What if You Were Already Alone?

“Some people are going to leave, but that’s not the end of your story. That’s the end of their part in your story.”  UnknownJeanne had 3 young children and a successful career in Sales. She worked hard in her job, she took care of the family, the home, paid all the bills, did all the laundry, cooked all the meals and was exhausted at the end of each day. ...more

The Subtle but Sacred Difference between Action and Inspired Action

“Some people die at 25 and aren’t buried until 75.” Benjamin FranklinI was in marketing for nearly 20 years. I worked for some small, niche companies as well as some of the largest, global corporations in the world. One thing remained constant: I worked hard; really hard....more

The Path Out of and through Emotional Abuse

“But even when I stop crying, even when we fall asleep…this will leave another scar. No one will see it. No one will know. But it will be there. And eventually, all of the scars will have scars, and that’s all I’ll be – one big scar of a love gone wrong.”   Amanda Grace, But I Love Him...more

Honoring Our Needs & Dropping the Edge

“Within the space of love, I own my “yes” and my “no,” both my gentleness and my firmness.” Marianne WilliamsonBrooke and her fiancée had broken up several months ago after she discovered repeated infidelity. Now, her fiancée is attempting to reconcile, promising that things will be different. Of course, she doesn’t really believe that he has changed and has no intention of being disrespected by him again. So, she responds to his texts and calls with a lot of what she calls “edge.”...more

Permission Granted

“Life is a terminal condition. We’re all going to die…but we all, in some ways, wait for permission to live.” Kris CarrWe came into this world absolutely perfect....more

Your Wake Up Call is Calling for You

“You never know how a good quest is going to end.” Elizabeth GilbertElizabeth Gilbert, author of the best-selling book, Eat, Pray, Love (and also one of my favorite people on the planet) probably received her share of criticism, particularly from other women for taking a year off and traveling the world to answer the big questions of her life and go on her own transformative journey....more

The Justification of Joy

“In today’s culture where our self-worth is tied to our net worth and we base our worthiness on our level of productivity – spending time doing purposeless activities is rare.”  Brené Brown...more

Together & Alone

“The trouble is not really in being alone, it’s being lonely.”  Christine FeehanI was almost ten years into my first marriage when I realized that even though I had a husband that loved me, family and plenty of friends, I still felt isolated and very alone. Throughout the last week, I’ve spoken to several women with similar experiences. ...more

Fear & Fearlessness in Business

“I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it.” Nelson MandelaAs an entrepreneur myself, as well as a coach for other driven and successful women entrepreneurs, we think we’re supposed to be fearless. We need to conquer our fears, silence them and never, ever let anyone see you sweat. We work hard, we believe in ourselves, so what’s to fear, right?Wrong....more

Love with Your Eyes Wide Open

“You are so free you can choose bondage.” Abraham HicksWhen I was married the first time, I didn’t see that I had chosen the safe route by marrying the one that wouldn’t lie to me, cheat on me or hurt me. At that time in my life, I couldn’t see that the safe route very rarely leads to a passionately lived life....more