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I believe Everyone deserves to be successful, happy and abundant in all areas of their life.  This Blog addresses this belief and many of the areas of life coaching that I specialize in and life in general. Please contact me if there is a topic you would like to see covered.
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Top 5 Ways to Develop a Powerful Work Ethic and Get More Done

Posted on April 11, 2017 at 9:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Do you feel like you’re just unable to get things done, no matter how hard you try? Some people have a knack for taking care of business, while the rest of us have loose ends dangling all over our lives. If you struggle with completing important tasks, you likely lack a strong work ethic.


What exactly is a work ethic? It’s a set of principles based around the idea that there is a moral virtue in hard work and persistence.


You undoubtedly know pe...

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9 BELIEFS THAT MAKE LIFE EASIER AND SUCCESS MORE LIKELY

Posted on December 18, 2016 at 3:40 PM Comments comments (3)

"Having the positive belief that it will all be O.K. just means that you hustle and make it work because failure is not even an option in your own mind."  Natalie Massenet

Recommended Reading: Character Strengths and Virtues: A Handbook... by Christopher Peterson 

 

What are...

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HOW TO REDUCE STRESS WHEN IMPLEMENTING CHANGES IN YOUR LIFE

Posted on November 13, 2016 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Today’s Book: Search Inside Yourself: The Unexpected Path to Achieving Success, Happiness (and World Peace) By Chade-Meng Tan, Daniel Goleman, Jon Kabat-Zinn

 

One thing I know a lot about is change. Just as the seasons change, life is full of never ending changes. Some of the best changes in life...

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9 SECRETS TO LIVING A MEANINGFUL LIFE

Posted on October 13, 2016 at 5:00 AM Comments comments (0)

“It is better to have a meaningful life and make a difference than to merely have a long life.”  Bryant H. McGill

Today’s book: Way of the Peaceful Warrior: A Book That Changes Lives by Dan Millman

The hustle and bustle of daily life can sweep us away from what really m...

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LIVING LIFE IN THE MOMENT

Posted on May 1, 2016 at 6:35 AM Comments comments (0)

“You can't live for a moment that may not happen. You need to live in the moment.” Jake Roberts

 

Today’s book: The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment By Eckhart Tolle

 

It’s impossible to enjoy life at the highest level without being fully aware ...

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HOW CAN PERSONAL BOUNDARIES EMPOWER YOU?

Posted on November 5, 2015 at 6:30 AM Comments comments (0)

“You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.” Jim Rohn

 

Today’s book: Search Inside Yourself: The Unexpected Path to Achieving Success, Happiness (and World Pea...

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WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT YOU WANT

Posted on November 1, 2015 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (0)

 

“Indecision and delays are the parents of failure.” George Canning 


Today’s Book: Comfortable with Uncertainty: 108 Teachings on Cultivating Fearlessness and Compassion By Pema Chödrön


We’ve all been there. It’s easy to g...

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AN ACHIEVER OR AN EXCUSIOLOGIST - WHICH ONE ARE YOU?

Posted on September 9, 2015 at 11:40 PM Comments comments (0)


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"He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else." Benjamin Franklin

Today's Book: The Success Principles(TM): How...

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3 TIPS TO BREAK FREE FROM CRIPPLING SELF-DOUBTS

Posted on September 4, 2015 at 9:30 AM Comments comments (0)

“However you arrive at the ability to ignore self-doubt - if you can acquire it or possess it or find it or discover it - move beyond self-doubt.” Dwight Yoakam

 

Today’s Book: “The Success Principles(TM) - 10th Anniversary Edition: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to B...

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8 WAYS TO FIRE UP YOUR MOTIVATION

Posted on August 18, 2015 at 12:35 AM Comments comments (0)

“People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.” Zig Ziglar

 

Today’s Book: Way of the Peaceful Warrior: A Book That Changes Lives By Dan Millman

 

Motivation is a common commodity when you’re heading to t...

