“Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can’t practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.” –Maya Angelou I don’t like writing blog posts or making videos for my vlog. Simply put, it’s uncomfortable. “You’re not a writer or media personality.” “Other people are much better at this than you’ll ever be.” “You’re a coach sweetheart so just stick with what you know.” Thoughts like these circulate through my mind whenever I consider writing a piece or creating a video to post. And it suuucks! Actually it’s sucking as I write this. You might be wondering, “If you hate it so much why are you doing it?” Good question! Well, two reasons: Reason number one: Because I have a clear vision for my business and my life. And as a coach I know that in order for me to make that […]
You can’t stop life from changing but you can do something about how you’ll respond to the curve balls that will inevitable come your way. Career-driven moms can choose to pile on the new stuff or change things up. Yes, you have options!
Tips, tricks and time management tools will get you some relief from juggling work and family but those strategies aren’t going to serve your family or you long-term. True work-family-self balance requires you to go deeper.
Often career-driven moms put a lot of pressure on themselves to do things perfectly or to be some superwoman, often for other people. Honestly, you’re not here to fit into someone else’s idea of how you’re supposed to be.
“Out of the mouths of babes” is a common saying used to remind us of the wisdom that children have. How often are you really hearing what you child is saying to you? If you’re paying attention, they might just give you the key to the work-life balance you want.