Christine

Abandoning the Tribe OR The Hero’s Journey?

– Posted in: Authenticity, Choice, Living a Fulfilling Life, Living in Choice, Personal Growth, Saboteur, Soul Development, What's Your Piece?

When you think about "going for it" in your life, what is it that stops you? My subconscious frequently speaks to me in songs. I do my best to listen because, when I do, "wow" are its lessons powerful. (Especially now, with Mercury going Retrograde in Libra on Thursday 9/17/15.) This morning I woke up [...]

What’s Your Rising Sign?

– Posted in: Ascendant / Rising Signs, Astrological Primer
As the Observer, you are always in choice...

Today I realized I haven't written anything about "rising signs" also known as your "ascendant"... What an oversight! Your rising sign (found here) represents a few different things briefly outlined below: The side of yourself you are most comfortable showing the world How others perceive you upon first meeting you How you physically present yourself to [...]

Are You an “Epiphany” Junkie?

– Posted in: Choice, Evolution, Living in Choice, Personal Growth, Procrastination & Overwhelm, Self-Care, Soul Development
Man and Dog

Warning: This post may piss you off... If one more person tells me that their event will "change my life forever" I may have to hit them with an overripe banana. I don't know if it's just a New York thing, but everybody and their cousin seems to be offering "breakthrough", "life changing", "shake up [...]

The Calm in the Pause: Scheduling Life Balance

– Posted in: Gratitude, Living a Fulfilling Life, Mindfulness, Personal Growth
The Man in the Stone

The days are getting shorter, the shadows longer... chilly mornings are groggier as we try to comprehend waking up in the dark. Ancient ancestors whisper in our ears "it's time to S-L-O-W-D-O-W-N". In preparation for the cold freeze, we rush around, instinctively hoarding the equivalent of "dried bison" while trying to stay awake. This modern [...]

Could you be saying "No" to Joy? Mercury Retro & the Quality of Your Life

– Posted in: Living a Fulfilling Life, Living in Choice, Mercury Retrograde, Saboteur, What's Your Piece?
Hanson-Roberts Four of Cups

Many of us live in a very small room in our lives... and I don’t mean a NYC studio apartment! I’m talking about keeping yourself “small”, never getting “too excited”, “too passionate”, “too much”, to avoid feeling disappointed. But how is living an “almost life” a fair trade for never feeling disappointed? The Law of [...]