Category Archives: Conscious Living

5 Attitude Adjustments to Own Your Life

In the beginning of the getting to know yourself series, I outlined three basic tools—journaling, meditation, and pausing—that enable you to better understand yourself. Now, in this series wrap up, I will share five attitude adjustments that will help you own your own life. Attitude is important. While our beliefs provide the lens through which […]

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Heeding Your Callings

It’s week nine of the getting to know yourself series and we’re deep into the fruits of knowing yourself, also known as owning-your-life territory. This week, our topic is callings. The word ‘calling’ is most often used to describe a vocational calling in a divine sense. That’s not the only way to think of callings, however. […]

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Honing Your Talents

Last week’s post on exploring your interests and passions began to hint at why I‘ve been writing the getting to know yourself series. This week, I’ll make it more clear. In and of itself, getting to know yourself is important. As I wrote in that first series post, “Your relationship to yourself will be the longest […]

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Exploring Your Interests and Passions

This is week seven in the getting to know yourself series. This week, we’re going to talk about getting to know ourselves through exploring our interests and passions. A little less than a year ago, I wrote about passion and purpose after asking some friends to tell me what their passions were and discovering that […]

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40 Before 40 List: Roundup #2

July has been a good month. It became an all-month-long birthday celebration when presents started arriving right after the 4th, and has continued with quality time spent with most of my local friends, a visit from one of my favorite L.A. families, and a fabulous birthday hooky date with my love. It’s also been one year […]

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