Tag: Living with Intention

Being On The Leading Edge Of Your Life

Being On The Leading Edge Of Your Life

This last week, I’ve been out of town training and engaged in several interesting endeavors at home. Everywhere I’ve been, I’ve met people who are excited and passionate about their life. I found myself thinking how wonderful it is to be on the leading edge of life, “pushing the edge of the envelope” and “being […]

The Importance of Being “Trauma Informed”

The Importance of Being “Trauma Informed”

It’s a difficult topic that’s so important, I’m rewriting it from last year. When people carry the scars of trauma, it’s often an invisible wound that doesn’t heal. As the quote from William Faulkner implies, people who survive trauma may feel they are living with the wounds every day. But there’s positive change across the […]

How To Release Self-Limiting Patterns

How To Release Self-Limiting Patterns

It was a powerful moment when the group recognized how patterns from their past affect them in the present. These are the unspoken fears, negative self-perceptions or insecurities that we all have. In fact, it was stunning to realize that this is common for most everyone. People often think they are alone with these thoughts. In truth, most […]

THE BENEFITS OF OUTRAGE

THE BENEFITS OF OUTRAGE

This is not about politics, despite what it looks like, it’s about contrast and how outrage motivates social and personal change. The events with the election, the inauguration and the women’s march has galvanized a huge surge of energy that has taken on meaning. When people organize around what they don’t want, the contrast of […]

WHERE’S YOUR ATTENTION – How’s It Working For You?

WHERE’S YOUR ATTENTION – How’s It Working For You?

What a strange time. Change is all around us and where we put our attention seems to be having an instant impact. The political upheaval is taking a toll, its polarizing impact affecting us all. As a result, emotions are swinging wildly from contented happiness to agitated anger, from peaceful calm to unsettled distress. The […]

HOW DOES SCIENCE EXPLAIN Serendipity, Synchronicity (and the yuk) Of Life?     

HOW DOES SCIENCE EXPLAIN Serendipity, Synchronicity (and the yuk) Of Life?     

There have been so many instances of serendipity and synchronicity around me lately, I’ve had to stop and take note. The significance of them has prompted me to do some exploration about what it means. Serendipity is the amazing turn of events when something you’ve thought about or wished for seemingly magically appears. Synchronicity is […]