Tag: life

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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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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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WHAT PRICE ARE YOU WILLING TO PAY FOR YOUR DREAM?

Have you ever found yourself sharing your dream with someone and instead of receiving encouragement, their response was like a punch in the stomach? Perhaps the well-meaning counsel of friends and family ignited your deepest fears and left you paralyzed,  wondering if it was really worth it to pursue the dream. Perhaps your own inner critic was the loudest voice that made you give … Read More WHAT PRICE ARE YOU WILLING TO PAY FOR YOUR DREAM?

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GUESS WHO’S REALLY RESPONSIBLE FOR THE GLASS CEILING

Do you ever find yourself thinking up a list of reasons why finding a new job will be impossible? Note, you’ve identified all of the obstacles that will arise, like you can predict the future and you can read other peoples’ minds… Bringing change to your life, especially in the workplace when you have a great salary, awesome benefits, an amazing pension plan, and … Read More GUESS WHO’S REALLY RESPONSIBLE FOR THE GLASS CEILING

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WHO YOU ARE IS WHAT YOU WEAR

Do you have these two categories in your closet? Work clothes and everyday clothes? Your work clothes are items you only wear to work, and your everyday clothes are the ones you wear when you don’t go to work? Common sense isn’t it. You would never be caught dead with work clothes at a party, and when you get home from work, the first … Read More WHO YOU ARE IS WHAT YOU WEAR

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WHAT NO ONE TELLS YOU ABOUT NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS

Do I have your attention? So you’ve struggled to successfully reach last year’s resolutions, and you’re dead set on making sure that doesn’t happen again. You feel it in your gut that this year will be different. You want to make sure 2018 is the year to remember; and believe me, it can be. If you feel you’ve fallen into a routine where the … Read More WHAT NO ONE TELLS YOU ABOUT NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS

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That’s a Great Idea … and other ways you avoid the truth

Do you ever find yourself avoiding what it is you really want to do? Maybe you’ve always dreamt of writing a book, but you can’t imagine how that could become a reality, so you’ve settled for a corporate position where there’s no writing involved. You’re pursuing plan B (the status quo) when all your heart really wants is plan A (the dream). You walked … Read More That’s a Great Idea … and other ways you avoid the truth

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What You’re Missing Out On … and don’t even know it!

In 2015, my employer asked me to drive out of town to work with a new client. Unlike my peers, I didn’t take my driver’s course and test at the age of 16. I never had a strong desire to get behind a car wheel, let alone drive on a highway. So, for many years I avoided driving unless it was absolutely necessary. Not … Read More What You’re Missing Out On … and don’t even know it!

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How to Create Meaningful Change

Imagine your life as it is right now. You live day by day, behaving as you’re expected to. But secretly, you have a desire to experience more. You collect items or pictures of things you wish to have or experience. It’s your best-kept secret. The greater part of it is kept deeply hidden in your deepest daydreams and stored neatly in your imagination. You … Read More How to Create Meaningful Change

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WHY SAYING “I CAN’T” LIMITS YOUR OPTIONS

In the last two months, my life took a turn for the better, but I still felt uneasy. Why? Cause old habits die hard. After a month of flexible plans and being open to anything new, my mind (the old me) started knocking. I allowed worry to take up some space on decisions I had previously made confidently. What if became loud. I took some … Read More WHY SAYING “I CAN’T” LIMITS YOUR OPTIONS

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HOW FEAR CAN GET IN THE WAY OF YOUR HAPPINESS

Fear follows us everywhere. In my opinion, how you deal with fear determines how you will navigate through life. If you let fear get in the way, nothing will ever change. If you learn to face your fear, you’ll create amazing new experiences. I’d like to share with you one of my experiences dealing with fear. Fear has always been a guiding force in … Read More HOW FEAR CAN GET IN THE WAY OF YOUR HAPPINESS