“You owe it to yourself to make your days here count. So have fun. Dig deep. Stretch.” (not sure where I read this!) I love this quote & wish I remembered where I snagged it. I especially pay attention to the dig deep and stretch. I hate shallow – shallow conversation, shallow endeavors, shallow relationships. […]
Summer is going by SO fast for me. So, before it flies right by me – I literally stopped myself today & asked – what do I need to complete my summer? Such a good question. My answer is all about spending more connected time with my boy(s), my girls, my parents, my sister, and […]
Here’s to FREEDOM! In honor of 4th of July, Canada Day, Bastille Day and all other like-minded holidays this time of year, I celebrate the mighty gift of freedom. The freedom to choose your path, write your destiny, chart your course! As a society, as a community, as an organization, as a family, and as […]
Where is your PASSION? Are you spending your time doing what you love? Why not? So just do it! Grab your passion by the throat and make it your own.
“Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.” Marlene Savant It has taken me a long time to learn true persistence. I used to give up easily in certain areas of my life – to walk away when I couldn’t do something well right off the bat. I seemed […]
In some ways, summer is no different for me than any other season. My work goes on as usual, I still need to do all the same tasks – it’s just that my 7-year old goes to camp instead of school on my work days. But, I want MORE than that. I want SUMMER. In […]
“Being happy doesn’t mean everything’s perfect. It means you’ve decided to see beyond the imperfections.” Yes! The ability to see beyond the imperfections AND revel in what is actually quite perfect just as it is.
I am reminded today of a coaching fundamental – the power of perspective. I was working with a client this week -she is an amazing woman – driven, independent, successful. And yet she notices that some of that drive can feel intense to others – it can come across as somewhat alarmist – ‘the sky […]
On the first day of my 48th year, I want to write about lessons learned and wisdom earned. And because it’s my birthday, I give myself even more permission than usual, to write this just as I please. At 48, I have learned to own more of who I am. EVERYTHING I am. My utter […]
“Hope is more than the sunny view that everything will turn out all right. It is believing you have the will and the way to accomplish your goals.” Abraham Lincoln