It’s no easy task to venture into the unknown. It can be even more daunting when doing it alone. I can admit I’ve prayed on many decisions after I made them. Yes, this is arguably the most backwards way to do anything. I do this because I’m the overly analytical type. When I have a major decision to make I’ll try to predict every possible … Continue reading Have You Thanked Your Sister Circle Lately?
Anyone who knows me, knows how much I love food. I’ll work for food, heck I might even fight for food. I don’t like to share it and I absolutely enjoy the aroma, the taste, the spices and the sauces. Yes, food is my friend, my very, very, very good friend. So imagine my excitement when I received an invite to attend a special new … Continue reading I’m Saying “Yes” to New & Exciting!
Women are caregivers and as such we become so entrenched in doing for others that we forget to take care of ourselves – especially emotionally. Our children are inquisitive and are always asking “why, what, and how” so we are always answering those questions. We teach them by explanation. But as adults there comes a time when explaining yourself turns into something else and it’s usually not healthy. … Continue reading Explanation Not Always Necessary: Drawing Boundaries
I was at the grocery store the other day rushing to get into line. A few feet behind me there was a woman with a loaded cart. Rushing to stay ahead of her, I thought to myself that I was glad that I was in front. Holding onto my three items, I zipped into the line behind a gentleman. Relieved that he didn’t seem to … Continue reading A Lesson in Humility
Have you ever noticed the nervousness/slight uneasiness you feel when you’re taking a risk? Mine usually surfaces when I’m about to make a presentation or share an idea during a meeting and even when I’m approaching someone at a networking event. I always knew what I wanted to say, but something would happen when I began to speak. My words didn’t seem to match what … Continue reading 3 Ways To Overcome The Awkwardness of Finding Your Voice
I love me some O Magazine. It has just the right blend of inspiration, food and fashion. Well, the January issue, did not disappoint. It is all about my favorite subject, “a brave new you”. I couldn’t wait to dive into this issue. Of course I’m looking for little nuggets of information I could share with my readers, and then it hit me, this issue … Continue reading Am I Really As Bold As I’ve Claimed? My Recent Wake Up Call
I can’t begin to tell you how amazing it feels to be recognized. Most of us shy girls spend a large portion of our lives hiding, nervous and second guessing everything. It isn’t until you arrive at a space and place where you begin to realize how amazing you are that you become ready for others to take notice. We are grateful and excited that … Continue reading Our Boldness Has Been Recognized!