Assess. Adjust. Commit. Transform.

Are You Ready to A.A.C.T. Today? Assess. Adjust. Commit. Transform.  When I started my coaching business 7 years ago, I did it because it was needed to begin accruing coaching hours for my goal to become a certified life coach – a dream of mine since the late 1990’s. My tagline was for the acronym… Read More

Special Moms of Special Children

Are you a mom of a child with Autism? Do you know anyone who is a mom who cares for a child with Autism? Caring for a child with special needs takes a special type of parenting… the type of parenting that can leave mom exhausted, frustrated, and feeling disconnected from others. Being the advocate… Read More

No New Year Resolutions For Me!

To listen to audio version, click here: http://www.audioacrobat.com/play/Ws7KQr1Q I am not creating any resolutions for 2015!  I don’t like the term Resolution because it is a word that reminds me of settling… of compromising… and I don’t want to settle or compromise on my life. As I looked up synonyms for the word Resolution through thesaurus.com, there… Read More

Stop Ahead…

Have you ever felt totally stopped?  One minute you are cruising through your life easily and then suddenly… a big old STOP SIGN shows up on your path? This week I know a few people who have all of a sudden been stopped in their tracks without out any warning signs. A group of people I know were told… Read More

LEAPING into 2014…

We are in the midst of our annual performance evaluations at work (which we call LEAP as an acronym for leading excellence in performance).  Everyone from the C-level suite through the mailroom is expected (and required) to complete a self-assessment of their performance based on the performance goals that they (or their leadership) put into… Read More

Lessons Learned in the Ladies Room

Monday was one of those days… one of those “you just can’t make this stuff up” kind of days… My week’s calendar was full so I decided to run to my healthcare clinic (okay… I actually drove) to get my monthly allergy shot during my lunch hour on Monday.  Not a big deal really,  I… Read More

Worn out Shoes…

I decided to use my A.A.C.T. Today® model on myself this morning to see if I could gain some clarity into what I want to focus on today (for both my blog post and my activities for the day).  As I was using the model to assess my personal challenge(s) that I want to change,  I started… Read More