Hold onto hope. A simple statement, that can be so hard to do. This week, my family and I remembered the exact pain and fear that we felt this time last year. This time last year, my mom was being diagnosed with stage 2 pancreatic cancer. This time last year was one of the worst … Continue reading Even When It is Hard Hold, Hold Onto Hope
I can't believe that this month I am celebraring 2 years since I started this journey of sharing my story and a whole year since I left my full time job to pursue my speaking career.A lot has changed since I first started this journey. I had no idea that a small blog launch event … Continue reading Cheers to 2 Years!
Does anyone else seem to always kill their plants? No matter what I do, sunshine, no sunshine or too much sunshine, watering too much or too little, I can't ever seem to get it just right. Today it has been downpouring with thunder and lightning. After a few hours of the rain coming down hard, … Continue reading We Can Always Bounce Back And Begin Again
There is a lot of uncertainty in the world right now. There is a lot of pain in the world right now. It can be overwhelming at times. I have seen a lot of posts about how if you are silent right now with everything going on with the riots and people of color being … Continue reading Talking About Things That Make Us Uncomfortable, Can Set Us Free
Staring at the screen with my slides before my presentation, I thought to myself, "I never thought in a million years that I would be public speaking, or that I would be sharing my story, or that sharing my story would be my job."I've realized over the years how many times I have had to … Continue reading Stepping Out of Comfort Zones, Stepping Into Beautiful Growth