Finding the Shine: My Journey from Miserable Marzia to Marvelous Marzia

Who knew I would become a lifestyle transformation coach for a living? Years ago, when I was living as Miserable Marzia, I would’ve never imagined it. But I know from firsthand experience that change is always possible!...more

5 Steps for Handling Criticism Constructively

I can tell you -- for a fact -- that there is probably nobody who struggles with criticism more than I do.  In fact, if you were to ask any of my former employers, they would all probably say that "being defensive" was the one quality about me they struggled with the most.Nobody likes criticism....more

For Brown Girls Who Are Considering Coaching: But Don't Know Much About Coaching

"Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, you do better."-Maya Angelou...more

What happens when a life coach cyber slaps you? Everyone knows I can’t stand bullies. Especially the ones who hide behind their computers and say whatever they want without ever fully understanding the true impact of what they say.The other day I was having a little pat myself on the back moment on my facebook page where I recounted how four years ago I had been penniless, homeless, jobless and if I believed everything I read about myself; I was also worthless and futureless as well....more

Motionless Motion

 By Myla Yee  ...more

Discovering Your Passionate Purpose

Passion will always move you in the direction of your authentic self. ~Danielle LaPorte ...more

Do You Need To Make That Change?

Because things are the way they are, things will not stay the way they are.- Bertolt Brecht...more

Experts we LOVE and Resources we NEED!

Here's a LOVING dose of reality: most women over 40 don't spend enough time, effort and LOVE on themselves. Without a personally-fulfilling endeavor that meets your own emotional, intellectual, and spiritual needs beyond that of a romantic LOVE relationship, you're in danger of gasping for DARE. Whether you have small stressors or bigger issues, here are a few suggestions to help you get your DARE-Supply. At the end is a list of resources....more

How To Handle Conflict Confidently: Create A Spirit Of Cooperation

This is the final part of our series on How To Handle Conflict Confidently. Learn about the first three steps you can take here:...more

Is This What Mommy Burn-Out Looks Like?

Welcome to Dr. Ann’s Coaching Corner!  This week, CB writes in to get a fresh outlook on her multi-tasked-out life.  Is this what “Mommy burn-out” looks like?Dr. Ann,...more