Live. Learn. Repeat.

I began my coaching session thinking there was nothing on which I could possibly be coached. I’m pretty darn driven. I constantly strive to do more, be more, and achieve more. Also, I had reactive arthritis from which I was trying to recover. I was able to walk two miles most days, which is about […]

Lucky is as Lucky Does

“You’re so lucky!” We say this to others frequently. But what are we really saying? We are telling them that the sacrifices they made, the courage they exhibited, and the work they put into whatever it is that we envy doesn’t matter. It’s inconsequential. It was only luck that got them where they are. And […]

Whose Lesson is This, Anyway?

In Yoga class the other day, the teacher gave a beautiful talk about going into the New Year with a tidy physical environment. It related to going through your things and getting rid of whatever doesn’t serve your goals in the New Year–totally de-cluttering your life. I hate clutter, but it doesn’t bother my boyfriend […]

My Stroke of Luck….or not?

Ten years ago today, I quit my job (as CFO of a billion dollar per year agency), left my emotionally abusive (second) husband, and enrolled in massage school. Everyone thought I was crazy. Hell, I thought I was crazy! But something spoke to me and told me it was what I needed to do. When […]