Don’t Let Doing Scary Things Scare You

My thoughts on doing scary things… Maybe not always seeing the BIG PICTURE is a part of the plan.  Maybe barely seeing what’s a few feet in front of us is part of the process.  Maybe questioning our ability is part of growing. If we knew what was going to happen in the next hour, … Read more

The Absurdity of Caring What Everyone Thinks

It is really absurd to care what everyone thinks. You have a plan, goal or dream and you are so excited about it, but you are worried and are caring what everyone will think. Who is everyone really? Seriously. Name the people who you think really, really care what you are doing. Who are those … Read more

Beliefs Worth Quitting: How to Beat the Mind Game and Live a Purposeful Life

Let’s talk about beliefs.  Specifically beliefs we need to let go of. There’s a popular saying that warns us that the biggest problems we face won’t come from what we know, but rather from what we know to be true that isn’t true at all.  (feel free to read that again). For years I believed … Read more

The Power of the Pen: How Writing In Times of Distress Can Help You

Have you ever had a ton of overwhelming and no-so-pleasant emotions come at you that all you wanted to do was crawl in a corner and cry?  This was me a few weeks ago.  I’m usually a “glass half full” kind of gal, but my positivity pouch was leaking fast!  I had so many pent … Read more

Feelings are like visitors, let them stay a while

Feelings are like visitors so let them stay awhile. This is so important to understand. Recently I woke up and felt heavy in my spirit. I wasn’t my normal self. I try to make lemonade out of lemons but for a full day, I was feeling down. The old Lynn would have put her feelings … Read more

How to Find Yourself Again: 7 Ways to Find the Person You Once Were

Ever look in the mirror and wonder where that care-free and fun-loving person from long ago went off to? Maybe the kids have left the house and you’re trying to find the person you once were before you took on the role of parent.  Maybe you’re juggling plates and putting out fires and in the … Read more

Hope While You Cope: Four Ways to See the Good in the Bad

There’s a lot going on in the world that’s out of our control isn’t there?  Take COVID-19 for instance.  Who would have thought that we would still be hearing words like “quarantine,” “masks,” “pandemic” and “social distancing”?  And, to top it all off, it’s almost a certain guarantee that we will be hearing them for … Read more

10 Things to Give Up On Today to Make Your Life Happier

Perseverance is a great quality to have.  In my own life I wouldn’t be where I am in my business had I not persevered and pushed myself to never give up.  We’ve all heard sayings like “quitters never win” and “when life gets tough the tough gets going” and they’re good ones and often applicable.   … Read more

4 Steps to Turn Your Mess Into Your Message

Let’s face it, being human guarantees that we will make mistakes.  Everyone has got “something”. Everyone has fallen on their face before.   Everyone has a skeleton or two in their closet that they wish wasn’t there! The world is one big crowd of messy misfits! So, what does it mean to make your mess your … Read more