Starting from here

I’m a planner.  I am a goal setter.  I need accountability.   I hate to exercise.  Knowing this about me likely explains why I failed every time I tried to follow a self-motivated, in-home exercise plan.  I would start well but … Read more


I haven’t always been as comfortable being me.  I used to apologize for being organized.  I was embarrassed by my calendar and my lists.  I remember being ribbed endlessly by the detailed plans I created for my wedding.   Today, I … Read more

We are all a little lost

I get goosebumps when I watch those “America’s Got Talent” viral videos.  You know the ones that make you cry.  Or at least, they make ME cry.  Recently there is one that is going around, and once again, it made … Read more

Tools that make you go Hmmm

Have you ever done a time study?   If you have, do you like doing them?   I have done many time studies.  I also like doing them.  Or at least I like the knowledge I gain from them.  It’s been a … Read more

Reopening and Boundaries

I sit here writing this blog optimistic that we will start to re-open soon.  The plan is in place.  The requirements are defined.  I can only hope that the government honors their plan.  On coffee dates, the conversations seem to … Read more

Staycation Take III

I try to learn from my mistakes.  I try to improve all the time.  Recently I shared how I embed the Plan–do–check–act model into my processes.  I take the same approach in many areas of my life.  In a prior blog, … Read more

We All Grow Differently

They say comparison is the thief of joy.  I agree.  Although I’m also guilty of comparison.  My business has had some setbacks.  Some as recent as the decision to rebrand.  Often the setback is me.  Regardless, it’s now where I … Read more

Happiness is a Choice

I love processes.  I love productivity.  I love creating in my business.  Yet lately, I’ve felt heavy.  Tired.  Things feel difficult.  Maybe you understand what I’m feeling.  Maybe you have been feeling it too.   I recently stumbled upon this quote:   … Read more

Stronger than I Thought

I am stronger than I thought. Likely you are too. I have shared my journey of the elimination diet.  From “Failing to plan” to hitting the “Messy in the middle”.  Today, or at least as I write this, I’m done!  … Read more

My Logic plus Your Magic

When you say good-bye to a brand, it is hard not to compare a new idea, a new vision to the old.  This was the reality as we faced rebranding.  Our old brand was about mastery.  Mastery of your craft, … Read more

Hurt People, Hurt People

I’m about to tell you a story.  A true story.  I hope you stick it out and read to the end.  Because if we want to create a different world, we need to stop the cycle of pain.  The Story … Read more