Be Ready

As someone who deeply enjoys hosting people at our home, I must say that I do look forward to the next few months, when human connection and fellowship returns! So, how do you get ready for that? How do you prepare for your guests and position yourself to fully enjoy them? (instead of running all…

Stay Ready

There’s one thing that I absolutely know for sure. If you’re procrastinating and waiting around to get ready (for anything), you’re wasting precious time (and money). So, what’s the solution? STAY READY! Get the lighting to make your situation brighter! While the world has shifted on its axis over the last year, people have proven…

Enjoy Nice Things

While there are undoubtedly a lot of things that we can’t do right now, there are A LOT of things that we still can do! Can I ask you (pretty, pretty please) to not fall into the trap of thinking and assuming that since the world isn’t “open”, you have to stop enjoying exciting and…

Ready To Go Outside?

I am quite excited today. I’m going outside. Sounds silly, right? Well, the truth is, outside of some low intensity walking around my neighborhood, my opportunity to go engage with other humans in 3D has been pretty minimized. I know that I’m not special or alone in this scenario because so many of us are…

Office Love

The word “virtual” is about two steps from being a bad word. I mean, everything is now preceded with ‘virtual’. Right? Well, listen – don’t kill the messenger, but we will need to embrace this virtual situation for a bit longer. While it may not be ideal, there is an upside here – you can…

Everything In Its Place

When you know where things are and where they are supposed to go, it make things a lot easier. It’s easier to get inspired, get motivated and keep going. While we can all use a little more magic and cheer to offset what 2020 was, it’s probably time to start putting that holiday stuff away.…

You’ve Got This: How to Stay Focused on Your Goals

Do you often find yourself setting goals but struggling to achieve them? If so, you are 100% not alone.  Clients, colleagues, and friends have all confided in me about their struggles in staying focused on their big, ambitious goals as regular life tends to swoop in and take over. Life happens, but so can your…

Did You Steal My Problem?

Are you a fixer? Do you hear people’s challenges and problems, then immediately go into “fix it” mode? Being a problem solver is indeed a unique and important skill, but if it’s applied at an inappropriate time, it’s counterproductive. Now, let me be fully transparent in saying that, I am absolutely a fixer, so when…

Why Are You Golfing In Heels? National Etiquette Week – Day 2

The weather is slowly starting to become favorable for the millions of golfers across the country. So, let’s talk golf… At a first glance, the picture above appears to represent the ultimate violation of golf etiquette – wearing high heels on the green. Luckily, there’s a story behind the picture that will clear it all up…

I Bet You Think This Weekends About You

Sometimes, it’s really not about you. Are you unknowingly selfish? #etiquette #travel #family Hosting out-of-town guests can be exciting, but sometimes equally as anxiety inducing. So, it’s no surprise to me that this past weekend while hosting my dad and aunt, there was a bit of a mix of both emotions as I worked through what…