Our Mother Lode

Our family is in the weeds. I am talking the over the head, dense, thorny, and blocking out the daylight kind of weeds. I learned this phrase when I was a child and overheard my chef uncle talk about what happens when the orders pile up more quickly than they can be filled and sent … Read more

Grab Your Cape

The process of planning my “Be Fearless Weekend” is in full swing. I am lining up speakers, creating the material to present, and getting all of my ducks in a row. Although it is four months away, I know the time will sail by and be here before I know it. The moment when I … Read more

Inside the Box

When something fascinates me, I think about it, a lot. My default thinking process includes careful analysis, application of logic, and considering the practicality of the solution depending on the problem or situation. Admittedly, there are moments I am guilty of practicing the art of overthinking with this approach. Fortunately, in the past few years … Read more