Are you always busy, constantly struggling to find extra space in your life to pursue the things you love?

So many people nowadays are addicted to their work and our society encourages that addiction. Now, people struggling to find time to even take care of themselves and their families, let alone pursue their personal dreams.

Danielle LaPorte was a workaholic. She’s an incredibly accomplished individual, having received praise from Forbes and Oprah, but this success took a serious toll on her health.

In the last year, Danielle realized that she needed to break the unhealthy cycle she found herself in. Now, she’s simplified her life, transforming the way that she lives and works. She actively combats workaholism and creates space to focus on her wellness instead. Now, she’s spending more time on herself, with her son, and working on projects that fulfill her. 

Get ready to learn about how to simplify your work, transform your life, and pursue your personal dreams from now on in this episode of The Mindset Mashup.

Some Questions I Ask:

  • What is lighting you up right now the best? (9:35)
  • What did you quit in this last year? (12:25)
  • How would you describe masculinity in the man that would set your heart on fire? (23:05)
  • What helps you slow down? (33:05)
  • What triggers your truth bombs? How do you measure if it’s a real truth bomb or fleeting thought? (49:44)
  • What are you looking forward to launching in 2019? (54:05)
  • How do you define fulfillment? (58:18)

In This Episode, You Will Learn:

  • How workaholism is a socially praised addiction and Danielle actively combats it. (9:39)
  • How Danielle made space in her life to prioritize her own wellness. (12:41)
  • What a simplified life looks like. (16:54)
  • What Danielle looks for in a man. (23:14)
  • What it means to be kind to yourself and be free. (30:36)
  • How regularly holding thoughts of gratitude can change your brain for the better. (48:27)
  • How Danielle’s planner can help you live from your heart. (54:36)
  • Danielle’s definition of fulfillment. (58:22)

Connect with Danielle LaPorte:





Also Mentioned on This Show:

Oprah’s SuperSoul Story

White Hot Truth by Danielle LaPorte

The Fire Starter Sessions by Danielle LaPorte

The Desire Map by Danielle LaPorte

Forbes: “The Education of an Entrepreneur, Episode 2: The Story of Danielle LaPorte

Instagram: Sadhguru

The Little Soul and the Sun by Neale Donald Walsch

David Deida Website


  • Michelle Sorro

    Heart Centered Entrepreneur and Transformational Trainer

    A Top 10 in Self-Development, Fire and Soul is a weekly dose of spiritual principles, personal development and business guidance. Here’s to creating the life and impact of your dreams without the hustle, grit and grind - only ease, grace and flow. Host Michelle Sorro, TV Host turned Heart Centered Entrepreneur and Transformational Trainer, shares real talks with global game changers, spiritual luminaries, and high-performance experts in this unfiltered and transformational podcast. Featuring insights from A-Listers (Jack Canfield, Panache Desai, Dave Asprey, Danielle LaPorte, Natalie Ledwell, Jairek Robbins, Joseph McClendon III, Alison Armstrong, Mastin Kipp, Preston Smiles, and more!), as well as mini self-development masterclasses, each episode is designed to empower you to take immediate, inspired action for cultivating an epically aligned life!