Broken Perfection

Something happened last week. I could not get something I had wanted real bad for a few years now. The opportunity presented itself but apparently I wasn't right for it. I was disappointed. But I strongly believe whatever happens, happens for the best. The problem is...

Pull Out Those Weeds!

This time spring is certainly here to stay! What a gorgeous weekend we had with the friends - bright, sunny days, the first barbeque of the season, and the start of grooming the garden. Those stubborn weeds have already started peeping out. Just like our bad habits....

Act, Don’t Think

"Act, don't think." Yes you heard me! That's exactly what I am saying. A friend asked me a question, "I want to restart my career after a break. But I do not know where to start. I have been thinking a lot but I am not sure how I should go about it." The answer to...

Get Used to the Discomfort

Get Used to the Discomfort

In the last Magic Monday post - "Setting the goals that you love" - I shared my process of finding out what YOU want to achieve. I hope you made time to finish the exercise for yourself. How did you feel after finishing the goals exercise? Was there any discomfort,...

Setting the Goals you LOVE

Setting the Goals you LOVE

This is the time of the year to talk about it, isn’t it? Goals can take many forms. Goals may be those new year’s resolutions that are so infamously broken or the unshared wishes that you secretly hope materialize in the new year. Whatever the form is, goals are meant...

Love What You Do

Love What You Do

First of all, thank you so much for your enthusiastic response to my 1st Magic Monday post - "Do You Really LOVE It". I have received quite a few comments, messages, and phone calls since the post was published. While writing the post, I had thought to myself that if...

Do You Really Love It?

Do You Really Love It?

I have discovered that unless you truly love - not like, LOVE - what you do, you will not be happy or become an expert at it. You might even manage to be "successful" in the eyes of the world. But you know from within that it still does not give you a sense of...