Clarity, Confidence & Joy

Inspirational writings

to help you care for

your body, mind  and soul.


Janhavi McKenzie, Life Coach


A Clear Mind

I am on Day 5 of a liver cleanse. Besides cleaning out my digestive tract, my mind seems to be getting a clearing out. I think of myself as a typically quiet person but this is different. It's appears that as my body has less to deal with there is less agitation within the landscape...
self criticism

The Guests at the Hearth of the Soul

There is a beautiful book of Celtic Wisdom called "Anam Cara" by John O'Donohue. I picked up this book recently and found an essay titled: The Crowd at the Hearth of the Soul. It talks about how we are made of many parts. We are not singular in our makeup. It informed my own Soul...

Believe In Love

This was my prompt today. As I began to journal, I felt at a loss with these words. I had no idea how to wrap my mind around them. They fell flat for me. I didn't understand them. So I turned to my new best friend, the dictionary, to help me forward. To Believe means:...
letting go

Full Moon Journal Prompt

As a moon grows full in its cycle, it gathers together much energy, much like the crest of a wave. And when the moon reaches its fullness, its crest, energy is released, set free. The full moon is considered a time to release. This particular full moon is in Pisces, which marks the end of...
facing challenges

Climbing the Learning Curve

In Coaching, we encourage our clients to "step out of their comfort zone." Life is filled with many small risks that encourage our growth. And, it's not always comfortable or easy. What I have learned about taking on challenges is to do so with a low bar for expectations. Don't strive to be perfect in...
letting go

Writing Prompt: Gratitude

Gratitude What does the word mean to you? Do you practice Gratitude? When do you feel grateful? Do you feel it in your body? If so, where? It's time to get out your journal. Set your timer for 10 minutes and write about Gratitude. When the timer goes off, read what you wrote, maybe out...
self esteem

The Courage to be You

It takes courage to grow up and become who you REALLY are. e.e. cummings Who are you? Don't be afraid to show up as the REAL you. No matter who you are, you are lovable. It's okay not to be perfect. It's okay to show up and not have all the answers. It's okay to...

Frustration: Turning It Around

I love definitions. They can make things much more clear. I was hearing the word Frustration used often and with much emotional heat. So I looked up the word. As a writer I love words, and as a Coach I wanted to learn more about this particular word. Frustration is defined as: "the feeling of...

How to Start Your Day

Today start your day with a smile, calmness of mind, emotions that are neutral, and a heart filled with gratitude. Day 125

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