Braving Stillness

For a long time in our evolutionary history, survival mode was a literal fight or flight reaction. Our senses ramped up to save us from some imminent physical doom. While it still does work to protect us in those situations, I think that we tend to overlook all of the...

Intentions, Isms, & All the Things

I didn’t kill myself at the gym today. I didn’t leave thinking about all of the ways that age has betrayed me or how my body has failed me. I didn’t stare at the squishy muffin top rolling out of my leggings. I didn’t break any records or do...

Imperfect Power

This tangle of hangers and mateless shoes is but one of the messy corners of my walk-in closet. It’s where bathroom items are piling up while we remodel. It’s where I stand on my tippy toes to get my kids’ Christmas presents to the highest, least likely to be seen...

Being Intentional

OMG, it’s almost 2018! With the new year less than a month away, I’ve been hearing a lot about plans and resolutions. Please don’t misunderstand me, I love me some big goals. I work with women that have some kick-ass ambitions; there is nothing on...

Why I Fell in Love With Batman All Over Again

This morning we took our son to see Justice League for his birthday. I don’t know who was more excited, him or me. He was brimming with all of the wide-eyed excitement that thirteen-year-old fandom holds, full of anticipation as he sat ready to watch his heroes...