Saturday, March 23, 2013

Things that matter most to me

And the list will grow I am sure...


self expression
self discovery
self trust
authenticity
honesty
living in joy and love
forgiveness and releasing fear and anger

Just a thought I had....

Sometimes I fall into this trap of feeling guilty for not being more "productive" during the day.  but then I realize that productivity is different for different people, it is a subjective term. Who's to say that me feeding myself, reading, sunning, cleaning, bathing, writing, cuddling with my cat, exercising...who's to say that isn't a productive day? It only seems un-productive when I look at it through the lenses that society (and my formed belief systems) have programmed me with. But when I shift into a higher energy field- one of love and forgiveness. and I view my day from an expansive and free outlook- the day was quite productive, healing, and connected. It's good to be free from the nagging constructs of the mind.

Saturday, March 2, 2013

BAH! This is so me...

http://birthdaypersonality.tumblr.com/post/6232126022/27-september-the-birthday-of-paradox

For those of you haven't checked out your birth date description...it's a little uncanny. Go check it out!



Your greatest challenge is…
being true to yourself

The way forward is…
to understand that until you are true to who you are, life will forever feel confusing and overwhelming.

You’re drawn to people born on…
March 21 to April 19
You are very different characters but at the same time beautifully complementary.

Luck maker
Visualize what you desire
Visualize with positive expectation the way you want to be and your behavior will catch up with the mental image of yourself, attracting good luck in the process.

Although people born on September 27 often fail to recognize it, they have the ability to make a lasting and positive impression on all those they meet. This is because they are extremely versatile and sensitive to the feelings of others, and like nothing better than to bring harmony to any situation. Paradoxically, however, underneath their sociable and relatively normal persona they may often be riddled with doubts, insecurities, contradictions, and hidden fears. Learning to develop faith in their abilities, which are considerable, is crucial to their success and happiness in life.
These people are far deeper and complex than anyone, themselves included, realizes. This may be due to the fact that they set very high standards for themselves—failure simply isn’t an option for them—but also because professional success tends to take priority in their lives over fulfillment. As a result they may find themselves mixing with groups of people or working in careers that are wholly unsuitable for them, although few would notice their discomfort. Until they get in touch with their feelings and find a path in life that is fulfilling, nagging feelings of depression and despondency will haunt them.

Before the age of twenty-six people born on this day are likely to be preoccupied with finetuning their people skills and carving themselves opportunities for career success. After the age of twenty-seven there is a shift in emphasis when issues concerning emotional change and transformation come to the fore; these are the years when they need to be alert to the way that their choice of career shapes their character.
As long as people born on this day believe that professional or material success is the only option, happiness and fulfillment will be elusive. However, once they understand that their hidden feelings and insecurities are not their enemies but their teachers trying to lead them to a fuller awareness of their potential, there is nothing these determined, driven, multi-talented, and vigorous individuals cannot achieve, if they set their inquisitive and highly creative minds to it.


On the dark side
Conflicted, insecure, frustrated

At your best
Charismatic, ambitious, successful



LOVE INJECTION OF SELF-CONFIDENCE

Although they are charismatic and attractive, when it comes to affairs of the heart people born on September 27 may lack confidence and selfbelief. Until they gain self-confidence, their chances of success in relationships will be limited. They are attracted to powerful and determined individuals who know what they want and where they are going, and although they can learn much from them, they need to be careful not to become dependent.




HEALTH PUMP IRON

It has been proved many times that exercise does not just boost immunity and manage weight, it also boosts confidence; more recent research has shown that lifting weights or muscle-toning exercises also has a positive effect on mood. Therefore, if they aren’t already exercising their muscles, regular toning exercise or weight training—two or three sessions a week maximum—is highly recommended for people born on this day, as long as they don’t take it to extremes. They also need to complement this toning work with plenty of aerobic exercise such as walking or running which can be performed every day. As far as their health goes, they need to take care of their liver, kidneys and reproductive organs, and a healthy, balanced diet rich in nutrients will help them do that. Learning the techniques taught by cognitive therapy and hypnotherapy will help them challenge negative thinking. Yellow is the color of optimism and self-confidence, and meditating on it will encourage them to have more faith in themselves.


CAREER BORN FREELANCERS

These people may be drawn toward politics or social and legal campaigning, or alternatively freelance artistic, technical or design projects. Other possible career choices include management, self-employment, entertainment, education, science, writing, music, and the caring professions.




DESTINY TO POINT THE WAY TOWARD PROGRESS

The life path of people born on this day is to learn to believe in themselves and their talents. Once they have accepted that to be human is to be complex, their destiny is to point the way toward progress through the most unlikely of approaches.
Power Thought
It is safe for me to look within
September 27
Signs & symbols
Sun sign: Libra
Ruling planet: Venus, the lover
Symbol: The Scales
Birth date ruler: Aries, the warrior
Tarot card: The Hermit (inner strength)
Favorable number: 9
Lucky days: Friday and Tuesday, especially when these days fall on 9 and 18 of the month
Lucky colors: Lavender, red, orange
Birthstone: Opal