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About ahalifedesign

As a master certified life , certified creativity, and trained meaning coach, Laurie helps clients live their best life. She works compassionately with clients to dissolve limiting beliefs that prevent them from realizing their fullest potential and to take action. Laurie helps baby boomers reinvent themselves at midlife and beyond; she guides them through the transition and transformation they inevitably encounter in the second half of life. She works with baby boomers to discover abandoned aspects of self, explore passions, find meaning, and fulfill their life’s purpose. Laurie also helps writers, artists, musicians, actors, business entrepreneurs, and anyone who wants to be more creative, overcome blocks (i.e., overwhelm, perfectionism, procrastination, self-sabotage, fear) and other obstacles to achieving their dreams. Laurie lives in Denver, Colorado with her two rambunctious golden retrievers, Liza Jolie and Zydeco Ardoin. She loves the Rocky Mountains and the inspiration and diverse activities they offer. She loves literature, theatre, music, dancing, and art. Laurie is a consumate learner. She has a background in law, psychology, positive psychology, creativity, Buddhist studies, and meditative practice. She is fascinated by the human brain and recent developments in neuroscience.

Dream Big

… … Happy Martin Luther King Day. What is your Dream for 2015? Remember not to think small. Dream big. …

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Paying Attention Moment by Moment

…  … I took these photos during my sunrise sitting the other day – a lot can happen in fifteen to twenty minutes. We miss out on so much when we don’t pay attention moment by moment. … .… … … … Continue reading

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Denver Daring: The Art of Living Wholeheartedly

… … Oh my! Oh my! Last night I created my first MeetUp group: Denver Daring: The Art of Living Wholeheartedly! If you live in the Denver/Boulder area and are interested in Brené Brown’s work, I welcome you to join … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

… … Pursuant to ritual, I begin every new year by listening to these two inspirational talks by Steve Jobs and Brené Brown. I can’t think of any better words to live by. Wishing  you all a most remarkable 2015. May … Continue reading

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January Gratitude

… … January 1, 2015: Today I am grateful for new years ripe with new starts. … January 2, 2015 Today I am grateful for Brené Brown’s work. What a gift that has been in my life! … January 3, … Continue reading

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Merry Merry Christmas!

… … Today I am sending love and wishing the best for each and every one of you. Merry Merry Christmas! …  …

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Happy Holidays

… … Happy Holidays from our house to yours! …

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Morning Sitting – November 10th

… … Morning Moon Sky dusted with burgundy talcum I watch the crows fly overhead …

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Autumn

… … Autumn – my favorite time of year! … …

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Extraordinary Beauty

… … There is extraordinary beauty in seemingly ordinary things. …

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