Posts Categorized: Fulfilling Lives

End of Year Rituals for YOU

Do you want a great end of year completion ritual? For the last 15 years, I’ve embrace this “end of year completion” ritual as a way to close out the year and prepare for the next. If you’ve been a client or subscriber of mine for awhile, you’ve seen this before.  But, it’s still one… Read more »

Inner Peace with Cinnamon and Honey

Snopes says this is undetermined and research is still in progress but Google has many URLs reflecting these and other beneficial claims. Cinnamon and Honey Honey is the only food on the planet that will not spoil or rot. It will do what some call turning to sugar. In reality honey is always honey. However,… Read more »

Inner Peace with Balance

There’s a buzz word these days.  It seems that everyone is always striving toward that elusive ideal of BALANCE.  Can you really achieve balance?  The dictionary defines balance as… A state of equilibrium or parity characterized by cancellation of all forces by equal opposing forces. A harmonious or satisfying arrangement or proportion of parts or… Read more »

Inner Peace Article – Making Stuff Up

What do you do when you don’t have all the information or communication you need with someone?  Something feels ‘off’, AND you haven’t spoken directly about it.  Maybe THEY didn’t return a call or respond to an email, plans to get together never materialized, or were cancelled unexpectedly.  Or suddenly all communication has disappeared.  Maybe… Read more »

Inner Peace by Divorcing Drama with Gregory Anne Cox

“Divorcing Drama” by Gregory Anne Cox Note From Mary: I loved the title of this article … had to pass it along to you. Here’s to divorcing drama. 🙂 Gregory Anne’s Article: Ellen is a fit, fabulous, midlife gal who has successfully raised four children into various stages of adulthood. We know each other because… Read more »

Everyday Inner Peace Calls

Greetings, Over the extended weekend earlier this month… I hope you had the opportunity to take in many magic moments. My “smiley moments” included…watching a dozen kids rolling down the grassy hill in sheer delight. And, seeing a 4 year old lugging around a 3 month old boxer puppy (who was almost as big as he was!) Quite… Read more »

Inner Peace Tip #17 – How to Not Worry About What Others Think of You

Can we ever really control what others think of us? Oh, how I wish there was a way to have everyone love me – and YOU!   Ahhhhh…welcome back to reality. “Pleasing” everyone simply isn’t possible. Each human being has their own blueprint of likes, dislikes, standards and pet peeves.  Recognizing this reality is the… Read more »

Inner Peace and Owning your Power, with Gaile Burchill

“What’s Possible When You Own Your Power” by Gaile Burchill Note From Mary: One of the women I admire deeply is Gaile Burchill. She’s not only been a client and student of mine, she was instrumental in the success of the Awakening Beyond Achievement Tour. She happens to be participating in my latest Ultimate Impact… Read more »

Inner Peace Calls

While it’s physically impossible to bring the peace-filled weather to you (unless you already live here),  I CAN bring you a perfect balance of inner peace and power! And, that’s exactly what I’m planning to do. We wouldn’t think about vacuuming the carpet without the power cord connected firmly into the electrical socket. Would we?… Read more »

Inner Peace and the 7 Keys to Profound Happiness – #7 And EVERYTHING

I could go on and on about other elements contributing to my happiness (but this series is getting a bit long!).  When you’re profoundly happy, it seems that EVERYTHING is adding to it.  Some of the other biggies include laughter, living squarely in the present moment, aligning with reality (however it unfolds), being silly, snuggling… Read more »