Rise Above | No Hollywood No Hype

Rise Above | No Hollywood No Hype

What I need you to know before, we Rise Above. Until a few months ago, I had a huge resistance to being called a ‘speaker’. Even though, I spoke publicly, having been part of organizations and groups for public speaking, and also speaking in public both at my corporate job and in my ...

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My Epic Story about Speaking at TedX

My Epic Story about Speaking at TedX

Epic is always such a fun word isn’t it? And truth is, I’m not even sure It even begins to describe my TedX Experience. I want to set the stage for you on how this came to be. First, in case you aren’t familiar with TedX it stands for an independently organized TED event. ...

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What is a Survivor? Are you Thriving or Surviving?

What is a Survivor? Are you Thriving or Surviving?

‘Jewish people were the victims of more reported hate crimes than any other religious minority in 2016. According to the most recent year of FBI statistics,’ (FBI statistics, 2018). This fact was released in a statement following a deadly attack on a Synagogue in Pittsburgh in ...

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Next-Level Girl Power What Would Wonder Woman do?

Next-Level Girl Power What Would Wonder Woman do?

When (or if) you go to see ‘Wonder Woman,’ do not leave your sons at home. Of course, take your daughters too, because you will want them to witness this next-level girl power of the title character. But the point is not just to show our children that women can be heroes (or ...

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What is your Archetype Personality?

What is your Archetype Personality?

Warrior through it. You got this girl. Just keep going. Sound familiar? Maybe even some of your own self-talk? Now, I’m not coming to you today to tell you these are bad things. Although, I am here suggesting that we need to take a look at what we might be ignoring when we push through. ...

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Wonder of the World | Wonder Woman

Wonder of the World | Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman is not a film about female ‘empowerment’. In fact, it is more a checklist of all the cliches in which women are actually, disempowered. And so the film, leaves you feeling a bit confused and maybe even deflated. How can we possibly be so towering a threat that Hollywood ...

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Being an Effective Advocate for Yourself and Others

Being an Effective Advocate for Yourself and Others

Advocacy, wow. There are so many platforms around us that we can choose to be part of and use or voice. You might call me an advocate. I often speak out about Women’s Rights, Self-Love, and one of my favorites, being a parent. For those of you who don’t know, my daughter Ella is on ...

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The Search for Maya | Best Seller on Day One

The Search for Maya | Best Seller on Day One

Where does one even begin to describe the excitement of watching your new release go best seller? Although this is not the first time one of my books has achieved this honour, getting to share it with your daughter brings something completely new. When Ella and I set out this summer to write ...

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Ritual of Bath | Creating Eureka Moments

Ritual of Bath | Creating Eureka Moments

In a world that demands so much of our time, focus and energy to get things done. And, nurture the relationships we have with people who are so important to us, it can be difficult to prioritize our own wellbeing. The following self care – ritual of bath, strikes a nice balance between ...

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