Wine with A Purpose Inaugural Event

When women have wine with a purpose and come together to support each other a kind of alchemy occurs.  The sharing becomes natural and flows effortlessly. This is what happened on March 3rd at the inaugural Wine with a Purpose event.  I had the pleasure of spending and evening with some very diverse and beautiful women.  WeContinue reading “Wine with A Purpose Inaugural Event”

The fastest way to get rich is to wear Purple and be Mindful

June 15th is designated conscious consumer day. On this day we ask you to wear purple as a reminder to be financially mindful. All too often people spend for the wrong reasons. These are so many cultural standards that we try to meet and in the process create debt for ourselves.  Never stopping for aContinue reading “The fastest way to get rich is to wear Purple and be Mindful”

The Root Of All Evil!

Some of you may be surprised to know that the root of all evil is NOT money. The root of all evil is the belief that there is only ONE way to view the world.  These are some weird times we are going through. The world seems to be regressing before my eyes.  In keepingContinue reading “The Root Of All Evil!”

Do you think being a conscious consumer matters?

I think it’s only fitting that today’s post is all about being a conscious consumer.  There are many injustices and inequalities in this world. When we hear Oxfam statistics that says that 62 people own the same wealth as half of the world it can be bewildering.  62 people on this planet have $ 1.76trillionContinue reading “Do you think being a conscious consumer matters?”

The resilience of a lie

There are everyday lies we as a society live with. We are lied to by our friends, family and society at least once a day! A lie is defined as a statement that is false, misleading or inaccurate. Each of us wears many hats. We are parents, friends, business owners, accountants, chefs’ etc. In eachContinue reading “The resilience of a lie”

Why are we so busy?

In the pursuit of happiness, it’s mostly work and little play. Many of us wish it could be different. We know fully well that we don’t spend enough time with our families or doing the things we really want to do. The truth is that if we want to function in this world we needContinue reading “Why are we so busy?”

Do you have what it takes to be taken on?

Many people today are worried about being ripped off by their financial advisor, and rightly so. It is common to read articles about charlatan advisors who gave unscrupulous advice or absconded with their client’s money. This is an indisputable fact. This is a growing industry and because the entry requirement is low, pretty much anyoneContinue reading “Do you have what it takes to be taken on?”

What Value System Are You Instilling in Your Children?

We are constantly being seduced by materialism.  We are made to believe that our lives will get better and we will be happier the more things we acquire and consume. Our sense of self and place in society is determined by how much we can amass in our lifetime. A person is judged not byContinue reading “What Value System Are You Instilling in Your Children?”

Do you know where your money comes from?

I think sometimes we forget that money is just a TOOL. It is an artificial construct used to perform specific functions. The main function is to make it easier to trade. Over the years money has taken on a personality and a mysticism of its own. We give up our time and freedom in pursuitContinue reading “Do you know where your money comes from?”

Bringing the Giant to It’s Knees, You Have the Power

Little drops of water can erode an entire mountain without the mountain ever noticing.  Like dripping water, we too have the power to bring large corporations to their knees. We are not as helpless as we think.  In fact, businesses thrive because of us.  Just as we made them, we can break them. There areContinue reading “Bringing the Giant to It’s Knees, You Have the Power”