My Personal Journey

What Do Rats Have to Do With Living Alone?

What Do Rats Have to Do With Living Alone?

  I was 24 years old and leaving Minneapolis for good. I had moved to Minneapolis after my sisters and I left our rat infested apartment in Duluth, Minnesota. Have you ever heard rats crawling in the walls? We didn't know the apartment was occupied by big hairy...

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Do you keep secrets?

Do you keep secrets?

Do you keep secrets? Today I was talking to a client about secrets. Secrets are deadly. They keep you believing that there is a part of you that isn't acceptable to yourself, or anyone else. That is a lie. Don't get me wrong. I know it's super scary to share your...

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Live Events: Full Throttle Experience 2014

Live Events: Full Throttle Experience 2014

There's nothing like being in a room full of folks eager to learn and hungry for change. My friend Delatorro puts on a mean four day event called Full Throttle Experience. After I spoke last year, I was the most requested speaker so I was back in Tampa again for my...

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The Gift of Connection: Aunt Alice

The Gift of Connection: Aunt Alice

My Aunt Alice passed away last week. She went into the hospital to have shoulder surgery and within seven days took her last breath. It was shocking. Sad. And I am so sorry I couldn’t be by her side as her family struggled to let her go. I don’t know if I am very...

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The Positive Path of Jealousy

The Positive Path of Jealousy

Have you ever felt so jealous you want to pull out your hair? Have you ever seethed with envy and hated yourself for it? Have you ever looked at another person’s life and said, “why them and not me?” and had self-pity get caught in your throat. I never experienced...

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Starting Over Intensive Preview Call

Starting Over Intensive Preview Call

Oh Geez Louise...it's true. I needed help when I met Andy Paige. (And trust me, I thought I looked GOOD!!!!!) Andy has dressed me for the Emmy's - twice -  plus for the 15 city public relations tour for Starting Over, plus all the media events I did for Starting Over...

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