Category Archives: Mind

Combining Ambition and Ease:8 Work lessons from the French

Combining Ambition and Ease:
8 Work lessons from the French

Being a driven, ambitious woman can be a huge blessing. It can also feel like a curse when you don’t know how to manage your time, energy and life. I know because I was the exhausted woman trying to keep up with what all the other moms were doing, impress my manager in hopes of… Continue Reading

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The 8 Ways That Traveling Solo Made Me a Better Woman

The 8 Ways That Traveling Solo
Made Me a Better Woman

I checked into my Parisian vacation apartment. Emphasis on the “I” (yes, completely alone. In Paris.) What is THAT? It was total silence. When you are married at the young age of eighteen and have your first child at twenty two, it’s a very unusual sound (….or lack thereof). There was no one calling my… Continue Reading

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20 Things that are Not Worth my Time

20 Things that are Not Worth my Time

“Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that’s the stuff life is made of.” ―Benjamin Franklin Years ago, I completed a time inventory assessment. Essentially, it was an in-depth analysis of how I was spending my time. When I faced the truth of how I was spending my days, I was horrified.… Continue Reading

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Politics, Passion and Personal Development (Oh my!)

Politics, Passion and Personal Development
(Oh my!)

Regardless of who you’re voting for, we can agree there’s more than enough being said on this topic. I was determined to NOT write a blog post or do a podcast about this US presidential election. However, I’ve been asked by many of my readers and clients, “How are you handling this political season?” So,… Continue Reading

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Vision Boards are a Waste of Time. Try this instead.

Vision Boards are a Waste of Time.
Try this instead.

It was 2006. The book “The Secret” had just been released. Yes, the Law of Attraction buzz had officially arrived. And I was hooked. When I received my first invite to a vision board party, my RSVP was an immediate yes. As a gal who’ll try almost anything once, I was committed. I gathered magazines,… Continue Reading

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