Leap and the Net Will Appear

Everyone has a dream. A goal that you feel pulled toward. Maybe it’s to write a book, or run a marathon, or create a business, or learn karate, or build a house. There are as many dreams and goals as there are people to dream them! What breaks my heart is the person who’s not […]

Discipline is Remembering What You Want

This quote from David Campbell, founder of Saks Fifth Avenue, is one of my all time favorites.  We often think of discipline as a way to get ourselves to do things we don’t really want to do – whether that’s exercise; working on a large, multi-faceted project; eating well; or doing chores around the house. […]

How to Get Clear on Where You’re Going

You hear lots of folks talking about the importance of having a clear vision, clear priorities and clear goals in order to be living a joyful, fulfilling life – but do you really understand how critical this is? Clarity gives you energy, a sense of purpose, focus when making decisions, and a sense of both […]

What is Yours to Do Today?

I don’t remember where I first heard this question, but it is a powerful way to calm and center yourself when you’re feeling frazzled: “What is mine to do today?” Many of us struggle with feelings of busyness and overwhelm.  It’s so easy to get caught up in our endless to-do lists – to get […]

Busy Women’s Guide to Self Care for a Happy, Healthy (Sane) Holiday Season

Most folks I speak with at this time of year have a bit of a frantic gleam in their eyes as they describe all that they’ve got on their plates for the upcoming holiday season.  They are looking forward to family, friends, fun and cherished holiday traditions AND they feel overwhelmed at the thought of all there […]

3 Step Formula to Get What You Really Want

We all know someone who has: ended one bad relationship only to dive into a new relationship and experience the exact same problems, or  left a toxic work situation only to find a new job that’s even worse, or started a new exercise program only to abandon it after a week, or sworn she’s going to stop […]

Are You Telling a Victim Story?

It’s often easier to blame circumstances outside of ourselves for our failure to move toward our goals than it is to take responsibility for our choices.  It can be gratifying and fun to play the victim. You could have lost that five pounds if only you hadn’t had to go to  so many social events […]

Are You Still Trying to Figure Out What You Want to Be When You Grow Up?

Or have you given up trying to figure it out because it’s too uncomfortable to contemplate that your life is just ticking by, with no real focus or joy? I can assure you from personal experience, that no matter how uncomfortable the process can be at times, figuring out what makes YOU tick, the unique […]