Caught In the Rain

On our recent vacation, my husband and I rented a scooter as our mode of transportation.  We’re always up for a good adventure so our little two-wheeler was loads of fun until one evening as we were finishing dinner we looked up to see driving rain pelting the windows of the restaurant.  We were miles […]

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Coaching Group Application Deadline May 30!

I’m currently putting together another group of dynamic women leaders for my next coaching group.  I would love for you to be a part of it! Some of my best leadership development has occurred in the context of a small group of peers who find themselves wrestling with the challenges of daily life as a […]

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Who Are You?

What’s your brand? In my former job I spent the majority of my time developing brand identities for artists.  I worked hard to determine the unique characteristics of the individual musician/band/singer and then figured out how to market that to set them apart from the rest of their competitors.  It was a fascinating, sometimes frustrating […]

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Don’t Be a Booer

When was the last time you were booed?  Maybe it was a cutting remark from a co-worker.  Maybe it was the snarky attitude of your teenager.  Maybe it was the anonymous critic who sent a scathing email or posted a derogatory comment about you. I only saw about 30 minutes of Sunday night’s Billboard Music […]

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Don't Be a Booer

When was the last time you were booed?  Maybe it was a cutting remark from a co-worker.  Maybe it was the snarky attitude of your teenager.  Maybe it was the anonymous critic who sent a scathing email or posted a derogatory comment about you. I only saw about 30 minutes of Sunday night’s Billboard Music […]

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A Little Reminder

I am not called to do what everyone else is doing.  I believe that… and then I don’t. I believe it on the days when I am being praised for what I’ve done. I believe it on days when I feel momentum. I believe it on days when I’m thriving. But… I don’t believe it […]

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Accept What Is

“Do not consider what could have been; accept what is and make the most of it.” I found this quote in an old journal.  I wrote it after finding out that I didn’t get a promotion that I desperately wanted and was pretty confident I would get.  I can still remember the hollowed gut feeling […]

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Beyond Our Capacity

Sometimes the best place to be is completely beyond our capacity. Comfort creates complacency. In chaos and complexity we are forced to face our limitations. We are challenged to confront our fears. The limits of our faith and trust in God are exposed. We tediously work to manage our world so as to stay within […]

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