How many times a day do we ask the question "how much does it cost?" Usually we mean a monetary amount. In fact, I daresay that we rarely examine how much a decision will require of us to invest in all areas of life. Cost: the outlay or expenditure (as of effort or sacrifice) made… Continue reading How much does it cost?
I used to look at adults and think they had it all figured out. It seemed adulthood was rather boring. And then...as all things, I entered into adulthood where there are surprises around every corner if you are watchful. Oh to be a life-long learner. This past year, I have felt and understood and been… Continue reading Friday Fives: Surprises in Adult Life
Are you ever just paralyzed? You know you need to get moving in 10 different directions. You understand that, and yet, the sheer volume of purpose and energy needed bring heaviness to your limbs and a panic response in your brain and heart. Sometimes we do not know where to start just that we “should.”… Continue reading Analysis Paralysis
I have a big pile of different projects, notebooks, skincare products, paints and random McDonald's toys on my dining room table. Every time I walk past, I shake my head and say "that's what my brain feels like right now." So many thoughts that need a day or ten to be sifted through, tidied up,… Continue reading 5 Words
Life is unbelievably noisy. We live in a constant state of anxiety and go. This morning, as my brain and heart raced on the road to nowhere, I declared "I've had it." Done. Ever feel that way? As a mom, wife, business owner, and responsible human being I cannot just declare "done," but it signals… Continue reading Turn me off…
I see you finding your way in the world. I see you weaving through thoughts, doubts, experiences to find your voice. I see you bounding through a park with energy, spunk, empathy, and imagination. I see a freedom of owning who you are with no regard for what others think. I see you unaware of… Continue reading I see you…
There is nothing that makes you NEED to deal with your junk as much as being a leader. Whether it is in your family, an organization, a team, a business, or a small group, there are various ways we lead. It is fun to start something, but getting into the midst and dealing with people… Continue reading the need in lead