you look pretty successful. I was just curious if you make a lot of money, or if it’s just a ‘feel good’ job. [...]

August 20, 2010 Balance, Blog Posts, Diaries, Feel Grace, Life

Midday Break: Write a Love Letter

There’s something about writing out our feelings that is inspiring, cathartic, and connects us on a deeper level.  Today, take a 5 minute break to write a “love” letter. Pure and simple. It can be to anyone – your partner, [...]

August 19, 2010 Balance, Blog Posts, Style