As a child, I had a big imagination. I had a sweet tooth. I have since achieved success, felt joy and endured loss. I enjoy nature, food, community, work and rest…. Are these the things that make us most human? They are certainly experiences we all might encounter and which allow us to share stories,Continue reading “Being Human.”
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Do you wish to help your THINKING process? Find a way to work with your HANDS… “The most satisfying and powerful way to feel connection is through creative activity. Engaged in the creative process, we feel more alive than ever, because we are making something and not merely consuming.” Robert Greene, Mastery. Satisfaction can beContinue reading “Creation.”
No Days Off.
So in a quest to reach my financial and personal goals, promote self discipline and upgrade my life, I’ve been putting in the time to find out exactly what it’s going to take…Because Monthly Goals are just not enough; It’s those daily habits, over time, that add up quickly! Today I began a 50 dayContinue reading “No Days Off.”
“Your whole life is an apprenticeship”… A philosophy that helps us to grow and live our best lives. We are raised by our families; we go to school, college or further education; we settle in jobs with big corporations; place our trust in banks to take care of us but then often stop growing ourselvesContinue reading “Mastery.”
Top 10 ways to Intentional Living.
My Word for 2021 is “Intentional”. Intentional Living means to live a life that aligns with your values or beliefs. Whether in alignment with your personal or financial goals or developing a lifestyle that you feel connects with you more as a person…here are 10 ways to be more intentional: 1. Vision. Decide what isContinue reading “Top 10 ways to Intentional Living.”
11:11 Visualization – Meditation.
11:11… A powerful combination of numbers in the numerology world. They say the number 11 represents synchronicity, spirituality and a connection to a higher self. Today on the 11th of the 11th (November) I chose to tap into my inner self by practicing a visualization-meditation. Meditation and Visualization are practices I have heard good thingsContinue reading “11:11 Visualization – Meditation.”
20 simple joys I am blessed and grateful for… Thank you God for this new day and for all of these blessings. Coffee. A Thoughtful Phone-Call or Message. Fresh Clean Bedsheets and Pillows. Fresh Flowers. A Clean, Organized Home. Getting lost in a Good Book. Sunshine. Music. Cute animals. Laughs. Hot Water. AirCon. Chocolate. FreshContinue reading “Simple Joys.”
When a book lights a fire inside you, you know you’re onto a good thing. “Relentless” by Tim. S. Grover does exactly that. I almost feel I am training with him, centered and completely focused on results! With anecdotes of the elite athletes Tim has worked with such as Michael Jordan and insights into hisContinue reading “Relentless.”
Are You Wealthy?
September’s read, “The Millionaire Next Door” highlights the lifestyle habits of America’s wealthiest families… Let’s review how they typically follow a lifestyle conducive to accumulating money: 1. They live well below their means. 2. They allocate their time, energy and money efficiently in ways conducive to building wealth. 3. They believe that financial independence isContinue reading “Are You Wealthy?”
How to Budget: Even the idea of “budgeting” can be daunting for some. It’s recommended to track your spending for one or two months before compiling your budget. You will have a clearer idea of your various incomes and expenses and be ready to present them clearly. Be aware that seeing the numbers laid outContinue reading “Budget Basics.”