The Real Reason to Be Your Own Boss

When it comes down to it, the real reason I’m my own boss is because of salad. Let me explain . . .  Back in 2010, I was a book editor working in an enormous skyscraper in downtown Chicago. I wore a suit every day, strutted around in high heels, and felt oh-so-business-y and professional.…

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Why You Should Never Have a Plan B

Imagine your dream life . . .  Feeling good about yourself, surrounded by supportive friends, earning money for doing what you love. Pretty amazing, right? But why do so many of us have a “backup” choice in case we don’t reach our goals and get what we really want? When I work with a coaching…

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Never Say “I Can’t Afford It!” | The Truth About Money

In today’s video, I’m introducing you to the love of my life. She’s blonde, brown-eyed, super sweet, and about 2 feet tall. It’s my dog Skyla! While I probably don’t need an excuse to share pictures of my baby dog (c’mon, she’s beautiful!), but I do have a point . . . and it has…

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Yes, Money CAN Buy Happiness

I firmly believe that anyone who says, “Money can’t buy happiness” has never actually been poor. They’ve never had to make impossible choices for their health and safety. Never had to look at their sad children’s faces when they disappoint them yet again. Never had to “eat sleep” for dinner. Before you go off about all…

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5 Healthy Habits to Try at Home

You might have goals for every area of your life: health and fitness, career, money, relationships and more. Instead of focusing on the ultimate big goal you want to achieve, break it down into doable habits. A small daily action can build positive results over time so you can be successful without the usual overwhelm.…

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I Made This For You! Check Out Life Editor Academy

Do you remember those children’s books from the 80s and 90s called “Choose Your Own Adventure”? You would start reading the book and then be presented with a decision to make on the last page of chapter 1. Choice A might take you to page 13 and Choice B might take you to page 78.…

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How to Choose the Right Planner for You | Design Your Next Goal Plan!

There are so many beautiful, flashy planners out there making it extremely difficult to choose the right planner for you. Should you buy the expensive one with all the bells and whistles? Should you try a minimalistic bullet journal? Will you still be able to use your planner if your goals or lifestyle changes? How…

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