choosing to live your life

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 [...]

Everybody Like You? The Libra Challenge

– Posted in: Astrological Primer, Astrology & Choice, Personal Growth, Saboteur, Soul Development, Sun Sign Energy
Libra Scales of Justice

If you've got some Libra somewhere in your chart, you probably want everybody to like you. I hate to break the news to you, but it ain't gonna happen. As the first sign of the Zodiac, Aries says "I am" and proceeds to discover just what that means: "the world according to Aries." It may [...]

Sun Signs of Change

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Change & You, What's Your Sign?

Perhaps you are one of the “well-adjusted” people who can recognize every moment as one that serves a purpose; you flow with what comes, you create your days and live in perpetual gratitude, giving from an endless well... Mazel Tov and a heartfelt blessing goes out to you; we need you in the world! For [...]

Courage ≠ Fearless – Mars, Uranus, Pluto T-Square

– Posted in: Astrology & Choice, Choice, Personal Growth, Self-Care, Soul Development, Uranus Pluto Square
There is no Courage without Fear...

When I turned 40 I got my driver's license. It took me three tries to pass the road test. Terrible driver? Not really... terriFIED. Then I went out and bought a Mini Cooper S, yeah the turbo... stick shift. Why am I telling you this? I was terrified to drive. I was born & raised [...]

From "Me" to "We" – Growing Compassion

– Posted in: Astrology & Choice, Choice, Evolution, Living in Choice, Personal Growth, Personal Growth, Self-Care, Soul Development
Girl running on sunset beach, Aries Moon lunar needs

If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion." —The Dalai Lama People look at me funny... always have. Maybe it's Pluto conjunct Uranus in my first... perhaps it's just because you never know what I’m going to say. Heck, I rarely know what I’m going to [...]

Mercury Retrograde in Cancer: Who’s Your Mama?

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Stained Glass of Sign of Cancer from Chartres Cathedral, Chartres France, c. 1220

#2 in a Series of 3 "Mercury governs our thoughts and perceptions and these can limit us; but Mercury also gives us the ability to have new thoughts... which free... us."1 This will be the 2nd of three Mercury Retrograde periods in water this year. Mercury will be Retrograde from Wednesday, June 26, 2013 through [...]

Gratitude in the Void – Moon Void of Course in Taurus

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The Moon Perspective... Gratitude for All that We Have

The Moon will be Void of Course (or VOC) in Taurus from Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 9:24 am EDT to Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 11:31 pm EDT when it will shift to Gemini. All the usual Moon Void of Course mindfulness applies... The Law of Attraction states that what we focus upon we [...]