New holiday traditions, to sweeten the chaos

Holiday2018.HolidayTraditions_Email.Header

There’s a lot about the holidays I look forward to. The beautiful rituals, and being with people I love, and Jesus (one of my true loves). But… there’s a lot about the holidays in North America that I could do without. So I try to keep this season as gentle as possible. Here’s my way of sweetening the chaos and creating beauty that doesn’t weigh heavy on Mother Earth…

THE best hot cocoa recipe—that’s NUTRITIOUS
Vancouver-based nutritionist, Desiree Nielson got me into this delicious Superfood Hot Cocoa that’s vegan and gluten free. The recipe is here!

Shower the people you love with… a few simple words
My friend Carrie M. inspired this years ago: Dinner place cards that really honour your guests. Simple words. Any positive word-concept-thought you have about them. This may be the sweetest gift they’ve received in a long time—some poetic acknowledgement. I guarantee they’ll leave with these tucked close to their heart.

Freedom… to not gift (‘tis a beautiful thing)
A few years ago I asked a bunch of my friends, “Hey, so, can our gift to each other this year be that we don’t exchange gifts?” The unanimous answer: “Oh my God! I would love that!

Friends don’t let friends stress out or overspend.

Gifting concert tickets
Concert tix are my favourite gift to give. Because MUSIC. Is everything. Because… date night!

Gifting The Desire Map Weekly Planner
I’m so proud of The Desire Map Planner Program this year. (Well, every year… but this year especially because it always gets better.) I love gifting Planners to any dreamer-doers on the list, and my old school types who still like paper ‘n pen planning.

Because this:

With an organic elegance The Desire Map couples our primal desire-energy with the inborn intelligence of our feelings. The result? Optimizing our time on Earth. LaPorte’s joie de vivre is contagious. Prepare to catch it.” – Michael Bernard Beckwith, author of Life Visioning

And this:

I literally get tears in my eyes when I think about how this program is shifting my perception and helping me to really go after what is truly important and to let go of the rest.”  – Catherine Just, Photographer

 

Spread the Light by keeping it lite,

danielle-signature1 copy

 

 

 

 


 

PS. Start some new traditions. Share this with your loved ones.

The latest: a list of beautiful little holiday traditions from Danielle LaPorte.
“Friends don’t let friends stress out or overspend”—and a few other ideas for keeping the holidays lite.

 

Click here to Pin or right click to download + share on Instagram.

avatar
related posts
How to be wildly successful

How to be wildly successful—on your terms

If you’ve been trying to turn your business or art into a profitable vehicle that makes a difference in the world, I’m all in to help make that happen. There is Soul work involved. There are no shortcuts. But, I’ve got some stories and ideas that could help with learning curves and obstacles…

Naked Prayer

Naked prayer.

I’ve always prayed. To heal. To have. I pray for people I love and people I have a hard time liking. I’ve sat in prayer circles petitioning rain and for someone’s cancer to dissolve. I know dozens of prayers from various faiths. I’ve published prayers. Danced them. Sang them. Sweat them. In reverence, in shock, in exquisite thanks.

I pray differently now.

Hey FS People

5 Q’s for a LUMINOUS new year in business

On Team D we think of September as the new January, so a few months ago we dove into business-related retrospection and visioning to get free & clear for 2019. Whenever you’re ready to start fresh, I just posted a short how-to for doing a yearly retrospective on the blog. Five laser-focused questions to prep you for a LUMINOUS 2019!

Affiliates.TerriCole.RealLoveRevolution_Jan23.Email.Social

Practical magic for your Love life.

Terri knows how the inner saboteurs work. Like, she knows the script. She’s been practicing psychology for twenty plus years, and she lays mindfulness practices on top of that foundation. And she’s real and hilarious and has been there.

Affiliates.TerriCole.RealLoveRevolution.Meditation.Email.Shareable

Surrender to Love: 10-day experience inside

With more loving awareness, everything shifts. What new paths will you choose? The courage to put yourself out there? Forgiveness? Kindness? Clarity?

The Desire Map is Free

The Desire Map is FREE. Right now. Activating heart intelligence in 3… 2…

Right now The Desire Map is FREE for you + your friends. In service of your freedom.

Comparison. Resiliency. True Love.

Comparison. Resiliency. True Love.

Comparison. Resiliency. True Love. If you’re in WTF Bootcamp right now—you will get through it. You’re in it because your Soul is up for it.

Danielle LaPorte Are you at peace with it?

Are you at peace with it?

A choice you make that came with some struggle. To let go. To jump in. To shift your perspective. You did it. How do you know if you’re at peace with it?

Holiday2018.Prayer2_Social.IG.1

Light & Resilience (a holiday or anytime prayer)

May the sweetness of this moment
radiate to all beings everywhere
that we may see the light and resilience we reflect back to one another.

2018Holidays.RockSteady_Email.Shareable

A (free) holiday survival kit for family (dys)functions

For The Black Sheep and mystified, the wounded healers and middle children, for all the adult children who’d rather a root canal than go to Aunt Ellen’s for turkey dinner…

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This