I Am Not a Robot (or, Why I’m So Transparent About My Life in My Business)

“We think that the point is to pass the test or to overcome the problem, but the truth is that things don’t really get solved. They come together and they fall apart.” ~Pema Chodron, When Things Fall Apart:  Heart Advice for Difficult Times   I have written before about some of the advice I received when I first started my business. …

Curious & Curiouser Podcast, Episode 23: Dating, Authenticity, & Social Decluttering Revisited

Social decluttering:  Challenging, potentially awkward, and absolutely necessary. If you enjoyed episode 4 of the podcast, you’ll love this conversation, in which Tracey and I explore the question:  Does being your authentic self across all areas of your life organically weed people out? We talk about social decluttering as it relates to dating, family, and — once again — friendships, …

Curious & Curiouser, Episode 20: On Bad Advice, Body Composition, & Crossfit

Get ready for a little ranting from Tracey and me on this week’s episode of the podcast. Because we were feeling a little feisty when this was recorded and eager to clear up some misinformation we recently heard from well known Crossfit coach, Ben Bergeron, regarding nutrition and body composition. Which brings us to the overarching question(s) for today’s show: …

Let’s Stop Apologizing, Shall We?

“The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.” ~Maya Angelou In a relatively recent conversation, I discovered that I was harboring some previously unacknowledged guilt for being an ambitious woman with dreams of world domination. Ok, ok. I don’t really want world domination.   But I do have big dreams and the …