Motivation Monday:  Are You Ready To Fly

Motivation Monday: Are You Ready To Fly

Become a subscriber to Motivation Monday, click here Motivation Monday: Are You Ready To Fly 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 - Jump! If anyone had said to me you'd be jumping out of a plane, I'd say you're crazy!  Well, it's happening in one week - the countdown is on.  It hasn't been a bucket list item, a burning desire, or even something I've ever really wanted to do.  As I was approaching my birthday, I did want to do something big to Celebrate my life.  A skydive is what appeared in my inbox, and I said 'YES' to it.  It was a decision that was made confidently and quickly. Am I afraid of heights?  I have been in the past.  The highest I've gotten off the ground was zip-lining in Mexico a few years ago.  Funny thing is, height hasn't been an issue. Why?  My intention and place I said 'YES' from didn't arise from fear.  My desire and decision came...
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★Rockn’ a Double Life with a Parallel Universe

★Rockn' a Double Life with a Parallel Universe   Are you afraid of Death? Dia de Los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is right around the corner.  It's a holiday I began observing when my sister Lisa passed away in 2003.  It was a beautiful, ceremonious and cathartic way to observe her passing.  Unlike my Catholic upbringing, which pits death as dark, depressive and dramatic, this Mexican holiday was a joyful, creative and fun way to put Lisa's death in a different perspective. Philosophy This festive holiday offers one of the healthiest ways to honor loved one(s) who have passed on.   Recognizing death as a natural transcendence, Mexican and other Latin cultures celebrate life and honor their loved ones by creating offerings to welcome them back from their journey.  Devoid of superstition, the Day of the Dead has more of a 'laugh in the face of death' energy - artistic, colorful and as zestful as life itself.  The message is clear:  live life...
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