You learn about people who lead amazing lives, doing things they love every day, living outside the norms of society.  Your True Self excitedly says, “Wow!  I wish I could do that!”  Then your monkey mind throws a wet towel on the idea and says with a grimacing tone, “Yeah, right.  Who do you think you are?  You could never do anything like that.”  And you go forth, believing your monkey mind, stuffing down your excitement and passions. It doesn’t have to be that way.  You have choices, and you can choose not to listen to the monkey mind who will do anything to maintain the status quo because it thinks the status quo is safe. How do you get from where you are to that amazing life you’d love to live? 1) Reflect on what is and isn’t working in your life and visualize your perfect life. Whether or not you know what your amazing life looks like, take some time to reflect on all aspects of your life:  health, money, relationships, career, spirituality and your mind. What do you love?  What would you love to get rid of or change?  What kinds of things are a must in your life? Put together all the