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Follow Your Curiosity

JUST FOLLOW YOUR PASSION It feels nice to say, but within seconds this simple statement gets most of us stressed, confused and angry. It makes us feel like we should have only ONE thing, and we should know exactly what that ONE thing is…

October 3, 2015

A New Chapter for this Site!

***Please note, this was a post written on my previous site (rise 365), right before switching over to Wholehearted Human. ………………. Do you ever long for a big change? Some months ago Michael and I found ourselves in this spot when it came to…

August 16, 2015

The Thrill Of Change

Could change be your ticket to a full and rewarding life? I am listening to Julia Child’s audiobook “My Life In France,” and am finding it intriguing to say the least. When Julia was 36 she had the opportunity to move to Paris with her husband…

April 11, 2013

The Power of Hustle

While constant, steady progress towards a goal will help you achieve great results, short bursts of focused action will speed up the process. It’s called hustle. Hustle helps you achieve massive results in minimal amount of time. Here are 3 examples of the power…

March 18, 2013

We Owe You This…

Claudia and I want to say a big THANK YOU to the many of you who, in one way or another, supported our fight of saving two children from sex slavery. You helped raise nearly $2000 which was incredible! This will fund one whole rescue and nearly…

January 31, 2013

We Picked A Fight And It’s Gritty

Recently, I wrote a post about how it was time to pick a fight. I felt like a big, brave girl saying this since I haven’t picked a real fight once in my life! I did get a black eye once, but it was from…

December 3, 2012

The Sneak

Today while driving to work, I heard a story about cheese and how it helped one man think up the picture-in-picture feature for television! “How bizarre,” you might think. “Why would cheese help him do this? It has nothing to do with tv!”  Exactly! Let…

October 16, 2012

I’m Just Being Responsible

For months, I have been pondering what responsibility looks like when it comes to a job. It seems the idea of what is and isn’t responsible in this area is gray to most. Some view responsibility as staying in a job for years that…

September 27, 2012

Why I Owe My Present Life To A Cello

I had an idea once. It was just a silly idea, I thought. I didn’t know where it came from. It just popped into my head one day as I lay on the top bunk in a small camp-style wooden bunker in the outback…

August 7, 2012