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Welcome to Minette’s blog where she shares about what matters to her, makes her curious or invokes wonder and awe. Plus poetry, she loves poetry.

Day 9 – The Queen of Self-Love

Day 9 of 100 days of positive self-talk - Meet the Queen of Self-Love Yesterday I was teaching my Confident Creative class and decided to have each participant name themselves the Queen of ____. We are in the part of the workshop where we are talking about creating...

Day 8 of 100 days of positive self-talk: one step at a time

It's the beginning of week 2 of my 100 days of positive self-talk. As I think about what I have committed to: 100 days of drawing cartoons and writing, I could feel completely overwhelmed. But I don't. Instead, I can't wait to sit down and draw every evening. I've...

Dancing with my shadow to heal the wounded self

Day 7 of 100 Days of Positive Self-Talk: Dancing with my Shadow I am dancing with my shadow today and embracing her fully. I am loving her and telling her she is safe, it’s going to be okay! Most importantly, I am bringing her into the light and allowing her to...

Day 6 – Overcoming Perfectionism with Positive Self-Talk

Day 6 of 100 days of positive self-talk is about overcoming perfectionism and releasing my harsh inner critic. In today's cartoon my character struts proudly, arms raised and says to the world, "I am perfectly imperfect." I'm not sure where I saw this statement first...

My 2020 Word of the Year – Expansion

Day 5 of 100 days of positive self-talk. Today's positive self-talk revolves around my 2020 word of the year: Expansion! Do you pick a word of the year?  Who in their right mind can pick just one word? I try each year to pick just one but what a challenge for a...

Day 4 of 100 days of positive self-talk

I led a powerful creative workshop today where we worked on our personal manifesto for 2020 and created visual representations of what we intend to manifest in our lives and careers in the coming months. I love leading these workshops and because today we were a small...