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Author Archives: Dana Hilmer

About Dana Hilmer

My mission is simple: to help you live your truth and create the life you crave. I am a transformation coach and the founder and host of two online programs: the THRIVE*circle and PowerBreak, a weekly reboot program. I live in a beautiful shoreline town in CT with my husband and three boys and when plugged in can be found on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Hope to see you there!

What do you want to BE when you grow up?

HOW DO YOU WANT TO EXPERIENCE THIS ONE BEAUTIFUL LIFE OF YOURS? What do you want to be when you grow up? We’ve all been asked that question more times than we can count and chances are we’ve asked that same question of the kids in our lives. The question...

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Learning Tricks

LEARNING NEW TRICKS KEEPS YOU YOUNG. When was the last time you learned or experienced something new? The adage that you can’t teach an old dog new tricks isn’t true… even for a dog. In fact, it’s the opposite that’s true… It’s novelty and adventure that keeps you young. Learning...

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What CAN You Do?

There is ALWAYS one thing you CAN do to move in the direction you want to go. We know you have a dream. You may not have all the details figured out yet but we know you have all sorts of exciting thoughts and ideas swirling around that big beautiful...

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What Will You Do With This Day?

CARPE DIEM Do you remember the movie Dead Poets Society with Robin Williams? Robin, as teacher John Keating, is quirky and wise and one of the beautiful and memorable pieces of wisdom he shared was “carpe diem” or “seize the day”. Seize the day… We all have only 1440 minutes...

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… When you don’t like a thing, change it. If you can’t change it, change the way you think about it. Don’t complain. – Maya Angelou Are you a complainer? Oh, yeah… No judgment if you’re nodding your head. We all are. And in challenging times like this it’s very...

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Live Your Life True to YOU

I wish I’d had the courage to live a life true to myself, not the life others expected of me. – Bronnie Ware, The #1 Regret of the Dying You did it! It’s been a challenging year and here you are… on the last day.. standing a little taller, feeling...

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Choose Courage Over Comfort

You can choose courage or you can choose comfort, but you cannot choose both. ― Brené Brown Nothing dream-worthy happens without courage. And all dreams require discomfort. Lots and lots of discomfort. That’s a good thing because the interesting things in life happen when you venture outside your comfort zone....

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Don’t Should All Over the Holidays

When you stop “shoulding” all over yourself and others you can fully embrace what is. ― Dana & Wendy, Camp Reinvention This will be a holiday season like no other… AND you’ll enjoy it a whole lot more when you stop “shoulding” all over yourself and others. In fact, you...

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