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What is luxury and why it matters

Often associated with expensive, exclusive objects, luxury, as desirable as it is, can have a somewhat negative connotation. Luxury is what many of us tell ourselves we can’t afford. Luxury is a measure many use to compare themselves against others. Too much luxury can be seen as bad taste or even vulgar in certain circles. In […]

How to ask for what you want and receive it

A few weeks ago, I went to Mexico for 10 days, of which I spent 5 participating in a retreat with a group of women I admire and adore. Disconnected from the world in the middle of a tropical paradise, I was working on my business strategy. The experience was beautiful on so many levels: stunning nature, […]

The most powerful way to plan your year

Early January is a beautiful time of the year. After a busy December the time slows down. Everyone is so full of hope and positive energy. New intentions and plans are being created. I really enjoy this period of reflection and new energy. So many of us are getting back to work, setting goals and committing to new […]

What to do when you don’t know what you want

In a world where we are bombarded with information and images every second, it is becoming increasingly difficult to hear the voice of our own desire. We are constantly being told what we may need or want, be it from ads, fashion magazines or useful articles. And even if like me, you don’t watch television or […]

Have to vs. want to

Sometimes I think life is a constant struggle between what we have to do and what we want to do. Or is it just me? I have to go to work (this used to be one of the biggest ones until recently), I have to tidy up, I have to do the dishes, I have to […]