My daughters were fascinated the other night when I told them the story of the day I left a rather large pot with a bit of oil in it on the stove in our house in Georgia. I had intended on making popcorn but after I set it up I became impatient waiting for the … Continue reading My Colossal Collection of Crazy Stories
It is a sad thing to lose yourself Buffeted about by the winds of change aimlessly drifting at the whim of the breath of earthly forces, unable to ground, detached from the core of life. Flow…go with the flow they say… Funny thing about life, so many people beg for a roadmap. Others rebel against … Continue reading Alignment
I have been reflecting on many topics lately…issues that trouble my heart and fill my mind with a swirling barrage of questions and seeking. Life is truly an ongoing time of soul-searching. I could blog about any number of things, but today my words flow in service of exploring…the power of words. Words Drive Our … Continue reading Words: The Foundation of Life
Hello Gold Millennials! On Monday we announced that we will be launching a Gold Millennial book club! Today we are excited to share the first book with everyone: Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek. Why Leaders Eat Last? As an avid Sinek follower, it only makes sense to talk about WHY this book is such … Continue reading Let’s Read Leaders Eat Last!
One of the many common themes of my conversations revolve around worthiness. There is definitely an epidemic of low self-worth amongst Millennials, and personally I struggle with unworthiness every single day. We're all asking the same question: “Who am I and what is my purpose in life?” This has prompted deep reflections about examining the roots … Continue reading Shedding the Mask of Unworthiness
Have you ever been listening to the radio and a song comes on that not only touches your heart, but drills right now to the bones of your soul? A song that not only makes you feel understood, but makes you feel connected to a collective of all the other souls in your generation? There … Continue reading The Playlist of Our Generation
I remember being a teenager and scoffing when an adult would try to point out a celebrity as a good role model. "I'm not a little kid anymore, I don't need role models," or so I thought. Little did I know just how important role models could continue to be in an adult's life. As … Continue reading Golden Role Models
Dreamer...Those who know me best know this is a title that has often been attributed to me over the years. In high school I ran in a group of Nerd girls called The Vixens. Whenever a member was added to the group, they all huddled together and brainstormed a Japanese name uniquely for her personality. … Continue reading Why I Don’t Want to Dream Anymore
One thing I’ve learned in life is to never take anything or anyone for granted. I feel driven to find some way to infuse meaning into every day…to make the most out of every moment. I have trouble connecting with a task, job, or activity that doesn’t add deep value to life. I suppose you … Continue reading Legacy: How Do You Want to be Remembered?
The call to write is undeniable…it pulses through my veins and sings to my soul in a haunting melody. In truth, I can’t recall a time that I wasn’t obsessed with the written word.