I want to dive into a topic that’s close to my heart: tuning in to our inner voice when we’re making decisions. You know, that gut feeling that whispers whether something’s right or wrong, even if your logical brain is a bit puzzled.ing In the whirlwind of today’s fast-paced world, it’s a breeze to get […]
This month is National Human Trafficking Prevention Month where I am dedicating time to shed light on the pervasive issue of human trafficking and its profound impact on millions worldwide. This atrocious crime transcends demographics, affecting adults, children, men, women, foreign nationals, and U.S. citizens across various economic classes. Throughout this month, organizations are holding […]
Are you an avid reader like me? These are my favorite books from 2023. When my kids were really young, I marveled at the feel of a book in my hand. I would hold a sleeping baby in one arm and read on the other side. Every time I turned a page, i would dive […]
The beauty of giving, especially during the holidays, is something that touches hearts and creates a ripple of joy and positivity. This week, I once again got to experience this incredible feeling through my daughter, Maya Pace. Maya founded the non-profit, GIFTS – Good for Inmates Families to Share while I was incarcerated because she […]
I grew up believing that vulnerability was a weakness and that my confidence is what would help me achieve my goals. As the oldest of three girls, I also believed that I had to know everything and could never ask questions. But, my life turned upside down and I see everything differently now. Through my […]
Today I honor the life of Rosalynn Carter and her groundbreaking work in the mental health space. First Lady Carter served her country with strength and grace. In an era where mental illness was a taboo topic and the stigma was severe, Rosalynn Carter intentionally used the platform of her position to make a difference. […]
Our heroes are not perfect.
Knowing this simple truth helps us relate to our heroes and makes them more real. Let’s all recognize our human fallibility and remember our imperfections.
This week has been full of exciting opportunities, celebrations of Diwali, first-time experiences with my daughter, and innovative conversations with potential clients. Each day this week, I have worn a different hat and been completely entrenched, without continuing to worry about what wasn’t getting done. In fact, it has been an exhilarating week. PHEW….is al […]
What is a true friend? Matthew Perry’s sudden passing has sparked me to reflect on the truth that authenticity and vulnerability creates a true friendship. When we act with sincerity and genuine interest in others, we create lifelong relationships.
And, we must…ignore those others that are simply there for a ride or get something from us. Those people were never friends.
Thank you Friends cast for always reminding of this truth. Rest in power Matthew.
Do you miss the quirky, charming and lovable Ted Lasso like I do? During the pandemic, my teenage kids and I binge watched Season 1 of Ted Lasso and we were all hooked immediately. I anxiously waited for Season 2 and then Season 3. To say that I miss the show, the British cultural references, […]