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We’re all meant to shine

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate.
Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us.
We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous?
Actually, who are you not to be?

You are a child of God.
Your playing small does not serve the world.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking
So that other people won’t feel insecure around you.
We are all meant to shine, as children do.
We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us.
It’s not just in some of us, it is in everyone.

And as we let our own light shine,
we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same.
As we are liberated from our own fear,
our presence automatically liberates others.

– Marianne Williamson.

Start small…

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-#GirlBoss

Eleanor Rigby

I MUST see this movie…

Join my book club…any one?

It’s been a hectic January. One of my new year’s “resolutions” was to blog more often. Lol. I’ve already broken that goal.

Finished the book Lean In by Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg earlier this month. Really good read. I’d definitely recommend it to any of my gal pals out there. Made me realize that I need to start wearing my big girl pants and not externalize my awesomeness. :)

Started on Sophia Amoruso’s book, #GIRLBOSS. Can you tell that one of my resolutions is to do more reading? ;) After each chapter, a noticeable wave of gutsy empowerment rushes over me. This book is a must-read for any entrepreneur out there…male or female.

I’ve yet to start on the investment books that I listed out in my prior post, but I intend to start after #GIRLBOSS.

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Choose well

Buy less

Christmas Special

I always feel a wretched tightness in my chest when watching the last episode of the season…Downton has a habit of killing off people.

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Sludge

Wow, my blog has been loading crazy slow. Trying to figure out how to optimize and minify stuffs.

I’ve recently become interested in stocks & bonds. I’ve created an E-Trade account…even though I know next to nothing on investment strategy. I plan on downloading a few books tonight:

  • The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham
  • How to Think Like Benjamin Graham and Invest Like Warren Buffett by Laurence Cunningham

I’ll let you know what I learn. Wish me luck. ha.

Dear Diary

Growing up, I kept a daily journal. It helped me vent, keep my balance, and express what was inside. I feel like, had I not done that, my mental landscape would not be as…rounded?

I’ll probably encourage my children to do the same one day.

Speaking of children, I was thinking of naming mine…Luke and Leia. ;) #lol

Twinkling

“I’m a star…how could I not shine?”

Party peeps

Just a day away till the #MICHIKEV wedding. Seriously…cannot waaaaaaaait.
Absolutely love what they did with the bridal party pics. So fun!!!

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