Remember To Be Your Own Superhero, Too

We spend a lot of our mental energy on others. We make sure that we show up over and over for those around us. We do this so easily, knowing the love we have for those around us is so important to us that we put their needs before our own. We do this over … Continue reading Remember To Be Your Own Superhero, Too

Practice Being Present

When is the last time you paused to be in this moment? How many times have people brought up stories to you that you just don't remember the details, because you were there, but not really because your mind was elsewhere? Life passes us by so quickly. It seems like the days go by faster … Continue reading Practice Being Present

You Are Worthy Of Your Tomorrow

I remember so clearly a question that was asked during one of my speeches. The question that was asked was, "Do you think you've won your fight?". He asked me that question because during my speeches, I always focus on reminding each of us that we are worthy of this fight for our lives. And … Continue reading You Are Worthy Of Your Tomorrow

Hold Onto Your Small Moments of Joy

Writing this blog post, I am sitting on the waterfront of Alexandria, VA, watching the life of Washington, DC right across the water and I thought about all the life happening all around us that we constantly watch pass us by. And then I felt sadness for all of those who couldn't see the beauty … Continue reading Hold Onto Your Small Moments of Joy

Rome Wasn’t Built In A Day

This famous saying of "Rome Wasn't Built In A Day" means so much to me. This is what my coach would say to me over and over and something that gave me some comfort and hope during my struggle, that my dreams could still be built. But it's really hard to be patient while your … Continue reading Rome Wasn’t Built In A Day