Posts Tagged ‘Motivational Speaking’

Why Did She Have to Eat the Apple?

I often pondered not only why Eve ate the forbidden fruit, but what actually happened in the moments immediately following The Fall.  All religions, monotheistic and polytheistic alike, have oral and written traditions on humanity’s separation  from the Divine.  Most of the ancient civilizations like the Sumerians, Egyptians and Babylonians told stories of man’s creation…

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This Girl is On Fire!

I am walking on fire, yet, cool and peaceful as a coastal sunset… Where do I begin? I have missed writing. My creativity has been pushed aside for the “to-do” list, buried under a pile of an administrative abyss.  It has become my internal volcano building energy waiting in frustration to erupt. I was either…

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I Found My Mojo!

After the summer of indulgence, eating, drinking and low-keyed workouts, I found myself needing the jaws of life to get into my fav jeans.  Well, you know what this does to a girl.  I had lost my mojo.  I lost my adrenaline in the gym, the ability to limit my caloric intake and the spark…

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Decatur Book Festival

Decatur Book Festival For my loyal blog readers, avid book clubbers and anyone with a pulse, My book “The Only Way is Up!” will be on sale at the Decatur Book Festival.  I will be speaking on Saturday at 4:30 and signing books on Sunday.  Please stop by and say hi, buy a book and…

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All The Shrinks I've Loved Before

In the spring of 1996, I buckled my two and four-year old boys into my Ford Aerostar and headed to Nashville from Atlanta. My grandmother was visiting her sick brother who was being cared for by his daughter, my beloved cousin, Christine. It was a great chance for my boys and I to visit with…

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It's Not All About the Weight!

I have been a bit unhappy with my weight.  I have put on 12 lbs since last summer.  I had my annual check up yesterday.  My doctor says to lose 5 lbs and that I was a bit underweight last summer.  I feel better since 5 lbs is an easier task than 12.   There…

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