• Lessons from a Girl Boss

    The creativity, passion, hard work and dedication it takes to be a Girl Boss is no small accomplishment. There were so many beautiful Girl Boss vendors this weekend at the Holiday Pop-Up event, and as a blogger, I’m always looking for ideas on future content. This event…

  • The Gift of SHINE!

    Bring On the Holidays! Sound the trumpets, break out the decorations, pull out the family recipe box, it’s the Holiday Season! Even though we’ve watched the calendar slowly tick from month to month, somehow we are alarmed when November appears. But why? Is it the pressure…

  • Surviving the Next 60 Days of The Sugar Crush!

    You must think I’m a hater… Oh, please. If you only knew how much sugar I’ve dumped into my body over the last 40+ years, you’d be amazed. I know there are some strange humans out there that “just don’t like sweets” but not this…

  • First Impressions: You Only Get 3 Seconds

    Is Your First Impression Making the Proper Statement? Did you know you only get three seconds to make a first impression?! That is so sobering, especially if I am counting on wooing a new client with my winning personality. Personality comes later. Split-Second judgment comes…

  • Finding Simple Joy and Pleasures

    Finding Simple Joy   Every day we have the unique opportunity to shine. In this last installment of Circus or Symphony: Stop Juggling Your Life, it’s important to realize the power you have at your disposal to find joy and happy vibes throughout your day.…

  • The Art of Saying “No”

    No is such a powerful word. I find myself agreeing to far more than my schedule can comfortably handle and as a result I build resentment. I'll teach you The Art of Saying "No."

  • How to be Busy with Grace

    Busy people get things done The challenge becomes, do you get things done with grace, or with grumbling? Oh, friend, I am a reformed grumbler. No, I am a grumbler and I have to determine my mindset continually. Not once a day, but every moment…

  • Are You Living in a Circus or a Symphony?

    Is your life a Circus or Symphony? The Thrill of the Circus! I can remember my first circus experience. It was so exciting! I engulfed myself in a full-body experience with the smell of popcorn, the sweet aroma of cotton candy, and the roar of…

  • Life in Color Workshop a Success!

    Are you missing color in your life? As your Shine Coach and Color Girl, I've the workshop for you! Discover the benefits of incorporating color into your work space and wardrobe. Schedule a call to learn how I can inspire your company or organization.