My apartment didn’t look like this on the morning I describe below ... but it did later!! I’ll never forget the first morning I woke up in my own apartment. A vintage Jazz-age studio with freshly-painted purple walls, the place was barely big enough for the boxed-up remnants of life I had crammed inside. But … Continue reading I’m Feeling So Lost. How Can I Find Myself?
It’s only Tuesday, and you’re already snowed under. You’ve only just barely ploughed away last week’s tasks... but the avalanche of to-do’s, messages to answer and projects to tackle just keeps coming. The clock is just about to hit 10 AM and you’re ready to cry. You could focus on anything. But you know that … Continue reading How Do I Figure Out What to Do Next?
Thought you had your “ah ha” light-between-the-clouds moment ... but now it’s gone dark again? When it comes to getting clear on the “desires of our hearts” which He has given us, God is gracious enough to take us on an exciting adventure of discovery. I’ve learned over the years that this process involves getting … Continue reading I Thought I Knew What I Wanted, But Now I’m Not So Sure
The digital age has made entrepreneurship accessible for more women than ever before. Every day, our social media feeds are jammed with shiny images of women who are creating more money and time for themselves than ever before. You started your business thinking you’d be the next poster child for entrepreneurial or freelance freedom... But … Continue reading My Business Is Struggling. What Do I Do?
I enjoy regular Friday dates with my Danielle Laporte Desire Map planner — my favorite planning tool I speak to dozens of motivated, visionary women each month, and one common thread ties them all together: everyone loves to plan. Whether it’s bullet journaling, a day planner, a complex calendar app or wall chart galore — … Continue reading I Plan Everything Carefully. Why Am I Not Making Progress?
Have you ever wondered why money is just so darn hard to get ... and hang onto? Or have you ever wondered why that, no matter what you do, the highest-earning days of your life seem to be behind you? Could it be that there’s something more going on in your financial life than Just … Continue reading MINI-WORKSHOP: Identify the Roots of Your Financial Blocks
My deepest dreams—like traveling to Rome (pictured above)—didn’t become possible until I cleared out internal blockages. As women, our dreams matter to us deeply. We carry them with us everywhere the same way we carry a cherished handbag, or wear a piece of jewelry that symbolizes love. Our dreams define who we are. Except that … Continue reading 4 Reasons Your Dreams Are (Perpetually) On Hold
2020 has been dubbed a year of breakthrough. No matter what community, group, church, or faith you belong to ... you’ve probably heard at least one person proclaiming this is a breakout year. Or a special year. Or a double portion year. Or any one of a number of other wonderful-sounding things. Maybe you’ve even … Continue reading Your Breakthrough Is Closer Than You Think—And Here’s Why
Most women I know underestimate how strong they really are. As I speak with women (and even men!), hearts open and tales pour out—tales of abuse, neglect, lack, frustration, missed opportunities, lost love, and setbacks. Yet through it all, the individuals who own these courageous stories have survived, and lived to fight another day. The … Continue reading What To Do When People Criticize Your Big Dream?
“This resurrection life you received from God is not a timid, grave-tending life. It’s adventurously expectant, greeting God with a childlike “What’s next, Papa?” -- Romans 8:15 MSG 2020 is the first year in my entire adult life that I have not set goals. Not a single one. In any category. My life has … Continue reading I’m Making 2020 A Goal-Free Year. Here’s Why.