Advice · Purpose

Conquering the F Words

What advice would I give to an 18-year-old? Conquer the F Words!

Current Events · Purpose

Women’s Marches: Who Do We Think We Are?

Marching against inequality is all the rage. But is our rage hypocritical?

Advice · Purpose

Press On Toward The Prize

Have you ever wondered after a disappointment, “Why should I keep doing this?!” Ever come up short of reaching a goal? Today you are reminded that if it is your purpose, you can and should Press On!

Purpose

To Whom Much Is Gifted

I’m not gonna lie, post-Miss America, I needed a bit of a break! Between school for my kids, being sick in September, local pageants getting into full swing, Miss America week, and the general busyness of September, I was ready for a slow down! As Daniel Tiger (it’s a kid’s show on PBS) would say: “That…… Continue reading To Whom Much Is Gifted

Advice · Purpose

Purpose

Purpose. Whew, what a loaded word! I have struggled with that my entire life. At times, feeling like I hadn’t found it or missed it somewhere…but then a truth popped up when I was trying to find a meaning for this whole thing I am doing. Purpose can be found in anything you identify and pursue.…… Continue reading Purpose

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Invest In You

2016 is the year of investing in myself. As a self-proclaimed financial tightwad, I definitely err on the side of saving instead of spending. Most times that is a good thing! But my husband and I decided this is the year to invest in ourselves. When our third child was born, one thing I couldn’t…… Continue reading Invest In You