Month: May 2018

Writer | Entrepreneur | Business & Personal Development

When it Comes to Friends 1+1 Should Equal 3

“1+1 shouldn’t equal 2, it should equal 3.” In my case, 1 + 1 really only equaled 1 and one day my father had pointed it out to me. At the time I was in a not so great relationship and was making every excuse in the book as to why I needed to carry…
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If You’re Dwelling on the Past, Remember to Ask Yourself This Question

  I rewatched an older Gary Vee video today. In the video, he says he is going to start a show called “And?” where people call in with their problems and his response to every complaint is going to be, “And?”. “Both my parents were crackheads” Gary- “And?” “My husband is beating me.” Gary- “And?”…
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Why I’m Sending Some Projects to the Chopping Block

Today, I’ve gotten all my ammo out to write; my green tea, my focus music and I’m sitting on the front porch watching the sun melt into the horizon. Every new undertaking requires some navigation at first. My little one burst into the room when I was in the middle of recording the podcast the other afternoon. “Mommy,…
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The End of a Hectic Year in Homeschool World

  In two days, I have the year-end homeschool evaluation for my oldest. Whew, am I glad to take a break for this summer. This year has been hectic. When we returned from Costa Rica to the US this past December, my son had just ended the 4th grade there and in the US they…
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Everything You Want is on the Other Side of Fear: Free Yourself

  Way back in January,  when I first started this daily challenge, I came across a comment on one of Nicolas Cole’s post. It was from someone who had been sitting on a rough draft of their first Medium post for over a week. They said they had shown it to their family and friends and…
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Where Your Focus Goes, Your Energy Flows

  There’s a couple of things that have been griping me and for the past couple weeks, I have been really focused in on them, mostly because I was looking for a solution. Today, I was even complaining a bit but then realized I have to let it go. I don’t have an immediate solution…
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I Want to Achieve Excellence in Everything I Do

“1% better.” As I was walking down the sidewalk, I passed a woman wearing a white T-shirt with the phrase written in bright red lettering. I thought about it and cataloged it in the back of my brain for future pondering. “What can I do to get 1% better every day?” Today, was the 3rd episode…
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It’s More than Just Branding, You Have to Market Too

  My blog traffic is picking up ever so slightly. I have gone from 1-2 views a day to around 15 views a day. It was almost 2 months ago to the date that I started importing my posts from my blog directly into Medium. I figured why not try to grow it at the…
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How I’ve Managed to Work Smarter Not Harder

   Two weeks ago, I was contemplating what to do with my podcast because the edits were taking way longer than anticipated. I got lucky last week and cranked out an edit in one hour. You see, I didn’t want to give the podcast up because it’s so much fun having the conversations but I…
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If We’re Not Ready, We Can Destroy the Things We Want

  Lately, I’ve been having a great feeling about everything. I was trying to pinpoint the source of it this morning. Well, for one thing I am on day 14 of the affirmations I wrote about, so that’s a part of it. But I think it’s bigger than even that. The more and more I continue…
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