Posts by CJ-Rising

A mother, educator, artist and adventurer, CJ Rising writes the blog Rising Daily about inspired living through authenticity, joy and creativity. She just published her first e-book Dream Big and Succeed: 10 Steps to Finally Getting What You Want, which is available on Amazon.

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Stop Waiting for Tomorrow: 3 Ways to Love Your Life Now

“Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.” ~Paul Coelho

My husband had been unemployed for more than two years before it hit me that I was dealing with it all wrong. During …

4 Questions to Help You Know When to Say No

“It is not enough to be busy; so are the ants. The question is: what are we busy about?” ~Henry David Thoreau

A couple of years ago my friends and I went on a weekend retreat to honor our dear …