The Importance of Making Health a Priority

“To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.” What a great quote by Buddha. It makes a great point – good health builds a solid foundation for a strong and clear mind. So today I’m talking about the importance of […]

“To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.” What a great quote by Buddha. It makes a great point – good health builds a solid foundation for a strong and clear mind. So today I’m talking...

7 Things I Gained From Attending a Fundraiser

This week I attended a fundraiser breakfast for Cornerstone.  It’s been a while since I’ve been to one. Probably since my days in the Junior League. I believe it’s important to find organizations you want to donate your time and money to and this was a great opportunity to do that. Here are seven things […]

This week I attended a fundraiser breakfast for Cornerstone.  It’s been a while since I’ve been to one. Probably since my days in the Junior League. I believe it’s important to find organizations you want to donate your time and money to and this was a great...

36 Hours in Chicago

My husband and I used to go to Chicago all of the time. We loved going to Cubs games, Six Flags, and shopping downtown. It’s only a six hour drive from our house so it’s kind of crazy that we don’t go more often. Especially with how much we love road trips. That’s why our recent […]

My husband and I used to go to Chicago all of the time. We loved going to Cubs games, Six Flags, and shopping downtown. It’s only a six hour drive from our house so it’s kind of crazy that we don’t go more often. Especially with how much we love road trips....

Storytelling Can Take Your Talk From Boring to Brilliant

Jerry Seinfeld said, “According to most studies, people’s number one fear is public speaking. Number two is death. Death is number two. Does that sound right? This means to the average person, if you go to a funeral, you’re better off in the casket than doing the eulogy.” If you fear public speaking, than storytelling […]

Jerry Seinfeld said, “According to most studies, people’s number one fear is public speaking. Number two is death. Death is number two. Does that sound right? This means to the average person, if you go to a funeral, you’re better off in the casket...

From Ummm, OK, to Yes!

Last year I read Shonda Rhimes’ Year of Yes: How to Dance It Out, Stand In the Sund and Be Your Own Person. I have never watched a Shonda Rhimes show so I wasn’t too familiar with who she is or her work. I know many people that do watch her shows and they are […]

Last year I read Shonda Rhimes’ Year of Yes: How to Dance It Out, Stand In the Sund and Be Your Own Person. I have never watched a Shonda Rhimes show so I wasn’t too familiar with who she is or her work. I know many people that do watch her shows and they are usually...