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Comfort and JOY
Comfort and JOY

Tidings of Comfort and Joy, are sung about in popular Christmas Carols, but for many people, the stress they feel is way too much to feel comfort. And for those dealing with difficult chapters in life, feeling JOY might seem like it’s next to impossible.…

The Third Time is the Charm!
The Third Time is the Charm!

Finally after two years of waiting, I had the incredible opportunity to travel to the Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Spring, West Virginia and deliver a talk at the WV Hospital Auxiliary Conference. You see, I had been scheduled to speak at this conference two…

It’s so good to FEEL GOOD!

So when we are not feeling our best, our only job is to work on feeling just a little bit better.

So how can you start feeling good again?

Pick something off your Things That Make Me FEEL GOOD List and do it!

Tapestry Network
Tapestry Network

Step out of your stories so you can step into your GREATNESS. This is the talk I presented this month for the ladies of The Tapestry Network. The Tapestry Network is a Christian women’s business networking organization that refers to itself as a “businesstry”, as…

Values Jam
Values Jam

When you hear the sentence, “this is a great networking event”, do you smile and get excited or do you sigh and cringe a little? Or cringe a lot? When I hear it, I have to admit, I have a mixed reaction. On one hand…

Three Simple Steps to LIVING a Fulfilling Life
Three Simple Steps to LIVING a Fulfilling Life

We’re all gonna die.  That being said, how many of us truly LIVE? Seriously, think about this for a moment.  We know we will die. We might not think about it nor want to think about it, but it’s true and the fact is, we…

The Quiet Quit is Sending a Very Loud Message – Corporate America, Are You Listening?
The Quiet Quit is Sending a Very Loud Message – Corporate America, Are You Listening?

The Quiet Quit is all over the news and social media these days. It is where employees have quietly quit doing all the extras they have been doing for years, including working more than a 40 hour work week or an 8 hour day. To…

Why Am I So Miserable? The Answer May Lie in a Single Word – Part 2
Why Am I So Miserable? The Answer May Lie in a Single Word – Part 2

Just like the Janet Jackson song, we all feel our best when we feel in control. But lately it seems like everything in life is spinning out of control. So much is changing and sometimes it is tough just to keep up. Regardless of what…

Why Are You Feeling So Miserable? The Answer May Be Surprising – Part 1
Why Are You Feeling So Miserable? The Answer May Be Surprising – Part 1

Want to know why so many people are feeling ill at ease, frustrated, more anxious and depressed lately? I’m betting one of the biggest reasons is control. Many of us feel like we have lost control of our lives, our jobs, and everything in between.…

Confessions of a Gift Card Hoarder
Confessions of a Gift Card Hoarder

$660.00 That’s how much money is unspent when I total up all of my unused gift cards.  I have been holding on to many of these for weeks, months, some for years. Why am I writing about this? A few reasons actually. Gift Cards and…

Don’t Fight the Funk
Don’t Fight the Funk

Awe man, have you ever had one of those days when you just felt like you were in a funk? I know I have. In fact last week I lived in a funk for days! So many things were really stressing me out and I…

BeYOUtiful Women in Leadership Conference
BeYOUtiful Women in Leadership Conference

It’s absolutely amazing what happens when you gather a group of strong community and business minded women together in the same room and spend the day connecting, growing and learning. In fact the energy is so contagious you feel the high from the experience for…

11 Lessons To Help You Heal After Losing a Son
11 Lessons To Help You Heal After Losing a Son

Losing a child is devastating, but you can heal. Learn how I overcame my grief and thrived after losing my son.

15 Minutes to Feeling Good
15 Minutes to Feeling Good

Just because you are over Covid, doesn’t mean Covid is over.” I just heard a woman sing this on a Tik Tok video and you know, she’s righ&#8230

Thoughtful Christmas Gifts You Can Send to a Grieving Friend
Thoughtful Christmas Gifts You Can Send to a Grieving Friend

The holiday season will be here before you know and it and while most consider it the “happiest time of the year”, if you are grieving it…

Feeling Down?  5 Things You Can do for Others, That Will Make YOU Feel Great!
Feeling Down? 5 Things You Can do for Others, That Will Make YOU Feel Great!

I don’t know about you, but for me, I find myself really struggling during this pandemic. I thought once the weather changed, once busine…

Why Minding Your Own Business at Work May Make You Seem Like a Jerk.
Why Minding Your Own Business at Work May Make You Seem Like a Jerk.

When something tragic happens to someone at work, the news travels fast. Tom is getting divorced. Sally’s son just overdosed. John’s been…

Grief Dreams: Finding Healing while You Sleep
Grief Dreams: Finding Healing while You Sleep

You will probably never face anything more difficult than the death of someone you love. The sadness, pain and loneliness can at times se…

How You Can Help Local Businesses Without Spending a Penny
How You Can Help Local Businesses Without Spending a Penny

Guest Blogger Eric Hersey gives us 5 Ways You Can Help Your Local Businesses without Spending Money.

An Uncomfortable Conversation about Racisim
An Uncomfortable Conversation about Racisim

She then told me she was the mom of a black son and grandsons and as such, her knees are stripped from constantly praying for their safety.

A Message to Grievers from a Bereaved Mom
A Message to Grievers from a Bereaved Mom

There is a responsibility that lies inside each person in this darkness to find the light. And that is a truth so many don’t want to face.

THE Legal Document EVERY Adult Should have During this Pandemic
THE Legal Document EVERY Adult Should have During this Pandemic

Last week a work colleague lost her 41 year old husband to the virus. He was in perfect health.nThen I got word that a cousin in his 20’s

Why The Lord’s Prayer is the PERFECT Prayer for COVID-19
Why The Lord’s Prayer is the PERFECT Prayer for COVID-19

This morning during my morning meditation, The Lord’s Prayer kept coming to my mind. In the bible, Jesus tells us this is the perfect prayer

Comfort and JOY
Comfort and JOY

Tidings of Comfort and Joy, are sung about in popular Christmas Carols, but for many people, the stress they feel is way too much to feel comfort. And for those dealing with difficult chapters in life, feeling JOY might seem like it’s next to impossible.…

The Third Time is the Charm!
The Third Time is the Charm!

Finally after two years of waiting, I had the incredible opportunity to travel to the Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Spring, West Virginia and deliver a talk at the WV Hospital Auxiliary Conference. You see, I had been scheduled to speak at this conference two…

Tapestry Network
Tapestry Network

Step out of your stories so you can step into your GREATNESS. This is the talk I presented this month for the ladies of The Tapestry Network. The Tapestry Network is a Christian women’s business networking organization that refers to itself as a “businesstry”, as…

Values Jam
Values Jam

When you hear the sentence, “this is a great networking event”, do you smile and get excited or do you sigh and cringe a little? Or cringe a lot? When I hear it, I have to admit, I have a mixed reaction. On one hand…