Looking Ahead With Lauren: Independence Is Awesome Yet Scary

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Some of you may have read that I was moving in my previous article. I’ve been living in an apartment with a room-mate for a little over a month now. Let me tell you: independence is awesome, but it brings on a whole new set of challenges.  These challenges include new bills, more responsibility and […]

The Power of Inversions. ~ Sapha Arias

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“Maybe the only thing each of us can see is our own shadow…not the exact image, but everything reversed or upside down.” ~ Chuck Palahniuk As a child, I was the kid who lived life in a constant state of terror. You know the kind of kid I’m talking about. That little kid who always […]

WHY Do We Do What We Do?

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WHY do you do what you do? What you do, and how you do it, is secondary to why. Simon Sinek, in his TED Talk lecture, How Great Leaders Inspire Action, states the distinction of successful people and corporations as those who know “why” they do what they do, not just knowing how they do […]

Living Life Fully

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Do you ever feel like you really want to say something, but you hold back because you are afraid of how it may sound or be received? Do you resist the urge to sing out loud or dance when you hear music that moves you? Do you shrink back from asking for or doing something that you […]

Challenge Your Fears

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“Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.” – Les Brown Is there something in your life you are not going for or creating?   Can you think of reasons and excuses, maybe even really good ones, for why you are not ready or are not challenging yourself […]