Category: Personal Growth
Creating Positive Online Communities
Last week, I was inspired and desired to create a safe, welcoming and companionable space online for people to meet and engage with one other – with authenticity, kindness and acceptance…
Manifesting your desires through right aligned intentions, and growing a gratitude mindset.
The 3 Things Life Has Taught Me
Energy can be either positive or negative or neither, but it is always passed on. Like knowledge, it should never be hoarded, but allowed to flow lovingly and freely from and through us.
Mindful Musings: Character & Growth
Personal growth and continuous improvement and personal development; This is not the corporate world, there are no ceilings on realized potentials and spiritual asset worth.
It took me many years to fully appreciate my individual quirks and to realize it is through our diversity that we offer a uniqueness in service to the world(s) we live in; each soulful, authentic person being a piece of the jigsaw puzzle of human interconnectedness.
Recently for fun, a dear friend of mine and I took the 5 Love Languages test together, (I’m an Acts of Service and Physical Touch, for those of you who are curious). But, it got me to reflecting on how language and listening are all part of the communications hub. In turning to my own experiences…
To Dream A Dream
It’s no secret that constructive fantasizing (visualization) increases goal realization. Putting ourselves in the mindset of picturing what it will look and feel like when we achieve our goals is motivating, focusing and capacity building. It helps to give us a sensory framework for goal setting. And, a positive, foundational outlook to attaining our dreams.
Touch: A Sensory Story
Our 5 senses: The olfactory sense (smell) is often attributed to memory recall: like the scent of a tobacco pipe after your childhood Superintendent, Gord has walked through the halls of your building. Sight and sound we rely on heavily as navigational aides. And, taste serves double duty as both a pleasure center and detector.…
Communication. It is such a broad and weighty term. It’s a subject that commonly comes up in our workplace environment surveys and is frequently noted as a key challenge in our relationships, whether it’s work, family, or friends related. Perhaps, when we use the word “communication”, what we are really referring to is “effective communication”.