December 31, 2015 theadventuresofdd 1Comment

HAPPY NEW YEAR’S EVE! In many ways, this is one of my favorite holidays of the year. I love it because it forces us to do an internal audit – and challenge ourselves to claim responsibility for our lives, and decide to make a change. Or not! Whatever floats your boat. I personally like to set tangible, achievable goals for myself, and I typically write about them here. You can go back in the archives and see I’ve written about New Year’s Eve every year since I’ve started this blog. And here it is – NYE, 2015 and I have…

December 30, 2015 theadventuresofdd

18 Sacred Intentions to set for 2016 Link to MindBodyGreen 1. I will take less and give more. 2. I will work less and live more. 3. I will do less and be more. 4. I will speak less and listen more. 5. I will buy less and simplify more. 6. I will have fewer distractions and more time for reflection. 7. I will be less realistic and dream more. 8. I will complain less and appreciate more. 9. I will worry less and surrender more. 10. I will judge less and understand more. 11. I will hate less and…

December 28, 2015 theadventuresofdd 1Comment

I’m feeling passionate today. Focusing on letting my passions be my guide – photography, hiking, outdoors, the ocean – all the first things that come to mind. And wellness. What are your passions? 3 Things To Know About Following Your Passion Before You Do It 1. Passion – Your passion will attract others to your cause. We are drawn to passionate people. I don’t care if you are flat broke, when you have a fire inside your soul, people are drawn to that. It ignites the human spirit in all of us. 2. Purpose – Know the why behind your business. This…

December 15, 2015 theadventuresofdd

My faves below…. “Cheryl Strayed’s power in is her succinctness. In a few words she says it all, and she doesn’t back down until you get that you are the only one who can live your life, so you better do it with love and courage because that is the only choice. We all need to hear that often.” “Trust that all you’ve learned was worth learning, no matter what answer you have or do not have about what practical use it has in your life. Let whatever mysterious starlight that guided you this far guide you onward into the crazy…