Don’t You Dare Minimize Your Shine because of the Insecurities of Others!

I could say I don’t know where this ideology comes from, but I would be lying. Like so many things in our lives, our upbringing is often to blame.Any of the following sound familiar? Don’t brag/boast; people might think you’re arrogant. Don’t talk to___________ about your new ____________ ; he/she will be jealous because they don’t have __________. Leave the…

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5 Reasons Why It’s Okay to Dive into the Deep End of Life

I admit it: at times I can be overzealous. I am typically an All or Nothing person; I either fully commit or I leave it alone. I share the following experience with you to give you the push you need to achieve the next level of success in your life.I was so excited to hear that my former Aqua Zumba teacher was subbing at…

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3 Things Not To Do After Any Crisis (or in the midst of one)

The recent tragedy and events in Charlottesville, Virginia are so disheartening. As history has shown, the thoughtless actions of a few can have life threatening altering effects on others. However, this is far from over and the worse is yet to occur. If the truth be told, we should have seen this coming.I refuse to give any additional airplay to…

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Fear of the Unknown

If you suffer from Fear of the Unknown, you must be a perfectionist and control freak like me. Shhhh, it’s our secret: at least give me credit for making some progress.We are funny creatures. We did not create ourselves or the universe, but we still believe that we are supposed to KNOW IT ALL. But here is the problem: We…

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Fear of Hurting the Ones You Love

If you’re over age 30, the above is often a fear when making career and life decisions. With age, we often lose our fearlessness and give more weight to how our actions affect those we love. While this is an important consideration, we often take it too far.Every decision you make to better your life and pursue your dreams, is not…

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