I just did an AMAZING workshop in Holyoke, MA called Fanning the Flames! It is a Bird Girl Industries special event to help women tap into their passion to make a difference in their OWN communities! What I love about these workshops is that I get to go into places all over the country and talk to women in their own spaces, hear their stories, and give them amazeballs ideas to help them find their voice and speak their own truth. 9 out of 10 times when I am doing a workshop w
I have been getting some profound messages a lot lately: It is not the first step you take, but the next step you take that gets you where you are going. The brick walls aren’t meant to make you give up, they are meant to make you realize how bad you want something. Whatever it takes, that is what we will do. Listen to your children. Advocacy is not always a simple or easy process. In the regular course of taking action, advocating for human dignity can mean that sometimes we
All week I have had this scenario running rampant through my brain: You Can’t Handle the Truth I was angry and allowing one woman to have complete control over my emotions for days and days. Swirling in the knowledge that I know the truth, I am tired of the lying, and if this battle would just end I could get on with my life. Except I am NOT STUCK.
Except my life is MOVING FORWARD.
Except my gorgeous brilliant world CANNOT BE SHATTERED. This is THE TRUTH: The man I love lo
I am finished. Done. It is over. One year of a PhD program under my belt.
One more year of raising three beautiful children under my belt.
One more year of focusing on loving my other half under my belt.
One more year of consciously embracing my BADASS self under my belt. I am in the middle of recovery. This last year was one of the most spiritually fulfilling, expansive, emotional, rip your chest open and fillet your soul spilling years of my life. I have never sobbed ha