Creativity, Self-Care & Comfort


Find Your Center in a Doodle, in a Mug, in a Mantra…

I admit to having a “dog with a bone” kind of personality. I fall in love with an insight and chew it until it falls apart or yields all its secrets. I also carry it aloft – sharing it with you – as if I had found a precious holy relic or the very best […]

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The Grace of Learning What I’m Teaching

Backstory: I am someone who fears desire – or more accurately, parts of me fear desire. Young parts of me. Maybe I got the message when I was little that it wasn’t okay to want, that being a “big personality” wasn’t ladylike, that being greedy wasn’t nice… who knows? But I do know it is […]

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Welcome to My New Website and My New Vision

I have a new website, a new look, and a new vision. Wait: not a new vision. A clarified one. Because that’s what we all get to do – I’d even venture to say we must do – in this life. Clarify – what calls us, what we stand for, what we live for – […]

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Why dreaming big almost cost me my self

I lived in LA in the 80’s when new age and spiritual ideas were flying thick and sparkling new. It was an exciting time. I went to seminars on abundance and wrote checks to myself for a million dollars. I visualized myself being radiantly healthy. I read books, lit candles, downed tinctures, chanted before altars, […]

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Happy New Year & Little Pretty Gift for You + Good Wishes

Helllloooo 2015, Goodbyeeeee 2014. A wish from my heart to yours for a 2015 brimming with:: Creative joy, Compassionate grit, A tenacious, light-hearted focus on your deepest desires, Soul connections of the truest, richest kind, Health shining bright and light, And a deep ever-present remembrance of your basic goodness. May you be a force of […]

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A Peek Inside My Journal + How to Own Your Wins in 2014

Here’s an entry from A Year of Daily Joy (my new guided journal that comes out December 30th). I thought I’d share my response with you. It’s a peek into my journal (with minor edits for spelling and a few details for clarification). The prompt is Faith in Your Gifts. Create a list of your […]

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Ta Da! Announcing My Newest Book + A Whole Year of Friendship Support

Hey dear reader friend of mine – I’ve got a new book coming out from National Geographic!!! It’s a 365-day Soul Check-in, Mood Lifter, and Joy Strengthener, and it’s all rolled into one gorgeous, slim, easy-to-carry-around book. Come over here to read all about it, pre-order your copy, and check out the incredible offer I have for you! Love, […]

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Navigate Your Life: Jennie Shortridge

One of the ways I am actively exploring creating my truer life is regularly busting the story that I don’t belong. Jennie helped me do this by inviting me to a Seattle 7 event a few months ago. To say I was thrilled like a little kid invited to a birthday party would be… accurate. And […]

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I’ve helped a million+ people plumb the question: How do you shape & live your truest life?

No pat answers, just imperfection you can use.

I’ve helped a million+ people plumb the question: How do you shape & live your truest life?

No pat answers, just imperfection you can use.