How Are You Filling Your Love Basket?

Every year I am baffled by the cynicism surrounding Valentine’s Day. So maybe the card companies and chocolate manufacturers are doing well this time of year, but really, so what? I have always adored Valentine’s Day, not necessarily for its romantic inclination, but because it celebrates love. And from where I sit, that means all kinds of love. Anyone can have an abundance of love in their life if they open themselves up to the possibilities of where it can be found. Read More

This is How You Own the Place
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“Like She Owns the Place”)

If there’s one thing I know for sure, it’s that confidence and rock solid inner peace don’t come from something outside of you. No amount of Botox injections, workouts, job promotions, coveted reservations at the hot new restaurant or club or designer shoes and handbags will sustain you in the long run. You might get the emotional equivalent of a sugar rush, but that temporary high will be just that – temporary. Maintaining real confidence is work – a daily practice and commitment. It requires patience, dedication, forgiveness, and an incredible amount of self-compassion. Read More

You Should Know Her: Cara Alwill Leyba

Cara Alwill Leyba is the author of Girl Code: Unlocking the Secrets of Success, Sanity, and Happiness for the Female Entrepreneur, named one of the top 9 inspiring books every female entrepreneur should read. She is also a Master Life Coach, host of the “Style Your Mind” podcast, and creator of the Champagne Diet blog. Read More

High Speed Train To Happiness

Why is it that certain events – the death of a close friend, a serious illness or the loss of a job – force us to take an inventory of what is really important in life? Read More