100 Words Of Happiness

Concern for a friend’s happiness prompted some deep thoughts on the subject and resulted in my first ‘100 Words of Happiness’ list. Writing that list changed my life. We constantly …

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40 Incredible Ways My Life Changed In Four Years

It’s not quite four years since I left my corporate career of 20 years, but when someone asked me on the weekend what I’ve been doing with myself since then, …

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Own Your Life

“Esther goes to Paris to buy her earrings”. The words are barely out of my friend’s mouth and I’m protesting, horrified that anyone would think I actually went to Paris …

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The Goodness In You

It’s a Thursday night in February and I’m lying on a double bed in a pink room at my parent’s house. This was my room once, until I left home …

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12 Simple Guidelines For Life

I’m standing on the cusp of a new chapter of my life. In this chapter I want to begin creating a body of meaningful work that will evolve throughout my …

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Be Brave Enough To Quit

In the summer of 2013 I did what many people dream about, I left my corporate career of 20 years to launch my own business.  I’d trained to be a …

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An Exercise In Forgiveness And Letting Go

I closed a chapter of my life last year; I wrapped up the personal styling side of my business. It was time to let go. I decided I wanted to …

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Push Off From Here

I’ve wanted to be a writer for such a long time. In many ways I have been a writer – personally and professionally – for my entire adult life. I’ve …

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