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Saying ‘NO’ is Saying Yes to You and What Matters

Saying ‘NO’ is Saying Yes to You and What Matters

Yes. I’m happy to say this Blog was first published in The Huffington Post ♦   ♦   ♦ No is one word. One sentence. It says a lot. – No. I don’t want to do that. – No. Thanks for the offer but that’s not how we do business. – No. I’m not ready to show […]

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How Do You Survive Life?

How Do You Survive Life?

I’m delighted to share this post which was published in The Huffington Post. ♦    ♦    ♦ Life is not smooth sailing. Right? It’s a combination of good and bad times – highs and lows – peace and trouble but you get through it. You always do. Things work out. You survive! How can you use […]

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Why Not Just Be Yourself This Year and…Forever

Why Not Just Be Yourself This Year and…Forever

This article first appeared in The Huffington Post.   The New Year just started and it’s a perfect time to commit to living your life as you choose. It’s the most important personal development you can work on. Set your intention and goals to LIVE YOUR LIFE! Be who you want to be in every […]

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Live Your Dreams – 25 Surprising Ideas to Help You Do It

Live Your Dreams – 25 Surprising Ideas to Help You Do It

I’m very happy to share this article which was first published on Maria Shriver’s Official Website. *   *   *   * The holidays are one of the best times to remember, renew and actually realize your dreams. The things you dream about… desire… vividly imagine in your life are crucial because they stand for who you really […]

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How do you give? Watch yourself

How do you give? Watch yourself

Have you ever been struck by how someone is kind to another person? Suddenly taken by the helpful, generous and considerate words or actions of one person to another? It’s a wonder to experience. Often a miracle and gratitude rushes through you. Lately I’ve been watching how people give. I saw people hold doors for […]

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YES! Happiness is a Choice

YES! Happiness is a Choice

I’m so happy to say this article was first published in The Huffington Post. ♦   ♦   ♦ What kind of life do you want? I say a happy one. Right? Why not! Many people believe that you’re either born happy or you’re not. I believe happiness is a choice — that you have the ability […]

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What is – Being True to Yourself? 4 Quotes to Find Out

What is – Being True to Yourself? 4 Quotes to Find Out

  Here’s what pops into my head when I think about being true to yourself – integrity, beliefs, personal values, honesty, sincerity, unwavering principles, being complete, authentic, living by what is and what is not acceptable to you, morals, ethics, right and wrong, honor, not being false, truth… The words feel good to me — […]

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How Can You Be Authentic? A Fun and Easy Test!

How Can You Be Authentic? A Fun and Easy Test!

This article first appeared in The Huffington Post. ♦   ♦   ♦ Are you authentic? The same person wherever you are – with your closest friends, at work and then with strangers? Maybe it doesn’t matter to you but most people care about being one way; being the same person in every aspect of their lives; being […]

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Choose Gratitude – It’s True Power

Choose Gratitude – It’s True Power

  In his essay The Power of Gratitude, Professor of Leadership and Change at INSEAD, Manfred Kets de Vries writes: “The words grateful and gratitude derive from the archaic adjective “grate” meaning pleasing to the mind, being full of gratitude, or being disposed to repay favors bestowed. ‘Grate’ originates from the Latin ‘gratus’, meaning the […]

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Why Not Do Work You Love? – 15 Revealing Quotes to Help You Decide

Why Not Do Work You Love? – 15 Revealing Quotes to Help You Decide

 This post was first published in The Huffington Post ♦ ♦ ♦ Are you doing the work you love? Because… either you love what you do or you feel you’re just existing in the daily ‘rat race’ We all do work. Maybe it’s parenting, construction, waiting tables, working in an office or running your own […]

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