3 Ways to Build Your Confidence

Ways to build your confidenceOne reader recently asked me a question that kind of put me on the spot. I felt I did not have a single template for her (or anyone else) to follow that would provide her with the ultimate answer she was looking for.

Diana Lopez’s question:

I love painting portraits of people, places and sceneries. I want to take my passion to another level but, I’m just too intimidated to put myself out there. I’ve met so many great painters and attended numerous seminars and expeditions. I always end up feeling that maybe my work isn’t good enough Continue reading

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Waiting For an Opportunity to Knock? Maybe, It Already Did

Stop looking for itHave you ever had a moment of sudden realization where after a long exhausting period of struggle, you finally see a situation in a completely different way? Suddenly, you know exactly what to do or say that completely changes everything.

Don’t you wish you could have more of these moments?

So, how could we experience them more often? Continue reading

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Three Powerful Ways to Handle Intolerable Life Situations

how to handle intorelable life situationsWhat the hell am I doing here? It is totally inhumane to be out in this freezing, cold weather. It’s March; it’s supposed to be getting warmer, what’s wrong with this weather?”

Yup, after having spent three months in Colombia, this was the first reaction I had on my first day back in Montreal.

That same morning, I ran into a friend at the grocery store. He made the mistake of telling me, “Welcome back! You’re so lucky, you missed one of the worst Continue reading

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Where Do You Find The Hidden Key to True Happiness?

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“True Happiness Lies Within”

Most of us have heard these beautiful words being spoken many times. Whether or not we practice any form of spirituality, on some level, we believe this to be true even though we may not have truly experienced it and know it to be true.

So, these words are just a beautiful, poetic phrase but, do we really understand their true profound meaning? If the seed of happiness is within all of us, why do we keep searching for happiness in money, fame, power, appearances Continue reading

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Revealing Your True Motives

revealing your true motivesThis is the last post of a 3 part series on why we are made to wait for something worth having. You might prefer to start with reading reading the introduction here.

Note: I have created these series using a Colombian couple’s story of the suffering and difficulties that Colombians endured for 30 years and still live today. Through their personal views, experiences and lessons learned, I discovered 3 great reasons why waiting is a part of our journey to achieving any goal… right through to finding your life’s purpose!

A very special thank you to Lina and Jaime for sharing their story

Here’s the 3rd reason: Continue reading

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How Building Patience Can Transform Your Life

patience can transform your lifeThis is the second post of a three part series on why we are made to wait for something worth having. You might prefer to start with reading the introduction here.

Note: I have created these series using a Colombian couple’s story of the suffering and difficulties that Colombians endured for 30 years and still live today. Through their personal views, experiences and lessons learned, I discovered three great reasons why waiting is a part of our journey to achieving any goal, right through to finding your life’s purpose! Continue reading

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How Do You Prepare for Your Long-Awaited Dream?

prepare long-awaited dreamThis is the first post of a three part series on why we are made to wait for something worth having. You might prefer to start with reading the introduction here.

Note: I have created these series using a Colombian couple’s story of the suffering and difficulties that Colombians endured for 30 years and still live today. Through their personal views, experiences and lessons learned, I discovered three great reasons why waiting is a part of our journey to achieving any goal, right through to finding your life’s purpose! Continue reading

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3 Good Reasons Why We Are Made To Wait For Something Worth Having

worth waitWe all know the feeling of waiting. Whether it’s waiting to hear back after a job interview or waiting to get a promotion or, waiting for a difficult or bad situation in our lives to resolve. Can you feel the frustration, anxiety and anger?

Then, there’s waiting to finally achieve your dreams. We work so hard towards doing the thing we love the most. Yet, something always seems to come in the way. How could this be? If we do what we love, shouldn’t it be Continue reading

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Does Being Busy Make You Accomplish More?

being busyI’ve always been told to be a very patient and relaxed person by everyone in my surroundings. Just a few days ago, I was catching up with a friend I haven’t seen for about two years on Facebook. His first comment was, “Hope you’re doing fine and are as relaxed as I knew you.”

So, I believed this to be true about myself… until NOW! Continue reading

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Sticking To Our Goals: Becoming a Better Version of Ourselves

achieving goalsMost of us want to start the New Year with great intentions of making changes that will bring a brand new freshness in our lives. If you’re among this group of people, you probably already have a list of things or goals that you’ve set out to begin doing as the clock strikes midnight into New Year’s Day.

I have two questions.

  1. How many times have you set these goals in the past at precisely the same time of the year?
  2. Have you been able to follow through your list of goals for more than two weeks or two months?

If you’re like me, the answer is Continue reading

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