Ordinary, Happily Ever After

You may or may not have realized by now… but I’m kind of obsessive.  As soon as I find something that is interesting, I completely immerse myself in that thing, learn everything possible, and then drop it like a hot potato. But there are a couple things that have continued to gnaw at me over […]

You’re a Hero When I was growing up, I was always drawn to stories that embodied what I later learned was called “The Hero’s Journey”.  Luke Skywalker, Hercules, Superman… these were my heroes.  No big surprise here.  I imagine a lot of people are drawn to these types of archetypes. I used to wish I […]

Last week I talked to you about being the kind of person that you want to be.  I said, Don’t hide from who you are.  And if you are not the woman you want to be, model the woman you do want to be in all areas of your life.  If you want to be a strong […]

Keep it at the office? How many times have you heard something along the lines of “don’t bring work home” or “your personal life has no business at the office”?  Look, I get it.  Your employers want you to focus on the subject at hand, and your family life deserves a certain amount of privacy. […]

This morning I was at the physical therapist for my plantar facetious.  I usually listen to books while I do my monotonous exercises, but this time I decided to listen to music.  It must have been fun watching me wave my arms and sing while I was balancing on one leg. I mentioned to the assistant […]

I’m a born entrepreneur (even though it’s really hard for me to spell correctly on a regular basis).  That used to bother me, mostly because I had no idea what it meant.  I didn’t have a word associated with my constant drive to turn every hobby, talent, and interest I had into a business.  On […]

It’s been almost a year since I’ve written anything thoughtful and substantial here on my little blog.  It’s been over two years since I have felt moved to write anything political in nature.  My reasoning has been pretty simple: I don’t care about politics anymore.  Crazy, I know!  For years I watched many of my […]

Phew!  It’s been quite the year.  For those of you who are still reading this poor, neglected blog, last September I started Pathway.  That is what This fall I start school full time at BYUI Online.  I’ve decided to major in Business Management, which is incredibly appropriate because… Wait for it… I’ve started a business! […]

When Moses was was called to lead his people out of Egypt, he said, “O my Lord, I am not eloquent…but I am slow of speech, and of a slow tongue.”  Enoch said, “Why is it that I have found favor in thy sight, and am but a lad, and all the people hate me; […]