Make The Whole Beautiful

Why You Need To Make The Whole Beautiful

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  She could never go back Once upon a time, there was a girl who fell in love. She thought he was the one, even though sometimes a little voice inside her told her that there was something not quite right about him. She said yes when he asked her to marry him, not knowing […]

The Best Advice I Ever Got

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  In his amazing book, The Big Leap (read it, you won’t be disappointed), Gay Hendricks writes that each of us is 100% of a person so each of us is 100% responsible for our own lives. The best advice I ever got Well, sometimes we all just need a kick in the pants. So I’m […]

10 Things To Do Instead Of Worrying

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So last week’s post was about why you need to stop worrying. You know, we all need a day off. That includes a day off from worrying. Here’s a list (inspired by another lovely blogger, Amy Young Miller) of some things you could choose to do instead.   Practical: 1. Make a list. Write down […]

Why You Need To Quit Worrying

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  “WORRY: a. to assail with rough or aggressive attack or treatment: torment; b. to subject to persistent or nagging attention or effort; c. to afflict with mental distress or agitation: make anxious, strangle, choke; d. to move, proceed, or progress by unceasing or difficult effort: struggle.” ~Merriam-Webster Dictionary Well, I’m a big believer in […]

The Importance Of Saying No

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“‘No’ is a complete sentence. Saying no is a right we all have. Use it.” ~Anne Lamott If you want any semblance of a life that matters to you, you must learn to say no. No to things that don’t get you closer to where you want to be. No to people who ask you […]

Why You Need To Stop Believing In Failure

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  “I don’t believe in failure. There’s either success or learning.” ~Jen Rozenbaum, Jenerations I recently took an amazing photography class from Jen at creativeLIVE. (And if you’ve never heard of creativeLIVE, you should absolutely check it out; free online learning). She spent time talking about being an artist and how if you want to succeed […]

Best Of The Blog

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  Well, I’ve been blogging for about 18 months now. I’ve had a blast, motivated & inspired myself (and hopefully others!), and met lots of new people (200,000 visitors and counting!). So here are some favorite posts based on you the reader (most views, most feedback, or most shared) or based on me (I just […]