THIS is your WHOLE life

October 27, 2015

Is it a mantra? A hashtag? A mission? A way of life? No. It’s all of the above.   Ever since I started co-creating Lifestyle Design Camp with Jina (Registration opens in November. Get on the list here!) one message …Read More

There is no such thing as work/life balance

October 25, 2015

It seems like I can’t open one magazine or women’s website with out seeing some new article about work/life balance. Yes there can be clever tips sometimes, but I think they’re beating a dead horse here. Two things drive me …Read More

Small Change: Clear the way for joy

March 17, 2015

As I was sitting on the plane coming home from California I wasn’t the least bit bummed to be heading back to MN. In fact I was itching with excitement. Why? Because it’s March Madness time! Today the first games …Read More

Small Change: Create a system for each mode of life

March 10, 2015

At the end of our 2-day Lifestyle Design Camp one of our designers asked a really unique question. After talking about how to schedule self-improvement and create routines that support it she asked; How do you handle a non-routine life? …Read More

Small Change: Define the supportive role

March 2, 2015

When I made the final decision to write my book this year I knew that it would be a major, MAJOR task. I would need to change how I was doing things currently in order to fit in hours of writing …Read More

Small Change: Find your Kyrptonite

February 17, 2015

I’m pretty good at keeping our house clean. Ok, I just lied. I’m terrible at keeping our house clean, but the systems and organization we have in place keep our house tidy. It doesn’t matter how gung ho I am …Read More

Small Change: address your behind the scenes

February 10, 2015

Well, you’re a good ways into the new year which is about the time you realize things aren’t quite going as planned. {Do they ever?} You had grand intentions even if you didn’t make a resolution and still you’re stuck. …Read More

Start your own #homeHAPPYhour

February 6, 2015

Today is my beloved’s birthday. We have some wonderfully low key things planned for the weekend with lots of time together and little effort. I won’t go into all the reasons I love him and how great he is because …Read More

A Big Announcement + A Favor

January 29, 2015

Last week I shared some news with my email list. I was really scared to share it, but I should have known better. They’re response absolutely blew me away and reminded me how much support I have. I’m not sure …Read More

A guide on how to guide your partner

January 23, 2015

During one of the many group discussions we had at the last Lifestyle Design Camp I got a question that I get all the time. It comes in many forms, but it always includes these words. How can I get …Read More