Make a Living Following Your Passion, 3 Steps

How many times have you heard the words “do what you love and the money will follow”? It’s a very romantic thought and I’d love to believe it’s that easy.  The truth is, the money doesn’t just appear. Let’s get real about that.If you want to create a business you love, one that feeds your passion, you have to tie that passion to your skills, experience and knowledge. You have be strategic in your planning and you have to understand what it takes to start, grow and run a business that generates profit....more

Where Passion and Purpose Intersect – The Golden Thread

I recently went to Harlow’s in downtown Sacramento to see Café Musique, a self-described gypsy, wild classical band that has been performing together for ten plus years and hails from my former home base of San Luis Obispo County....more

Find Your Passion with February's BlogHer Writing Lab

So what is the BlogHer Writing Lab theme this month? ...more

It All Started With A Pie

We were watching Public Morals on television last week, and one of the characters was sitting on the tub in her teeny tiny apartment, crying because she felt trapped. She was genuinely sad. The Gina of the past could 100% relate. The present day Gina isn’t sad anymore. Even though I am constantly in search of my purpose, I’m happy. I’m happy with life. I’m happy with where my kids are in their lives. I’ve become more accepting of me and who I am and that makes me happy. I’m just happy and happy is good....more

How I Turned My Side-Hustle into a Full Time Job

Somehow along the way it’s become standard operating procedure to have a side hustle on top of your full-time gig. As if you aren’t tired enough after your 40+ hour a week job, you’re generally expected to have something else to stand out. Perhaps it’s a natural progression for adults that grew up as super-charged kids who had countless extracurriculars from the time you were five. We’re used to being booked all hours of the day and night, so is it any wonder we’re taking on extra after hours work?...more

Music Career Vs. NBA?????

Contrary to the sad populated "belief" that everything should all be about money....well ex NBA Player Daniel "Booby" Gibson expressed his truth recently on the very high profiled radio station based in New York 105.1 BreakfastClub....more

Passion vs Purpose

Passion is defined as a "strong and barely controllable emotion". Purpose is "the reason for which something is done or created or for which something exists". Do you know which one you're living with?...more

How Much Longer Do You Think You Can Do This?

 “How much longer do you think you can do this?”...more


Inspiritual: A space for spiritual evolution and transformation...more