Tap into Real Gold

by Stephanie on March 29, 2014

Real Gold Logo Tap into Real GoldHow can we nurture and discover our real gold?There is a real gold in us. When we find it, we know because time stands still. We forget about lunch and even shopping sounds boring. It’s that moment where we are in pure love. There is no anger or elation. It’s a river that we wade in and out of throughout our lives. The tricky part is knowing when we have touched our real, true gold because fool’s gold looks mighty good.

Our real gold is not shopping, eating, watching reality tv, or a great movie. Those are fun things to do and are jewels but do not come close to real gold. Our real gold is what we came to this life to do that serves others and ourselves at the same time. While we are fulfilling others with our gift, we are filling our own cup.

When I am singing and playing, connected, time stands still. There is no separation between myself and those who hear my music.

*You lose track of time.
*There is usually some feedback from others that you are blessing them by your gift. If your gift is hidden from the view of others, you may not receive as much feedback.
*You light up when you talk about it.
*You spend your time and money investing in it.

Center your life around your gold. That is the secret. That is the quickest way to a fulfillfied life. It’s not about having it easy. It’s about being driven to share or do something bigger than yourself. It’s about bringing your gold to the tallest mountain to as many people as you can because your heart could burst from the power of it.

Love it. Make time for it. Treasure it. Give thanks for it. This is your own, unique, sacred gift to the world. Make no mistake. We all have real gold.

Listen to the meditation for finding your real gold to go deeper.



March 11, 2014

    For the wonder of who I am I praise you.  Save in your hands, all creation is made new.  O God, You Search Me by Bernadette Farrell         …transformation begins when we love ourselves unconditionally and completely embrace who we are, right now, no matter what we are experiencing.  Believe in your […]

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Introducing- Playlist Prescriptions!

March 8, 2014

  I’d like to share a personal example of music healing my life.  I had been struggling with merging my career and raising my son, balancing it all.  I was going back and forth from Mom bliss to Mom guilt.  I had been listening to some powerful meditations and had a session with a coach […]

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Competition to the Authentic? A streaming chat…

March 5, 2014

  Could it be there is no competition?  Perhaps it feels like it’s a very real thing, but upon deeper reflection, I think otherwise.  After you hear the brief musical prescription please leave a comment below sharing what your experience is with competition.

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Listen with the Heart

March 3, 2014

When we sing from our  heart, we have an  inner place of knowing there is something important to share with the world that only we can say in the way we say it.  When people listen with their hearts, they will hear it.  Those who need our unique message will have, as they say, “food […]

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Musical Prescriptions- an audio post

February 26, 2014

Do you  need encouragement or some guidance with working through loss?  Here is my free series called “Musical Prescriptions.”  They are short bites of wisdom for your life.  Bookmark and enjoy!       Stephanie

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Dr. Demartini’s Wisdom

January 12, 2014

This is Mitch and I at the Rainforest Cafe.  We had a great time celebrating our 10th anniversary.  The hotel, Westin at the Oaks,  attached to the galleria (the big Houston mall with an ice skating rink) so it was super fun! I thought you might enjoy some of the highlights of Dr. Demartini’s talk.  […]

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To My Friend Shannon

December 20, 2013

My friend Shannon is moving far away. I don’t see her much anymore but the season our friendship was close holds more weight than gold.  I was newly married and she lived down the road. I really did have a neighbor friend! I was starting to teach piano and she mentored me with such kindness […]

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All Souls Mass

November 13, 2013

       The most beautiful mass of the year, in my opinion, is the All Souls Day mass, the Mass for the Dead.  In this service everyone has the space to collectively grieve.  I was asked to provide music in piano and song.  As the service went progressed, I found my voice adapting to the collective […]

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Creativity and Self-Discipline

October 31, 2013

” creativity monsters–the voices from the past and present who criticize, attack, ridicule, and judge us, and who banish us from owning and expressing our creativity with joy and abandon…. They’re the people who imply that creativity must be “good” in order to be valuable, who subject your work to public appraisal before you’re allowed […]

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