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

Here's Why You Should Be Questioning Your Marriage

I question my marriage all the time.When my husband "Sven" and I get into a fight because he’s so stubborn it pisses me off to the point of throwing things of across the room, I ask myself if it’s possible for us to peacefully coexist. When I feel disappointed because Sven doesn’t spoil me with presents or capitulate to all my demands, I ask myself if he is really capable of giving me everything that I need....more
Very good points. It's the same reason I question God every so often. It really only strengthens ...more

Is it Time to Quit?

Hard Wired To Be Promiscuous? Science Says Yes (But I Say We're More Than Science)

 Do you see this? ...more
Interesting.  Well I do not have a longer ring finger, but I definitely have a crazy strong ...more

Does being in a happy relationship make you less ambitious?

Regardless of how much I may have accomplished by the age of 31, I feel constantly – even obsessively – pressured by the things I haven’t done. (See: Writing my first novel, starting a business, developing passive income streams so I can retire young, turning my blog into a book/movie/internet sensation.) There’s this driving force pushing me to aim higher, accomplish more, learn new things…which sounds great, except for the nagging disappointment I persistently feel for not living up to my own lofty expectations....more
Fierce1 Love it! Great advice. It's like that saying, "Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a ...more

10 Quotes on the Realities of Marriage

Fairy tales of old should have been banned from children’s book selections. The “…and they lived happily ever after” has warped many women’s (and men’s, too) concept of marriage. And when reality sets in, disappointment, anger and resentment follow, oftentimes leading to divorce or separation....more

Who Am I? A Look at the Victims of Domestic Violence

I am your mother, your daughter, your sister, your co-worker, your neighbor and your friend. I am your nurse, your hair stylist, your chiropractor and your son’s piano teacher. I am the lady in line next to you at the grocery store. I am the woman sitting beside you Sunday morning at church. And I am a victim of domestic violence....more
Sadly, this continues to be a silent crime, that remains hidden until a celebrity or ...more

Ode to Husbands

The family business

My husband wears a lot of different titles: He is the love of my life, a dynamic dad for our son and my best friend. I also like to think of him as my business partner. ...more