I need you to stop being so mean to yourself. If you are like me, you are good at allowing an unkind inner-dialogue to take root in your thought life. Perhaps it is prompted by a mistake or a quest […]
You serve no one well by holding tightly to your challenges. In your vulnerability, you will step into a beautiful paradox of strength.
How can parents be more present and avoid digital distractions? That was a question I was recently asked by SmartSocial.com. I was excited to contribute and provide a less-than-conventional bit of feedback. And are you surprised to learn it involves […]
When do we stop believing in the beauty of our dreams? What was your big idea that slowly slipped away? It is time to dream again!
I start each day in my sweats, with a cup of coffee, and time on the couch with my kiddos. Earlier this week I did exactly that, but there was a little added excitement to my routine — our family […]
When you are at your very best, maximizing on the ways you have been uniquely gifted, you will shine.
One day, we will be able to hug again, high five again and be socially near again — let’s be prepared to savor it.
It is not all good — nor is it all bad. Be willing to accept that things are complicated these days. Be bold in your commitment to honestly share the messy but also proudly claim the successes along the way.
When the circumstances you are facing feel impossible to change, your ability to laugh may be what is needed most. The lighthearted opportunities are there if you are willing to lift your eyes above the challenges and recognize them.
With the need for parents everywhere to teach their children at home, a key to sustainable success is balancing strategy with spontaneity.
When I left law enforcement to pursue a career in marketing and communications I was concerned that I had left my calling and would never find work that was as deeply satisfying. I was wrong. This journal excerpt and reflection underscores how we can all find ways to use our gifts and talents for good.
An additional layer of social distancing that is necessary for me, as I work to stay emotionally well in an unprecedented period of time, is taking a break from Facebook.
Sitting here this morning I’m oscillating between two realities. The first is that I don’t want to even write or say COVID-19 or Corona Virus because this global pandemic is all-consuming our lives and society right now. I’m in a […]