"Get to know the real you, because if you can’t stand being alone with them, how can you expect someone else to?"

− Becky Siame

"If you want your dreams to come true, wake up. Your dreams won't happen if you don't work for them!"

− Becky Siame

"Trust yourself enough to know that you're capable of handling whatever outcome shows up. You've got this."

− Becky Siame

"The value of your life has nothing to do with the money you earn, but what you share with others."

− Becky Siame

"Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny."

− C. S. Lewis

"The way we chose to see ourselves limits who we can be, step outside the box you are more capable then you imagined and may surprise yourself."

− Becky Siame

"Today is the day to start living the life of your dreams. It all starts with the right choices, because the choices you make define the person you become."

− Becky Siame

"If the world only accepts you when you're thinner, happy and going somewhere, then I'd choose friends and family over the world any day."

− Becky Siame

"You are enough! Right Here, Right Now You have everything you need to live a powerful life of significance. "

− Becky Siame

"One bad chapter is just a small part of a great story! Keep writing your life..."

− Becky Siame

"Your purpose doesn’t have to be something world-shaking. It’s simply the act of being who you were meant to be."

− Becky Siame

"We all make dumb mistakes the important thing is to get back up, dust yourself off and leave those mistakes behind."

− Becky Siame

"Life comes with a 'Stop, Pause, Play buttons. It is within our power to stop the negative, pause to consider our course of action, and play out a new direction or thought pattern. "

− Becky Siame
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Them vs You

September 16, 2014

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From the Archives: My Back in Skinny Jeans Dream!

September 15, 2014

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From the Archives: Make You Feel My Love – Adele Cover

September 15, 2014

rehab

From The Archives: Rehab – Amy Winehouse Cover

September 15, 2014

start being beautiful

Rescue me!

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“I’m doing it again!” one of my mates shrieked over the phone. “Doing what?” I asked. “I’m trying to rescue a guy!” “What are you talking about?” She explained her lifelong habit of coming to the rescue of men, i.e. through practical help or advice. She does it to be “useful” to them because she thinks she’s not pretty enough…

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shedding your armor

Shedding Your Armor

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I had a dinner with a couple friends the other night and the conversation centered on accepting themselves. Both had recent “A-ha!” moments about things they’ve been doing for years in order to be accepted by others. These behaviors and self-defense mechanisms started so early in their lives that they became unconscious behaviors—well, almost unconscious. There was always a niggle…

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Your Mission

YOUR PURPOSE: That Which the World Needs

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In this last blog on your purpose, we’re going to look at where it all comes together. Your Story, Vocation, Profession, and Passion make up who you are. Combined, they become your Mission, or that which the world needs. In my first blog on purpose, I quoted Frederick Buechner, who said, “The place God calls you is the place where…

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That Which You Love

YOUR PURPOSE: That Which You Love

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Purpose sounds like a deep issue. It’s something which gives meaning to your existence; therefore, it’s not to be taken lightly. Purpose, at least to our 21st century sensibilities, has a ring of self-sacrifice to it. Which is why some may be surprised to learn that your purpose is connected to that which you love. Your purpose is also your…

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your profession

YOUR PROFESSION: That Which You Got Good At

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In this series on Your Purpose, we’ve looked at Your Story (experiences) and Your Vocation (paid services). Now let’s look at Your Profession, or that which you got good at. Vocation and Profession can be used interchangeably and may overlap, but for our infographic, profession means a calling requiring specialized knowledge and often long and intensive academic preparation. Whether or…

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serve others

YOUR PURPOSE: That Which You Have Experienced

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Earlier I blogged about your purpose in life. Now I’m going to explore in more detail the 5 areas that make up your purpose. The first area we’ll look at is that which you have experienced. This covers things such as: childhood traumatic events jobs wins & losses relationships illness milestones economic status positive experiences Everything we go through affects…

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self-discovery

Discovering ‘You’ and Finding Your Voice

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I know you’ve heard it a hundred times before when you asked other writers for advice on how to “make it” in the business of writing. “Find your own, distinct voice,” they would say. But what is this voice they’re talking about? Your voice is who you are. If you’re wondering why some artists and entrepreneurs do so well in…

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be kind

Whatever Happened to Gentillesse?

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Have you noticed a greater portion of the news isn’t news at all? It’s documentation of people getting annoyed. Adding insult to injury are reader comments posted at the end of online news articles. Everyone’s got an opinion, a bone to pick, a grievance to air. With the Internet providing a global audience, we take pictures or video of people…

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