A Concert in Your Living Room

The first time I heard about house concerts, I was in a panic. I’d just learned that my favorite singer, Antje Duvekot, was coming to Seattle, and I had a conflict on the night of her show. I checked her website calendar and read that she was also playing a “private show” in Seattle that same week, so I reached out to the person hosting it. Turns out, the night before she was scheduled to sing on a big stage, she’d perform in the living room of a private home. Only 50 seats were available. And I scored two of … Read the rest…

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How to Meditate

I remember the first time I sat in meditation at the Chopra Center in Carlsbad, California. I had just been given my mantra, ( a sacred word that you repeat over and over in your mind). I was so excited!  I was about to begin my training! So, heart pumping, I opened the door to the mediation room. And there, a group of about six men and women sat on woven rugs and pillows on the floor in a circle. The light of the warm California sun shined in through the window. A long rope attached to a bell hung … Read the rest…

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Inspired Health & Wellness

Christine LaChance ditched corporate life in favor of following her passion. She created Vital Solutions Health & Wellness to help companies, and the people who work within those companies, create health & wellness programs that save companies on health insurance costs—all while helping employees live healthier, happier lives. Check out Christine’s take on how these kinds of programs can be implemented at companies, both large and small. And why the idea of other’s live better drives her to do this work.… Read the rest…

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Adventures in the bookstore

I had just taken a yoga class at the Skagit Valley Co-op, a health food and healthy lifestyle store in my town. I stopped in to their mercantile and found my book on the bookstore shelf. I tried to be cool about it, and not make a scene. But I was pretty darn happy about it. What a wonderful validation! This entire journey with my book, How to Live Your Passion & Fulfill Your Dreams, is inspiring, enlightening and humbling.

Thank you so much for your continued support. If you’d like to see my book on your local bookstore shelves, … Read the rest…

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Forget Mr. Potato Head. We’re Now Avocado People

This poster just tickles me. It cracks me up so much, I had to share it with  you.

What do you think?

Oh, and if you’re in the area, I hope you’ll attend the event. It’s free!Read the rest…

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Could you become addicted to real estate?

 

Phil Falcone is the author of the book, Addicted to Real Estate: Why I Can’t Stop and Why You Should Start. A full-time real estate investor based in the Philadelphia area, Phil started in the business at the age of 23 in 1989. Today  his portfolio includes commercial offices, apartment buildings, and vacation rentals.Phil specializes in buying houses with no money, without the support of banks, he keeps the properties and get paid to buy them.

In this episode of Live Your Passion TV, Phil explains why real estate investing is his passion. He offers tips and advice … Read the rest…

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A Conversation with Stacie Zinn Roberts

How to Live Your Passion & Fulfill Your Dreams

  • What is the story behind the What’s Your Avocado? personal empowerment concept?
  • Why is gaining clarity so important?
  • What is the top tool you can use to gain clarity and why?
  • How do you define the power of self talk? And what first step can we take to stop beating ourselves up in our heads?
  • How can you borrow strategy from the business world to create a plan in your life?

Find out all of this and more in the Jennings Wire interview of Stacie Zinn Roberts, author and president of … Read the rest…

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With a Little Help from My Friends

This blog post and episode of Live Your Passion TV is a bit different than usual. I’ve got some fun and exciting information to share. But I also have a favor or two to ask. It’s interactive TV, today, friends. I hope you’ll indulge me …

I don’t want to spoil the surprises unveiled here but let’s just say that if you have a bookstore in your area that you feel would benefit from carrying my new book, How to Live Your Passion & Fulfill Your Dreams, we’ve now got a way to bring the book to your neighborhood retailer. … Read the rest…

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Share the Love

What I didn’t realize four years ago when I set out to write my book, How to Live Your Passion & Fulfill Your Dreams, was how humbling yet uplifting it would feel to share the book with others.

Writing is a solitary experience. You toil for years on an idea, conducting research, interviewing people, taking notes and editing, editing, editing. (It’s something I’m driven to do, and I love it. Please don’t misunderstand that. I am a writer. Next to breathing, it’s pretty much the thing I do as a reflex, as a verification that I am actually alive … Read the rest…

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Sometimes a Girl’s Gotta Buy Her Own Damn Horse

Sometimes a girl’s just gotta buy her own damn horse! Self-reliance. Resiliency. The ability to advocate for oneself. These are the qualities that make a good business owner. Sarah Coble, owner of Hippik Equestrain Art, explains these concepts and more on this episode of Live Your Passion TV with Stacie Zinn Roberts. … Read the rest…

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