Having “IT” All

Posted by on Aug 2, 2022 in Blog, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Having “IT” All

When I asked a coaching client what she wanted to focus on in our work together, she replied, “Everyone says you can have it all, but I’m not sure how to do that.” My response was “Have you defined what IT is for you?” Trying to have IT all has been a common challenge for decades, especially with working parents. The global pandemic has increased the choices and challenges of where to live, how and where to work, how to spend time, and where one derives satisfaction. I was deep in this struggle around the age of 35-trying to juggle home, friends, family, and my passion for work and volunteer...

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Forging Your Own Path

Posted by on Oct 7, 2021 in Blog, Uncategorized | 2 comments

Forging Your Own Path

“Opinion is really the lowest form of human knowledge. It requires no accountability, no understanding. The highest form of knowledge is empathy, for it requires us to suspend our egos and live in another’s world.”  –Bill Bullard Three recent incidents have me thinking about what it takes to forge your own path: My goddaughter started college.My grandson started kindergarten.An acquaintance asked if I was ready to start dating because she had “someone in mind for me”. (The answer is no!) We all experience new chapters in our full lives – not sure where we’re going or how it...

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Cleaning Out Closets, Part 1 – Personal Closets

Posted by on Aug 10, 2015 in Blog, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Cleaning Out Closets, Part 1 – Personal Closets

Think about your clothes closet–do any of these statements apply to you? You can’t find a favorite shirt. Many items don’t fit anymore. Your closet’s so cluttered you can’t close the door, or you drape items over a piece of furniture. That expensive closet system is no longer efficient, because there’s too much stuff. You know you should get rid of items that are out of fashion, but they bring up great memories. You hang on to rarely worn items, because they cost a lot of money. There are many items you don’t wear because they need mending. Experts...

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