"Lead with your heart,
and don’t let fear get in the way."

Wendy Pitts Reeves

(I am Becoming) A Deep Weathered Basket…

Of all the things that you’ve each shared so beautifully about the burdens you carry, the one that most touched my heart was this. At...

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What to Do When Your (Anxiety) Accelerator’s Stuck

“I’m gaining my confidence back — and I’m gaining my mouth back too.”  She said, making a face as she did so....

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What If’s, Uh-Oh’s and Oh-No’s: 3 Ways to Ease Everyday Angst

You know, no one said FEELINGS necessarily have anything to do with logic.

Sometimes we just feel what we feel and have no idea why. No point in...

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No, You’re Not Crazy. And No, It’s Not Just You.


Y’all know that I talk about Courage a lot.

But I don’t do that as some kind of gimmick. I love that word, because, to...

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10 Tips for Fighting Through Fear: Life Lessons from Courageous (Wise) Women

Ok, so one day you wake up to find yourself in this situation you never meant to be in.

Or maybe you did. In fact, maybe you worked darn hard just...

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Flying Through (Our) Fear

We were standing on the 3rd platform when I saw them…

…A tiny, clear line of tears in the eyes of the woman huddled beside me....

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Ice Storm? What Ice Storm?

Heroes were born last weekend.

Or perhaps it’s more accurate to say that heroes were revealed.

I should have seen it coming, I know.


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Courage in Action: A Courageous Woman Runs (Her Own) Race

Missy Kane and the 2013 Team for the Biggest Winner Weight Loss Challenge

Allow me to introduce you to a Courageous Woman.

Kim Lauth, COO of the...

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What Do You Do When You Hit a Wall?

In my last post, I talked about dealing with (life’s) curve balls, sharing with you one of the ways I handle it when things don’t...

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Coping with (Life’s) Curveballs

Failing to plan is planning to fail.”

How often have you heard that little bit of wisdom? Many times, I’ll wager....

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