Category: My Map to Happiness

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THE PERFECT CAREER vs. THE DREAM CAREER

What’s the difference between the PERFECT career and the DREAM career? Listen to my impromptu thoughts about this topic. Click on the button to join THE DREAM CAREER SUPPORT GROUP I WANT TO JOIN THE GROUP

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Oh my goodness, you’ve turned 40 and you take a look at your life and realize it doesn’t look like anything society said it should look like at this age. And not in a good way. Especially YOUR career. When I turned 40, it was the worst month ever. It’s like the realization of this huge milestone was creeping up on me, or had … Read More

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You might have already noticed that your personal life journey is very different from the mainstream. There was a time when you seemed to flow with societal expectations but in the last 10 years or so, you’ve noticed you’ve drifted away. I believe I always knew I was different.  I couldn’t quite grasp why, but my memories bring me back to my teenage years … Read More

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Remember that time when you felt as though you had made a MASSIVE mistake and you couldn’t stop beating yourself up about it? Mistakes happen.  I remember in my 20’s I used to hold onto my mistakes and just keep revisiting them over and over in my mind. This made me absolutely miserable, and it also kept me from living in the present. I … Read More

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Do you ever feel a nudge within you? A thought that keeps coming back every other year? A deep desire nudging you to pursue something a little less than ordinary … Something outside your day to day routine? And every time you have that feeling, you ask yourself, is it worth it? Is this something that I really want? What if it doesn’t go … Read More

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FINDING A CAREER YOU LOVE DURING CHALLENGING TIMES

After the current events in the world, especially in regards to the Black Lives Matter Movement, I’ve decided to take a step back from my blog to explore how I really want to move forward with the My Map to Happiness™ Programs. Whatever I decide to do, I want to make sure it will support YOU in the best way possible to help you … Read More FINDING A CAREER YOU LOVE DURING CHALLENGING TIMES

KEEPING IT REAL – AN OPEN LETTER TO THE WORLD

This month’s blog is an open letter that has no relevance to work or living a life you love. It’s about the current climate in the US and the violence against Black people.  I’m taking advantage of my platform to share my opinion. It has not been edited and simply includes my raw thoughts and emotions. #itstimetospeakup #georgefloyd —  Dear World, I’ve spent the … Read More KEEPING IT REAL – AN OPEN LETTER TO THE WORLD

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LIVING A LIFE YOU LOVE EVEN WHEN THE WORLD FEELS UPSIDE DOWN

It’s been a little over a month of confinement for most of us, and as we settle into this new way of living, seeing the light at the end of the tunnel can be challenging.    So, how can we make the best out of what might be starting to feel like an endless situation? It doesn’t matter if you’re a psychic, specialist or … Read More LIVING A LIFE YOU LOVE EVEN WHEN THE WORLD FEELS UPSIDE DOWN

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HOW TO NAVIGATE LIFE & THE DREAM CAREER

Dear Dreamer, It’s easy to lose track of our dreams and to let fear and anxiety take over when we are faced with so much uncertainty and shoved into a radical change that none of us actually chose or anticipated. I know this first hand, much like everyone else in North America and on this planet, I experienced a rollercoaster of emotions during the … Read More HOW TO NAVIGATE LIFE & THE DREAM CAREER

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HOW NEGATIVE THOUGHTS CAN BECOME YOUR BEST-FRIEND

Do you ever feel as though you’ve tried EVERYTHING to find fulfillment and meaning in your career, but nothing seems to work? Maybe you’ve spent years thinking about your career transition, but “something” keeps getting in your way. And now, you’ve become aware of this comfort zone that is slowly creeping up on you, creating a wall between you and your dreams. A wall … Read More HOW NEGATIVE THOUGHTS CAN BECOME YOUR BEST-FRIEND

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ARE YOU AFRAID TO DIE OR AFRAID TO LIVE?

Sometimes when we dig deep into the different “what if” situations that pop into our minds around a given situation that elicits fear, we come to realize that our deepest fear is the fear of death. Somewhere we actually started believing that making a ”bad” decision could lead to death! Something REALLY bad might happen… When I was completing my Master of Art in … Read More ARE YOU AFRAID TO DIE OR AFRAID TO LIVE?

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DO IT – EVEN IF IT SCARES YOU!

Every single one of us experiences fear. Some of us tend to embrace our fear: we take the next step forward even if the heart is beating a thousand miles a minute. Some of us tend to take a step back: we remain in our comfort zone waiting for something to happen that will give us the motivation to act. Neither option is better … Read More DO IT – EVEN IF IT SCARES YOU!