Hi! ❤️ We arrived in California yesterday. Mom and I just attended an incredible personal development event in Denver, CO. Have you ever heard the quote that we are the average of the 5 people we spend the most time with? I really got to see the implications of that quote this past weekend. We … More Real
“Does the energy last for the next 6 months? I know people who attended an event, and they could not sustain the momentum.” You have no idea how much those simple little words hit me. This was a person, who I was talking to about attending a personal growth event for entrepreneurs. Here’s the thing … More Your Future Isn’t Based On Their Results
Mom and I are at a Mastermind in Las Vegas right now and it is incredible. I am excited and exhausted. My cup is full and so is my notebook. And as I am writing this post I am so done ‘peopling’. The last 48 hours – I have been pushed to, and pushed past … More Breaking down to build back up
Sometimes I completely blew my mom’s mind. I know that. She even would say to me that she totally didn’t get me, but nevertheless, she supported me. I admit, I have looked at her and wondered, how can we be so totally different and yet still be mother and daughter? It isn’t a lack of … More A Moment in the Alzheimer’s Adventure
I have been noticing something as I grow. I have a tendency to scold myself in my head, or to replay the moment where I could have done things better – seemingly in an attempt to punish or reprimand myself. As if I am not already aware that I could have done better. Kind of … More Isn’t it interesting..
Tears running down her face, filled with frustration, and feeling absolutely discouraged, Melody stood in the customer service line. The vacation that she had worked so hard for seemed to be coming to a devastating halt. She couldn’t see a way to repair it. She saw the lady pushing a walker toward her, with a … More Expecting Better
Hey! So – I have been hearing a lot about gratitude lately. I’ve been working to re-implement my habit of writing down the things I am grateful for every day. Gratitude lists are one of the first homework assignments that I received from my sponsor when I got sober. And it works! But, life gets … More Vibe Check
I have been learning from a lot of people lately. One of the people I have been learning from is Amanda Frances (xoamandafrances on all the social medias). Mom and I are taking her Money Mentality Makeover course right now. It’s incredible! But one of the things that I am learning how to do is … More Allowing Support
Saturday, September 17, 2024 – that is just 2 years away. It is coming whether you plan for it or not. You may be thinking to yourself what the heck is on September 17, 2024?! And why do I need to be prepared? My answer is – honestly, I don’t know. I don’t know what … More What Does Your Future Hold?
Five years ago today was September 7th, 2017. I was 23 years old. I had just moved out of a halfway house, I had almost 2 years sober. I was renting a room from another woman in sobriety and we were preparing for a hurricane. I was working in a diner as a hostess and … More 5 Year Plan