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This Week’s Lesson: Make It Fun!

As I continue turning my home/online business on its ear and switching to a network marketing system, I’m learning things!  This week’s lesson appeared over and over again — make it fun.  You may be in a related business or you may not, but I think … Continue Reading →


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Spring… Is It Really You? How to Reinvigorate

We’ve passed the 21st of March!  How did you fare through this winter?  Depending on where you are located, this was a winter for the record books.  We had more snow days than I can remember in a long time and record breaking cold temperatures. … Continue Reading →


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5:30 a.m… What? Starting the Day Right

Happy New Year!  I took a few weeks’ break from blogging and I really did feel it tugging at my mind.  I wanted to come back here and communicate more regularly.  Life, holidays, family, and a rapidly growing business kept me otherwise occupied, however, and … Continue Reading →


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The One Change Challenge: Change One Thing, Create Big Things

As I sat down to write this post, many different thoughts were running through my head.  I wanted to write about my kids and Halloween, and my business, and health issues… and I will.  But I realized that no matter what we want to focus … Continue Reading →


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Baseball and Business – 3 Lessons Learned from the Field

As I was sitting and watching my son play in a travel baseball game the other day, a light bulb came on over my head.  (It startled me enough that I’m surprised everyone else didn’t notice!)  Every single lesson that I’ve been trying to teach … Continue Reading →


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Do You Have a Passion For Your Business? A Team Mission? Why Do You Need One?

Sometimes it seems that the universe is trying to give me a message.  So many things have converged over the past few days to make me think about passion and my mission as an entrepreneur, that I could tell that I needed to give this … Continue Reading →


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I Love Drop Dead Diva. What Do The TV Shows We Watch Say About Us?

If you watch TV, I wonder if you’ve ever stopped to think about which shows you choose and why.  Every summer I am excited when Drop Dead Diva comes back, and this morning I stopped to think… Why do I love a particular show?  Does … Continue Reading →


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Do You Lean In and Sit at the Table? Do Women Have to Choose Being Nice or Being Successful?

I am reading the book Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg (check it out here) and her ideas are profoundly resonating with me.  I had intended to have a health focus for this week’s blog post, but this topic of women speaking up equally is speaking … Continue Reading →


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Vlog 4: Have a To Do List? Get Things Done as Soon as You Can, Lighten Your Load, Feel Better!

Here’s the latest installment of my video blog! Today I’m thinking about how much the items on our to do lists weigh us down and why we feel so much lighter and happier when we get them completed. Take a look! Please give me a … Continue Reading →


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3 Ways to Be Awesome… Do Your Best … Give It Your All

Sometimes I get frustrated about what I didn’t accomplish in a day or I feel like I wish I really had done better with a project or business item I was working on.  It’s not a good feeling.  Does this happen to you?  Solution:  Be … Continue Reading →