Deanna's Thoughts

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A Letter to a Friend

Hi friend, I see you managing so much. You are managing your family responsibilities, work responsibilities, and constantly doing, going, moving. When I’m in your presence, I can feel your energy. It feels anxious, unsettled; you don’t feel like you’re fully here with me. It feels like you’re psychologically time jumping from the past and […]

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Your Story May Need a Rewrite

I love a good story.  When I was a little kid I would build a barricade of books around the perimeter of my bed and hide underneath while my parents argued.  My favorite book was “The Big Book of Fairytales.” It was torn and tattered and I read the same stories over and over again.  […]

Abundance Only Works If You’re Willing to Receive it

What have you forgotten to receive? I blinked a couple of times after hearing that question. I couldn’t wrap my mind around it. Then Ken Honda, Japan’s most well-known financial educator, went on to explain that sometimes we get so focused on a few areas of our lives that we forget to look for and […]

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You May Be Wealthier Than You Realize

When we talk about personal wealth, it’s often through the lens of money.  But financial wealth is personal, not relative, and it’s only one slice of the overall wealth pie.  I probably earned three times more last year than my mom made at her highest yearly earnings ever.  But I earned far less than several […]

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Create a Better Relationship with Money by Making it Your Friend

When I was a kid and my parents were still married, they would have huge arguments because my mom, who was in charge of paying the household bills, would sometimes forget to pay those bills. There times that we went without electricity or water for a day or two. My dad would get so upset […]

Rejection Proof: How I Beat Fear and Became Invincible Through 100 Days of Rejection by Jia Jiang

Hosted by Go Help Yourself Podcast. Lisa and special guest Deanna Moffitt review Rejection Proof: How I Beat Fear and Became Invincible Through 100 Days of Rejection by Jia Jiang.