When your fear serves you and when it does not!

  Some fear really does serve you. That basic, primal instinct to stay away from cliff edges, for example. I think it is worth acknowledging that the fear we have carried with us since humans first walked the earth is rooted in common sense and serves to keep us alive! It's the more modern incarnations of fear that are often not so useful to us. They may in fact keep us small, stuck and unhappy, rather than simply keeping us safe.  We have all heard the Jim Rohn quote,"If you don't li...
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Open Your Heart to Service – Give YourSelf Permission

It took a near-fatal accident to alter the course of my life, to help me find my purpose and to give myself permission to open my heart. It was a beautiful sunny day in August 1995. My boyfriend, Joe, and I were getting ready to go to a friend’s funeral. Before we left, I had a premonition that something was going to happen that day that would change my life forever. It was nothing more than that, no details, just an uneasy feeling. I had no idea what lay ahead or just how deeply my life ...
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