Finding Peace in Times of Uncertainty

“You have brains in your head, You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.” Dr. Suess Extraordinary Times… These certainly are extraordinary times that we are all navigating. Without prior experience and a lack of certainty, it is hard to find peace from constant worry, anxiety, and evenContinue reading “Finding Peace in Times of Uncertainty”

Giving Yourself Permission for Self Care

Self-care is giving the world the best part of you, instead of what’s left of you. -Katie Reed I originally posted this on September 2019 and given the world pandemic, I felt this was much needed again. I am grateful that these posts are being so well received. I appreciate the encouragement and the feedbackContinue reading “Giving Yourself Permission for Self Care”

Paving Your Career Path

“Do your own thinking independently. Be the chess player, not the chess piece.” – Ralph Charell Reflecting Back… Looking back over my career, I realize so much, early on, was jumping into learning situations, taking risks, being fearless, and making lots of mistakes. I didn’t take a ladder approach, although I did want to progressContinue reading “Paving Your Career Path”

10 Tips: Maneuvering in a Sea of Conflict

“An eye for an eye, will only make the whole world blind” Mahatma Gandhi There is an ever-increasing amount of conflict in life these days, whether it is due to differing ideas, opinions, or experiences. Conflict often feels terrible and seems to drive feelings of anger, frustration, or disengagement. Well, the truth is that conflictContinue reading “10 Tips: Maneuvering in a Sea of Conflict”

A Traditional Wife, with a Modern Career

“Well behaved women, seldom make history” Laurel Thatcher Ulrich The Traditional Canvas….. I grew up in a family with traditional values. As an immigrant, and being in a melting pot neighborhood, those traditional family roles were all that I experienced. There was tons of diversity in ethnicity and cultures, but not in traditional roles inContinue reading “A Traditional Wife, with a Modern Career”