My business coach, Paul Evans, challenged me to record a video about “my message,” what I’d say if I had one chance to tell people what I stand for. It was supposed to be without notes, without editing (and apparently without makeup! Ha!). So here it is… What I want YOU to know.
I constantly get asked how I’ve been able to achieve so much. It’s easy. Three steps. That’s all it takes: 1. Ask yourself what one small step you can take TODAY in that direction. 2. Take that step. 3. Repeat #1 & #2. Do you see what’s NOT on that list? -Researching for hours and hours […]
I grew up with a hole in the pit of my stomach. It was a whistling black, inky darkness that I carried with me from home to school and back again. It was always there, its icy depths sending its fingers through my veins. It would wake me in the middle of the night, sending […]
I like to fool myself into thinking that I’m not a procrastinator. After all, when I get an idea for something, it’s as good as done, right? Ummm… not always. Case in point: The sleeper sofa. This darned thing has lived in our garage for three (THREE!) years. I kept telling my husband that I’d […]
A well-known craft blogger/designer posted recently about her new book that’s coming out. I asked her how I could get a review copy. Her response: “a review copy? What’s that?” And the she’s going to wonder why her book doesn’t sell. Getting you book published is just the FIRST step to getting it in people’s […]
I’ve been working with my 30 Days to Fly Facebook group to identify where in the goal-setting process we fall apart. It’s clear – most of us know what our goals and dreams are, and we often even know how to achieve them, but we fall apart in the execution. We know we need to […]
This is a fictional short piece I wrote at the Creative Joy retreat this past weekend. It was prompted by this photo, taken by my new good friend Toby. Thanks, Toby, for inspiring me! I was avoiding the conversation. Again. No matter how much I tell myself, “We have to get this over with,” I’d […]