May: 5 Ways to Work on Your Personal Growth

May is named after Maia, the Roman goddess of growth and productivity. It’s a time to cultivate honesty and integrity in order to prosper. If you were to plot your personal growth, it would make an upward zigzag, not an ascending straight line. A setback is part of your growth process as long as youContinue reading “May: 5 Ways to Work on Your Personal Growth”

April: 5 Ways to Build on Open-Minded Awareness

April is derived from the Latin aperire, “to open”, referring to the time of the year when flowers and trees open, baby birds’ hatch, and spring awakens. 1. Declutter One of the best ways “to open” on the physical plane is to declutter and cleanse your physical environment. Clutter is a roadblock to finding thingsContinue reading “April: 5 Ways to Build on Open-Minded Awareness”

March: 6 Ways of Letting Go

March is named after Mars, the ultimate Roman warrior of heroic actions. Surrendering and letting go are actions of personal strength and power – not defeat. 1. Observe Compulsive Thoughts Thoughts stalk you in your sleep, at a party, or while hiking with friends. They beat you to the office before you begin the workday.Continue reading “March: 6 Ways of Letting Go”

February: 5 Ways to Build Compassion

February, derived from the Latin term februum for the purification ritual Februa, was a time of cleansing. February is also known as the month of love – a time to remember the importance of compassion – toward others as well as yourself. 1. Listen to your Heart When you come into the world, love isContinue reading “February: 5 Ways to Build Compassion”