Entries by Donna Lynn

Ignition! How To Be The Driving Force Of Your Own Life

Do you remember what it was like to first learn to drive? Basic acceleration and braking were somewhat easy, assuming you weren’t learning to drive a stick-shift — that took a little longer. While it required a little practice to execute smoother starts and smoother stops, things did even out naturally. What about parallel parking? […]

What Do You Really Want?

One of the simplest and most profound things I’ve learned in the last year is how to slow down, check in with myself, and identify what I really want. Sounds easy, right? Well, for me, it has required practice. It has required noticing all the moments where I get to choose. And realizing all the […]

The Seven Levels of Resilience

Resilience: The ability to recover from setbacks and the confidence of knowing that you can handle anything and everything that comes your way. I’m excited to share this presentation I did for my son’s school. In it, I take a look at the seven levels of resiliency, which directly relate to how we are managing […]

Just My Bouncing Off Place

How Being Knocked Off Balance Can Be Fun After All…   The other day in a rush to get the kids to school, I found myself upset that there was so much stress around getting my daughter to class on time yet a reluctance for her to finish getting ready so we could get out […]

Kaleidoscope Insight

I love kaleidoscopes, a simple toy fitted with mirrors and a few odds and ends that when you turn it in the light, creates an infinite number of beautiful perspectives. The beauty of a kaleidoscope is not in the amazing image that is created in the moment – it is that as soon as that […]

Making the Existing Model Obsolete

I don’t know about you, but I get energized and motivated by reaching beyond where I can currently see. I find this place in my reflection time and meditation and look for opportunities to step into these spaces when I can. I admit that my default mode is playing it safe. I work with a […]