Esquinita translates to "little corner". This space comes from a longing for going deeper and digging into the juicy magic of our lives. Here you'll find real stories, inspiration, connection, ease, abundance and joy. xo, Gaby
Reclaiming Our Personal Power
Over the past few weeks we’ve heard so much about The Great Resignation, as millions of people across industries and levels have quit their jobs.
It feels like the collective has turned the volume all the way up, on something I’ve been seeing the past seven years in my work:
There is a kind of deep satisfaction that only happens when you walk out of a job that you can no longer stand.
You reclaim your power over your own life.
Suddenly you see possibilities you did not see, you are willing to take risks you didn't think you could, you are TIRED of what you've put up with in the past and you say "no more."
After a year and a half of the strain of this pandemic, we've seen a massive collective shift in our perspective, our priorities, our possibilities. We're looking at our old jobs and so...
There's a woman that I follow that you've probably heard me mention many times. Her name is Carolyn Elliott. I met her at a conference in the Spring of 2016, and I became an immediate fan.
She was bold, unapologetic, quirky AF and fully owning her self expression and authenticity. She introduced herself as a witch.
I saw in her everything that was true and asleep in me.
I soon took several of Carolyn's courses, In early 2017, in one of those courses, she asked us to say "I am the most powerful witch in the world."
I was so triggered I stopped the course right there altogether. I was all...
"That's not true!"
"How could I say that?!"
"It's so presumptuous!"
"This is not for me."
My "brujaness" to me, is all about owning my wholeness, my purpose, and my connection to the divine - to Mother Earth, my ancestors, my guides and angels. Owning my path, my spiritual practices, honoring my own divinity. That owning has been a process.
And the last four...