Living ‘My’ Dream

Friday I gave my 2-week notice. For the first time in my adult life, my career is no longer my highest priority. I have been mentally preparing myself for the challenges ahead for years. We have reached our FI number, but that, it seems, was the easy part! We are letting go of our careers, …

Thought du Jour…

"We don't all have to BE entrepreneurs, but we should all THINK LIKE entrepreneurs."It takes a special type of person to be an entrepreneur. It's not for everyone. But the benefits that come from thinking outside the box, challenging the status quo and questioning everything, can positively impact almost every aspect of ones life and …

Deep Thought of the Day: Gratitude

I am a work in progress But, I choose to live my life with no regrets And no promise of tomorrow And leave the world a slightly better place For having the fortune of living it. --- Now it is your turn... What motivates, drives and inspires you? I would love to hear from you. …

7 Steps to Change Your Habits and Improve Your Life

Lane Beck, 20 May 2018, San Diego CA"If you believe you can change -- if you make it a habit -- the change becomes real. This is the real power of habit: the insight that your habits are what you chose them to be. Once that choice occurs -- and becomes automatic -- it's not …

Financial Independence Is Plan B – DiverseFI

From Doc G at DiverseFI... FI is just a tool, not the end goal. Putting a meaningful life and happiness first should be our focus! -- Lane Beck, 8 May 2018, San Diego CA Financial independence should be Plan B. — Read on diversefi.com/2018/05/06/financial-independence-is-plan-b/

Why the Slow Living Movement is Everything We Need Right Now | Collective Hub

This is the first time I have been caught up on all my podcasts in years. I started looking for new ones the other day. I just came across Brooke McAlary's The Slow Home Podcast yesterday. Listened to the first 5 episodes since then and I think this is just the kind of thing I …

3 Keys to Happiness

We all lead very busy lives. And the modern world can very easily swallow us up. If you don't take control of your life, your life will control you. Following are three keys that I use to maintain a happy, healthy lifestyle. 1: Live MindfullyMindfulness, for me, is about intention. Take the time to contemplate what …

“We hold ourselves back in ways both big and small, by lacking self-confidence, by not raising our hands, and by pulling back when we should be leaning in.” — Sheryl Sandberg

#quotes #inspiration #leanin

Daily Wisdom: Question Everything

As humans, we often crave the familiar, but this can be a trap. Every now again, take the time to Stop. Pause. Think. And Question Everything. Ask yourself: Is this particular piece of my life serving me well? Does it make me happy? Does it align with my Purpose? If the answer to any of …

Happy Holidays!

I want to sincerely thank each and every one of you for reading, following and participating in the Travel Inspire Connect community this year! The premiere year of TIC has been amazing! I have learned so much from you all. I have been inspired and touched by your stories. The goal of Travel Inspire Connect …