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

Wendy Pitts Reeves

I HAVE to say this… (Just One More thing.)

I have to send just a quick note to you, my Courageous friends, sisters, clients and colleagues.

On my long list of things to be thankful for this...

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One (Overlooked) Tip for a Perfect Thanksgiving, With a Bonus!

So, are you cooking tomorrow?

It’s Thanksgiving here in the U.S., a major holiday when most thoughts turn to turkey and dressing, family and...

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Paint(ing) the Town, Part Two: 4 Keys to Building Creative Confidence

On our recent Secret Adventure, a small group of truly Courageous Women discovered a number of things that I think probably...

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Paint(ing) the Town, Part One: Finding Courage on a Blank Canvas

 “I can’t even draw a circle”, I said, with a laugh, eyeing the blank canvas before me with more than a little trepidation....

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New Secret Adventures Announced. Join us!

My goodness! Is it November already??!

WHAT a month October has been! I’ve been on the road, it seems, for weeks on end,...
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3 Questions To Consider When You Take Some Time Off

It’s fall break where I live, so those of you who follow me on Facebook know that I’ve been traveling this week. Packing the car and...

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Have you said “no” to anything lately? Do you need to?

A few months ago, some dear friends of mine invited several of us over for an evening of West Wing watching. Some of you may...

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When It’s Time for You to Make a Change in Your Life, and You Don’t Do It…


…the world has a way of giving you a kick in the pants.

Those words were said to me by a wise woman, dear friend and mentor of mine...

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What’s Just ‘Round the Bend for You?

“Change” is a loaded word. It brings with it so many different emotions: joy, fear, excitement, dread, anticipation,...

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The OTHER Most Important Thing You Can Give Your Child

My first-born will be 21 tomorrow, and my second is only a few years behind her brother. And in a way that I know will shock no one, I am...

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