Wisdom Department

Take Stock of Your Life: The Art of Self Reflection

Take Stock of Your Life: The Art of Self Reflection by Angela Joyner

Ancient Romans named the month of January for Janus, their god of gates, doors and beginnings. Always pictured with two faces—one looking toward the future, the other back at the past—Janus is a fitting symbol for the turning of a new year.   As we step through the doorway from one year to the next, it’s natural to do as Janus does: look back and ahead. But this year, instead of just reflecting on the past year or making New Year’s resolutions, consider using this first part of the year to take stock of your life.What do you value? What do you believe? What do you really need? When we discover who we really are, we stop living on auto-pilot and start to live with intention, focus and purpose. Our choices become clearer. We begin to make … [Read Full Article...]

Do More Of What You Love: Living On Purpose

Do More Of What You Love: Living On Purpose by Angela Joyner

Two bricklayers are working alongside one another at a building site. A man walks by and asks one of them what they’re doing.The first bricklayer replies, "I don't know and I don't care. All I do is slap this crummy mortar on these crummy bricks and pile them up in a crummy line."The other … [Continue Reading...]

3 Powerful Practices To Ditch Your People Pleasing Cape For Good

3 Powerful Practices To Ditch Your People Pleasing Cape For Good by Emily Madill

There is nothing pleasing about being a people pleaser.I walked this path for longer than I care to admit. The upside is I learned a lot about myself during the process of getting back into the driver’s seat of my life. The most striking lesson now deeply imprinted on my soul is that, “We teach … [Continue Reading...]

Mediocre Living is a Blessing, Not a Curse

Mediocre Living is a Blessing, Not a Curse by Emily Madill

Have you ever felt paralyzed in a cycle of monotonous living? Is the very idea of being bored terrifying?I have often wondered about the space between the highs and lows of life. It can feel beyond uncomfortable to settle into a quiet, contented pace of living.Our highlight reels and low points in … [Continue Reading...]

Finding Joy in Loving Yourself: A Delicate Love Affair

Finding Joy in Loving Yourself: A Delicate Love Affair by Angela Joyner

Mary thinks she’d be happy if she could just change her weight, her looks and her job. Sean believes that he’s an okay person except for certain personality traits, such as anxiety, impatience and his quick temper. Yolanda’s shelves are bulging with self-improvement books; she’s read them all but … [Continue Reading...]

5 Signs that You’re Ready to Live a Purpose-Driven Life

5 Signs that You’re Ready to Live a Purpose-Driven Life By Patricia Young

I firmly believe that we’re going through a shift in consciousness on the planet, and it’s pushing a lot of people to take part of this transformation by “being the change”. Some of us, can hear this inner voice calling us to live our purpose louder than others. We’re being called to live life … [Continue Reading...]

What’s Your Worthiness Quotient?

What’s Your Worthiness Quotient? By Terri Britt

Are you open to receive all the Universe has to offer? Or does life feel like a struggle? If it does, you are being called to raise your Worthiness Quotient.Your Worthiness Quotient is how open you are to receiving love, support and nurturing simply for being who you were created to be. How high or … [Continue Reading...]

Surrendering Our Sorrow

Peek inside the Aug/Sept issue of #AspireMag featuring Marianne Williamson

All of us yearn for happiness and love, and sometimes we find it. Yet most of us are visited at some point by sorrow as well. A relationship, a job, a particular circumstance brought us happiness—but then something went wrong. At other times, we can’t put our finger on why, but we feel no happiness … [Continue Reading...]

5 Energy Secrets to Heal Grief and Find Heaven

5 Energy Secrets to Heal Grief and Find Heaven by Cindy Heath

‘Death is nothing to fear, it is only another dimension’~ Wayne DyerThe highly evolved understanding of the mystery of death is revealed in the above words of my beloved Wayne Dyer.  To confidently say that one should not fear death [your own or another] may seem implausible, yet it is the … [Continue Reading...]

How to Find Gratitude in the Most Difficult Situations

How to Find Gratitude in the Most Difficult Situations By Mal Duane

When you’re in the midst of something really painful, maybe a huge challenge, you probably say to yourself it’s impossible for me to feel gratitude. The truth is, you can find gratitude in anything that happens If you choose to. Finding gratitude is really a spiritual practice and the key word is … [Continue Reading...]

Courageous Living through the Power of Gratitude

Courageous Living through the Power of Gratitude by Di Riseborough

The 7-key acronym C.O.U.R.A.G.E. I apply in my business are the foundational tools I use to teach women how to live a courageous life. The "G" stands for “gratitude is the attitude that propels you forward; be grateful for the lessons learned.” However, when faced with adversity and challenging … [Continue Reading...]