Stories of Shift: Dreams Evolve

Lindsay Walz joined our show this past Tuesday to share her experience(s) of shift. Lindsay is the founder of courageous heARTS, a non-profit organization geared to provide a free, safe space for young people with the intention to heal and empower. Although this had been a dream of hers for some time, last year, Lindsay…

Stories of Shift: I define who I am, Not MS

Michelle Brown was an absolute beam of sunshine to interview. In fact, if she hadn’t told us, we probably would never have known that she’s in a wheelchair. Twenty years ago Michelle was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis. It took her a little while to accept and then move forward, but she is now a fabulous…

Stories of Shift: Gifts from the Unexpected

Every situation can be converted into an awakening moment with a shift in your perception. To give you clarity on what I mean by “shift in your perception”, in the followings paragraphs I’ve provided one of my personal awakening moments. Take notice how a shift in my perception converted a deceptive perception experience into a…

Driven? You’ve probably experienced this

Let’s hear it for all the ‘driven’ people out there. There’s few things more attractive that people who are passionate about what they do and go out and achieve big, lofty goals. We’re an awesome bunch striving to change the world for the better. Driven people can get things done – amazing-dream-inspiring things Passionately-driven people…

Expect Only Experience

and you won’t be disappointed. Experience is what you get when you didn’t get what you wanted. -Randy Pausch It is not up to us to create expectations but to follow our passion. We want to picture the goal. We have a inner desire to be able to label success or failure. Our brains want to…

Self-love Manifests a Tribe

Perhaps we should love ourselves so fiercely, that when others see us they know exactly how it should be done.  -Rudy Francisco Others will treat us as we teach them to treat us. If we act like a doormat, we will often be walked on. It may not seem fair, but it’s a truth of…

Stories of Shift: Confidence and Worth

Barbara Iuliano is a life coach bringing confidence and self-worth to people all over. Her current passion for supporting people to find their best life comes from a life-time of low confidence and self-worth. She discussed her story with us on the Inviting Shift Show that you can watch here, but here’s the overview. Something…

How to Find Purpose Through Pure Love and Confidence

Guest post by Barbara Iuliano: Your purpose is just as desperate to find you as you are to find it. Life is such an intricate yet fascinating journey, isn’t it? We rise up and climb the highest mountains while simultaneously hitting the rockiest of bottoms. Cardiology gives us the best metaphor to describe this, life…

Challenges are how we prove how far we’ve come

It’s true. Challenges are the fourth phase of shift because they solidify our transformation. How we react to the challenges that come determine how far we’ve transformed. So often I hear, but I thought I was past this because I got my a-ha. I know that this old story isn’t true, yet it keeps coming…

What’s Your Trigger?

Every person offers us gifts. It is up to us to find the value. Everyone leaves a mark on our canvas, no matter how small. Among the thousands of people we’ll meet in life, there’s bound to be a few that we, well, would rather not have to connect with. Sometimes we know why we…

The Shift of Seasons

“Spring passes and one remembers one’s innocence. Summer passes and one remembers one’s exuberance. Autumn passes and one remembers one’s reverence. Winter passes and one remembers one’s perseverance.” -Yoko Ono I’m sure you’ve noticed that you feel differently with each season. It doesn’t matter what is going on in your particular circumstances, the seasons each…

Stories of Shift: Loving myself more

Some of our greatest shifts come from loving someone else enough to move our own care forward. Let me tell you a story of shift of my own to explain. [Warning – true vulnerability here.] About 8 years ago, my ex-husband wanted to put my child on ADHD medication. He was five. He wanted to…