Greetings! Gong Xi Fa Zai! Did you know I studied Mandarin in college? I love to pull out the ten sentences I remember from time to time :) The Lunar New Year has always been a very special time for me, not the least of which because it marks the founding of The Women's Mosaic - as our very first meeting celebrated this holiday on January 24, 2001. Some of you who were there are still on this list and with me on my journey for over 18 years now! WOW. Thank you. Also, I want to thank everyone who has already pre-ordered The Smoothie Principle! Yesterday I went over the 100 mark!! You can r ead the short explanation here , and case you missed it, here's the email explaining the whole thing, and here is the link to pre-order The Smoothie Principle: How Listening to Yourself Leads to a Life You Love. When you order multiple books you'll notice some great bonuses on there to work with me, including coaching and workshops - take advantage! The campaign goes until 3pmEST on February 14th, so I hope I can count on your support to pre-order a copy (or more!) and have patience as I promote it. As always, please feel free to let me know y our feedback about any and all that I'm doing :) Big hug <3 Kristina
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Groundhog Day, The Grammys & Gaga
( Originally published on February 2 ,2010)

[This past Saturday was] Groundhog Day, and whether or not that furry creature sees its shadow, it marks the midway point of winter – a time to be sure you’ve planted the seeds of all that you want to bloom come this Spring.

But the day really reminds me of the fabulous movie starring Bill Murray, who wakes up over and over to the same day with a chance to make things right each time. He ultimately makes the best changes to himself that attract Andie MacDowell, and they live happily ever after. It’s a good time to reflect on what you are doing every day that is help move you closer to or further from your goals. As Einstein said, “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results”

So what do the Grammys and Lady Gaga have to do with any of this? One year ago you probably never heard of her [remember this PGG was from 2010!], yet on Sunday there she was , the opening act performing with Sir Elton John, on the biggest night in music. Overnight success? Never. From an early age Gaga figured out who she was and what she was supposed to be doing with her life. And with a clear vision, talent and determination took steps every day to get there.

I don’t know much about her journey, but one thing I will bet on is that it was INTENTIONAL, as everything about Gaga is. Anyone who was nominated or performed at The Grammy’s would have that in common, in varying degrees. 

Wondering what success looks like for you? Take a little time to figure it out, and once you've identified it, use that clarity to find a way to get there - and give me a buzz should you need some help along the way. No matter what you want to do, make your life about it, morning, noon and night and you will see some amazing results day after day after day.....

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