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DISCOVER THE BENEFITS OF A WEEKEND WITHOUT TELEVISION

Posted on July 31, 2015 at 12:40 AM Comments comments (0)

“As parents, grandparents, uncles and aunts we need to start getting out into nature with the young people in our lives. Families play a key role in getting kids outside.” David Suzuki

 

Today’s Book: Search Inside Yourself: The Unexpected Path to Achieving Success, Happiness (and Wo...

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GAIN FREEDOM TO MOVE ON FROM BEING STUCK IN A RUT

Posted on May 29, 2015 at 5:35 AM Comments comments (0)

“Do you feel bored and stuck in a rut? Is work drudgery? If so, you are spending far too much time bemoaning your fate and how the universe is not cooperating with your desires. Be present with and in your current situation.” Srikumar Rao

 

Today’s Book: A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's P...

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6 GRATITUDE-BUILDING STRATEGIES TO BRIGHTEN YOUR DAY

Posted on May 1, 2015 at 5:00 AM Comments comments (0)

“Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.” William Arthur Ward

 

Today’s Book: The Secret by Rhonda Byrne

 

Last night I had a group coaching class scheduled where the majority...

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LEARN TO BE LESS DEFENSIVE

Posted on April 28, 2015 at 5:55 AM Comments comments (0)

“You have to feel confident. If you don't, then you're going to be hesitant and defensive, and there'll be a lot of things working against you.” Clint Eastwood

 

Today’s Book: How to Win Friends & Influence People By Dale Carnegie http://astore.amazon.com/licodm-20/detail/0671027034

 

The last few days in my house have been very tense. My ex-husband and my oldest son ...

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Heal Broken Relationships with 4 Steps to Communicating Better

Posted on April 24, 2015 at 7:00 AM Comments comments (0)

“Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible - the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.” Virginia Satir

 

Today’s Book: Crucial Conversations Tools for Talk...

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EARTH DAY 2015 - 9 SECRETS TO LIVING A MEANINGFUL LIFE

Posted on April 22, 2015 at 6:05 AM Comments comments (0)

“On Earth Day, we celebrate all the gifts the world and nature make available to us. We recognize our complete dependence on its bounty. And we acknowledge the need for good stewardship to preserve its fruits for future generations.” John Hoeven

 

Today’s Book: Search Inside Yourself: The Unexp...

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OVERCOME LAZINESS AND GET THINGS DONE

Posted on April 20, 2015 at 8:55 AM Comments comments (0)

“Laziness may appear attractive, but work gives satisfaction.” Anne Frank

 

Today’s Book: See You at the Top: 25th Anniversary Edition By Zig Ziglar

 

Who hasn’t felt a little lazy from time to time? There are days where the most attractive choice is to do not...

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3 WAYS TO KNOW YOU'RE ON THE RIGHT CAREER TRACK

Posted on April 16, 2015 at 5:15 AM Comments comments (0)

“A career path is rarely a path at all. A more interesting life is usual a more crooked, winding path of missteps, luck and vigorous work. It is almost always a clumsy balance between the things you try to make happen and the things that happen to you.” Tom Freston


Today’s Book: The Success Pri...

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TRANSFORM YOUR LIFE ??? LISTEN TO YOUR INNER VOICE

Posted on April 14, 2015 at 5:00 AM Comments comments (0)

“Your mind knows only some things. Your inner voice, your instinct, knows everything. If you listen to what you know instinctively, it will always lead you down the right path.” Henry Winkler

 

Today’s Book: Search Inside Yourself: The Unexpected Path to Achieving Success, Happiness (and Worl...

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4/12/2015 SUNDAY REFLECTIONS AND AFFIRMATIONS

Posted on April 12, 2015 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

It’s time for your Sunday Self-Reflections and Affirmations! I’d love to hear from you your responses to the self-reflection questions if you are willing to share.

 

Self-Reflection Questions:

 

1. How much spare time do I have in an average day?

2. When was the last time I spent my time doing something that brings me joy?

3. What are five activities that I can ...

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