Six constraints that could be interfering with your life design

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Overcome constraints

In the Life Design Method where we actively design our lives, we are constantly working around constraints we can’t control and asking the central question, “how might I…?” This question, How might I? is the key to design thinking. It addresses the challenge and is optimistic and broad enough to allow room to discover new possibilities. Design thinking is a mindset that helps us to … Read More

Why goal-setting definitely works

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feminine goal-setting life design method

Recently I’ve been noticing that the internet likes to publish articles about why goal-setting is a “waste of time.” I’ve seen these kinds of articles on Psychology Today, Forbes, Business Insider, and other content-heavy sites. Just google “goal setting doesn’t work” and you’ll get a list of reasons why you should be complacent in your life and stop setting goals. … Read More

The best productivity hack for computer-based to-do lists

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pomodoro app

Is your productivity suffering as your to-do list exponentially expands to the point where it’s almost unmanageable? As I like to say with the Life Design Method, adding things to your “to-do list” like “organize the closet” and “empty the dishwasher” are important because our surroundings influence our lives…but they don’t belong on the to-do list. These kinds of tasks … Read More

Gift Guide: Easy holidays for the conscious giver

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easy holiday gifts

While living in Seattle, it was very hard to get around—the traffic was terrible…I hated driving especially during the holidays. I needed a gift guide for the city because doing any kind of errands or finding gifts for my loved ones during the holidays proved very stressful. Instead of driving in traffic and having all sorts of resistance and conflict … Read More

How I arrived on the Medicine Path

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medicine path

I arrived on the Medicine Path in 2011 after I was sexually assaulted.  I was twenty-three and was consequently blindsided by confusion, shame, depression, somatic dissociation, and disconnection from my intuition. Thankfully, Great Spirit guided me to find my way to a group of sisters. They were willing to help me pick myself up by my bootstraps and begin my … Read More

The key to unleash your sparkle and self expression

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emotional self expression

Do you struggle to be seen how you want to be seen? Do you struggle with expressing yourself in a way that truly honors your being? You may be repressing emotions which is preventing you from fully expressing and shining your brilliance in the world. If you think you’re not repressing emotions, I bet you’re wrong! That’s because I thought … Read More

The pervasive nature of emotional repression

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Emotional repression is rampant in our society. Think about it: What scenarios is is “ok” to have a big emotional experience? In a therapist’s office behind closed doors. Maybe with your best friend or a family member if you’re lucky. Maybe with your intimate partner. But still, in my experience I have often been “shushed” and “fixed” in these scenarios … Read More

The 3 keys to building your business

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keys to building your business and marketing

On a few occasions, I have received frantic phone calls from potential clients in the midst of launching a business. They are speaking super fast and asking me all kinds of questions: Hello?! Do you do websites? I am so overwhelmed! I need to launch this business and I need all these things! How much do you charge?! …Needless to … Read More

How to respect the wilderness

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As contemporary humans living in cities and walking around on mostly pavement, we have desensitized ourselves to being mindful of nature. Do you look where you’re stepping? Are you careful of the ecosystems beneath your feet? We are usually wearing thick-soled shoes, heals, boots, and the like so that we can’t feel what’s under our feet. In contrast, in the … Read More

5 language shifts for leadership

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language for leaders

Empowered and straight-forward communication is one of the first ways that we can start to up-level the ways we relate because language has nuance that we often don’t realize or consider. We can make implications or statements that we don’t mean to make when we use filler words, or phrases that allow us to skip creating more connection and vulnerability. … Read More