Aimée Cartier—– *author *psychic *mom *wife *speaker *dabbler in comedy

FLOURISH BLOG: Providing tools and (true) stories for creating an inspired, intuitive life.

My favorite Internet ladies to turn to for inspiration

I could also title this post, “Ladies that make light that can shine in your room too!” So, these ladies exist outside of the Internet of course—but for the most part, … Continue reading

January 15, 2015 · 2 Comments

Country girls’ day in the city…. chocolate factory tour of course!

By now you probably know my propensity for girl’s nights.  Or girl’s days.  Or girl’s moments.  Whatever.  And yes what we’re really talking about here is women.  Women getting together … Continue reading

October 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Loving family members, their quirks and all– for you Dad, happy birthday!

(It’s my Dad’s birthday today.  Happy Birthday Dad! In honor of that, I’m re-publishing this essay I wrote about his quirks.  It appeared in my island newspaper in 2009.  Still … Continue reading

September 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Startling Truth about Your Own Dark Side

From an early age we learn about “the dark side.” Even our modern day mythical stories tout the danger of following this darkness or shadow side of ourselves. We’ve all … Continue reading

April 9, 2009 · Leave a comment

Graffiti art captures life’s secret

There are lots of things that I love about our island. The list is really too long to mention all the way through, but one of the things that I … Continue reading

February 3, 2009 · Leave a comment

Even during tough times, we can choose to live without fear

The other night I was at one of our island restaurants when in passing I overheard someone say with great conviction, “Bicyclists in Seattle actually increase the carbon foot print … Continue reading

November 3, 2008 · Leave a comment

Grandfather gave a lasting gift: laughter

It was 22 years ago that I gave it to him for Father’s Day.  I wrote it and framed it of my own accord.  “My grandpa, laughing and making me … Continue reading

June 13, 2008 · Leave a comment

Your Money or Your Life… Do You Have to Choose?

My own worst fear was that I would need to run myself into the ground making millions. Sure, that’s fine for Donald Trump, or Bill Gates I thought, but not … Continue reading

March 11, 2008 · Leave a comment

Modeling Your Way to the Top

I remember once Scott telling me how influential Chris Howard had been on him and Conscious One. He revealed a story about how when Conscious One was first beginning, it … Continue reading

March 10, 2008 · Leave a comment

New Year, Clear Focus

This year, (well technically last) I spent 10 days visiting with my family in Minnesota.  We did all of the typical mid-west winter activities, the ones that are so novel … Continue reading

January 14, 2008 · Leave a comment

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