This blog is a personal account of my travels throughout the world as part of my journey to unconditional self love and in service and passion of women entrepreneurs that I have had the privilege of meeting, sharing and learning from!
Any public issue will get to your private door eventually. If we are messing with the environment it will eventually affact you and so the list goes on. Marianne Willamson
There is so much going on in the world right now, from hurricanes wiping out islands, to leaders who respond like they aren't leading, to mass shootings, to killing black folks and the list goes on and on till the break of dawn
It is enough to get one disjointed, disappointed and anxious. Truth be told I am at that point. Wht next? I have decided that I must contribute to the solution, I have no clue what THE solution is but I know what my solution is- to be the best me, to make where I am better than when I found it, to stop being selfish, to live as though there are other people and living beings on the planet. Simple things I am starting with
recycling - there is no obvious and convenient ways to recyle where I live
using less plastic bags
giving to charity both financial and time
be my best - do my best - be…
thinks: If I try hard
enough to be heard, I’ll get what I want.
Awake vulnerability thinks: This
is hard work. I have no idea what will come of this. I’m showing up anyway.
Danielle La Porte Not everyone is going to agree with you Not everyone will like you Not everyone will share in your enthusiasm Not everyone will be ready for your idea Show up Anyway!!
Not everyone will be on the A Team Not everyone will be on any of your teams Not everyone will be in the trenches with you Show up Anyway!
Not everyone will share in your joy Not everyone will share with you, period Not everyone will share in your dream Show up Anyway!
Not everyone will be at the party with you Not everyone who started will remain with you Not everyone will be celebrating with you Show up Anyway!
Empty denotes something negative, the idea that you had something, and now you’ve lost it. But I’ve learnt recently that empty is the lack of a male presence in my head. I am empty of worrying if he will or will not call. Empty of concern for his emotions and well-being. Empty of worry regarding his actions. This might just be called letting go, or moving on, or any number of things. But I also realised that I have reached a place where male validation, whether it be professional or personal, has no baring on me any longer. And I have grown in a world where so much emphasis has been placed on that male acceptance, that I am suddenly empty. Chronicles of Salma
So, as the Universe works, as I was talking about giving advice about relationships, I received phone call by a guy asking me to go for coffee. As I was about to politely decline, I realised this must be a sign! I said yes. right away he asked if I was free on that same day - wow, talk about testing if I was ready. I said yes I wou…