It's Okay If You Need A Break from Social Media

It often feels like there is pressure to always be posting on social media, especially if your job requires you to have some type of social media presence. I was actually applying to speak at a conference, and one of the questions asked me what my social media following was, and because of that question, … Continue reading It's Okay If You Need A Break from Social Media

Imperfectly Amazing, Just The Way You Are

My one eye closes a bit more than the other when I smile and I spend too much time re-taking photos, trying to keep both eyes open. I talk too much. But other times I don't talk enough and hold in how I feel. I talk fast. So I get my point across quickly. But … Continue reading Imperfectly Amazing, Just The Way You Are

There is Power Within You to Change the World

My entire life, I've wanted to help people. The ways in which I've wanted to help people have changed over time, but that has always been my goal. Whether it be helping reduce homelessness or reduce hunger or improve people's health and wellness, or be a support system for one of my teammates or friends, … Continue reading There is Power Within You to Change the World

The Power of Saying No

Why is it so hard for us to say no to things that are not good for us? We will have one hundred and one things on our plate, and somehow find the words, “Yeah, of course I can do that”, coming out of our mouths, when we truly feel like we can barely handle … Continue reading The Power of Saying No

You Can’t Control the Weather, So You Might as Well Dance in the Rain

You really don't know what is going to happen. You can plan and prepare and play the best or worst scenarios over and over in your head. And you still won't know. You won't know if it will rain if you are planning an outdoor event. You don't know what someone's reaction will be when … Continue reading You Can’t Control the Weather, So You Might as Well Dance in the Rain