Courage over comfort – what will you choose?

As human beings, we are hardwired to avoid pain and would rather seek out comfort over feeling uncomfortable. How many times have you avoided a difficult conversation because it makes you feel awkward? Have you ever steered away from giving honest feedback, but chose the “suck-up” approach instead? What about circumventing the truth, making up…

Your Money Mission Statement

When it comes to money matters – Be inspired. Be brave. Be on purpose. This is my purpose – to search for teachers who inspire me, to inspire as many people as I can, to be brave while doing it and to purposefully help others with their relationship with money. My money mission as a…

Vulnerability is your greatest strength

Attending Brené Browns’ Dare to Lead course in San Antonio, Texas, was one of the five fabulous things I planned as part of my 50th year celebrations. Still technically in my 50th year, I am proud to say that I finally ticked off this item on my Bucket Wheel®. To tell you the truth, I may have just added Brené Brown on my Bucket Wheel® again!

Consciously curating your life

Anyone that knows me well, know that I love to learn. But after a 25-hour flight to El Pescadero in Mexico, I started doubting my sanity (just a little bit.) It is a long way to go to learn! I am very happy to announce that learning with Chip Conley at the Modern Elder Academy…

Courageous Currency Conversations

Reflecting of my journey with money, I recognise that it’s not how I want my children’s story to go. And it’s not just my story – it’s the stories of hundreds of clients I spend time with in Life Planning meetings. Yes, the plot and storyline may be different, but the results are the same…

The BRAVE new You

I have personally walked a long and arduous journey with money. I have spent more than half of my life devoted to transforming my money story. And it was not easy. I often wonder if I knew more about the psychology of money twenty years ago, if my life would have been any easier. In…

LIVE your NEW money story?

Living your new money story is the challenging part. Knowing the information is not enough to drive a behavioural change. We all generally know that it is important to live a healthy life and eat a balanced diet. But how many of us spend enough time exercising and eating healthily? To ‘know” something and then…

Assessing YOUR money story?

If you’ve read my last blog about Owning your money story, you will know that being accountable is to understand that it is not something that “happens” to you, but something you can control. As the owner of your money story, you are no longer a victim of your money circumstances, you are in charge!…