This is a year of change and growth for me. Personal growth, professional growth. None of it is comfortable, but ALL of it is beneficial. I'm learning more about who I am, and finding my way more and more with each passing day. I've learned to not care what people think about me. I've learned … Continue reading Rebel Without a Cause
I was sitting on my floor, blow-drying my hair for the first time in months. Though optimistic to a fault, I was feeling down about my appearance that day, having just lamented to my husband less than an hour before about how I just feel blah these days. My three-year-old son sauntered into my bedroom … Continue reading Three Little Words
About two months ago, I decided to start a podcast. It has a name. The cover art is designed. I’ve researched the ins and out of editing, promoting, and scheduling. Interviews are lined up. I bought all the equipment I need, and got a great price on all of it. Everything is ready to go…except … Continue reading The High Price of Overwhelm
This morning, I pulled into my part-time gig at the Will Rogers Air National Guard Base, which shares a runway with the commercial airport. A plane was taking off, and I just stopped and watched it until it was in the air and out of sight. Something struck me about that moment. There were no … Continue reading What If No One Cares?
Did you know it's illegal to take a photo of the Eiffel Tower when it's lit up at night? My nine-year-old daughter told me that yesterday and I thought she was full of it. I looked it up. She was right. As it turns out, the lights are copyrighted by the original artist and it's … Continue reading It’s Illegal to Take This Photo
That's what I said for years. I was busy being a mom and building a business. I knew reading was vitally important to my personal and professional growth, but I looked for excuses to avoid it. In some ways, I avoided it because I wanted full credit for anything I accomplished. I didn't want to … Continue reading “I Don’t Have Time to Read!”
How do you organize your day? Are you in reaction mode most of the time, scrambling to keep up and feeling like you’re always running behind? That’s exactly how I’ve felt lately. When I don’t like how something is going in my life, I immediately look for a solution. I found this great book called … Continue reading The Miracle Morning