Ah life. Why doest thou throw me curve balls?
For the past year, I have been ROCKIN' it! My brand new art biz is 'profitable', my People Helping Pets holiday project has been an amazing success - with all sorts of miracles conspiring in my favor.
Then, BAM! Extreme financial distress! Panic! Cash out 401k! Sell the cats! (not really).
I attempt a Valentines Day promotion - Nuthin'.
The ride's not over yet, but I've had some real clarity for myself, in my relationship, in the possibilities the universe provides. I look for 'what is it that I don't know that I don't know"? We're talking SERIOUS blind spots!
So I check my mirrors (my friends and hubby), look to some wonderful financial guides; Karen Russo, Kate Northrup,...
I Get out my budget sheet, fess up about my resentments (which totally take me out of the game of powerfully getting where I want to be), pull up my big girl panties and take the next step.