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Meditation: Just Quit.

Give up on meditation. Seriously. Just do it. Hang up your hat and walk away from the small pillow that promises peaceful presence but instead leads to back pain. Say goodbye. Meditation is hard. It can be infuriating. But when I ask a client how meditation is going, or what their experience with it has been, no one […] Read more…

The Thing You Need to Know About Expansion

Man, is it just me or have the past few weeks been super energized. I’ve really been feeling in my flow. I’ve been consistently moving in aligned ways, producing new and yummy materials, feeling totally in service with my clients. The Universe is delivering BIG TIME and I am receiving in new, expansive ways. I […] Read more…

What Death Has Taught Me About Transformation

I wrote this post way back in October, and it’s taken a few months to feel ready to release it to the world. In the spirit of courage and daring greatly, here it is today. I lost my father ten years ago today. It all started with that little knot of anxiety in the back of […] Read more…

Feeling stuck? My one tip that works every damn time.

We all get stuck sometimes. Stuck in our negative thoughts. Stuck in our old patterns that no longer serve us. And, literally being stuck to the couch. Stuck on 90s Netflix reruns. Why do we get stuck? We all have our own reasons, our own stories that give us permission to be stuck. I used to […] Read more…

How I got My Groove Back (and how you can too!)

Whoah. What a week! It’s been just under a year since I took the leap and put out a Craigslist ad looking for coaching clients. And since then, I’ve been working on and off with varying amounts of fear and commitment to get this little lady off the ground. In November, I made the bold choice […] Read more…

My Secrets to Better Boundaries

Boundaries are one of those things that coaches can’t stop going on about. But there’s a reason. Learning to set and sustain healthy boundaries with others is key to living a full, authentic life. As Marc Manson says (to paraphrase): Healthy Personal Boundaries = Taking responsibility for your own actions and emotions, while NOT taking […] Read more…

How a simple change in vocab can shift your world

In the coaching world, we’re often looking for the different manifestations of ways we block ourselves from success, whether that’s on our journey towards better health, a better career, more happiness… the good stuff we all wish we had more of in our lives. The ways we block ourselves from attaining these goals are numerous, […] Read more…

Disney was right.

Dreams literally are the wish your heart makes. So pay attention. I remember reading as a young girl that you could train yourself to remember your dreams. I can recall my bedroom bedroom, where I was sitting… and saying to myself “Joanne, tonight you are going to remember your dreams”. I don’t know why it felt […] Read more…

Ask for it, already!

“Ask and you shall receive.” “The Universe conspires to give you everything you want- just ask!” These kinds of catch phrases run rampant in the coaching and new age community (guilty!). So we get it. And we practice. And it’s hard (and I’ll talk about that at another time). But there’s something else I want […] Read more…

There is only good

There is only good means that you are only good. There is only good means that everyone else is only good. There is only good means that the Universe is only good. If we truly believe this, our only action/reaction can be love. It must be love. It is all that you are. Everything that […] Read more…