Vulnerability can be your superpower!

I sat down with Gary, a tutor and aspiring life coach, to talk about what it means to be vulnerable and how vulnerability can help us, rather than hinder us. I have to admit, not too long ago, I thought being vulnerable (and showing it) was a weakness that would make me seem incapable, less-than and I don’t know, just weak! I didn’t realize vulnerability was not a weakness at ALL.

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5 Ways to Protect Your Energy and Time

When I say “your energy,” what comes to mind? At first I thought of it as some abstract, mystical thing that isn’t measurable, similar to the vibes, the auras. What I now realize is that this form of… Read More

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4 Rules to Help you Stick to Your Budget

On payday I did what I usually do and filled out my budget spreadsheet, making calculations and adjustments and more calculations and more adjustments till it dawned on me that I am borderline obsessed with my budget (remember… Read More

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Life Lesson #99 Why the Rich are Rich and You’re Still Broke

Let’s be real, I was broke till not too long ago. But no more. I’ve been learning the ways of the rich and I’m here to share these golden secrets with you. It’s actually not a secret at… Read More

Is love selfish?

Let’s fast forward to the end… why did we break up? And how is it that some people make it work? This is something that I’ve pondered for a long time. It came to mind again the other… Read More

Is life balance possible?

In a previous post I briefly touched on the Buddhist concept of “The Middle Way,” in relation to love and relationships. The gist was that we should neither rush into falling in love nor reject love altogether. Instead,… Read More

Day 17: Culture Wars—Mom why are you like that?!

30 Day Writing Challenge The other day I went to visit my friend in NYC for a comedy show and dinner. I showered, put on some clothes, did my hair and walked out the door. Long story short,… Read More

Day 16: Life Lesson #98 You’re BROKE because you act rich…except rich people don’t act like that.

30 Day Writing Challenge I’ve seen so many variations of the image below, it’s not even funny anymore. Anyone who’s ever read literally ANYTHING on how to build wealth has heard that the riches people are extremely frugal…. Read More

Day 15: WAKE UP! You’re wasting time. Why I wake up at 5am daily.

30 Day Writing Challenge Productivity is the name of the game. Waking up early has been a game changer for me. I actually learned the benefits of waking up early by accident. It began when I started going… Read More