Appearing on Wingin It Buffalo Style Channel 22–THIS Monday 9/23!

SUPER EXCITED to be appearing again on Wingin It Buffalo Style Channel 22! Be sure to TUNE IN THIS MONDAY 9/23/13 from 9am-10am EST...it's "Women in Business Week" and I've been asked to kick off 'Money Monday'. Gain clarity on WHAT I do and WHY--by sharing a bit of my story, you will learn why … Continue reading Appearing on Wingin It Buffalo Style Channel 22–THIS Monday 9/23!

‘Pay yourself first’…because your worth it!

'Pay yourself first'...remember that phrase? An oldie and a goodie! It's one of the first one-sentence messages that I recall from my 20+ year career as a traditional Investment Advisor and Insurance Agent. Funny though, I haven't heard the expression being used much over the past several years, not even by myself...until recently that is. … Continue reading ‘Pay yourself first’…because your worth it!

Women, Wealth, and Giving—The Power of No…guest blog Catalytic Women

Last month I was contacted by Melanie Hamburger, Principal of Catalytic Women. She generously offered the following piece, "Women, Wealth, and Giving---The Power of No". I thought this would be a perfect time to post this as I am just coming back to work having taken a few days off with the family. After reading this … Continue reading Women, Wealth, and Giving—The Power of No…guest blog Catalytic Women

In Loving Memory…Life and Legacy

Last week Thursday I lost a dear, childhood friend.  When I was first told the news by my father, I cried...first tears of sadness that my friend was gone, ending a long battle with cancer.  Then more tears of sadness for his family and their loss. And then came peace; I know that my friend … Continue reading In Loving Memory…Life and Legacy

Tell Me a Story…Your Story…about Money

"I am determined to tell my story of how I want it to be." ~Abraham Hicks Want to know what I tire of easily? Excuses. Old stories. I'm tired of hearing how HARD it is to make money, have money, save money. Want to know the worst part? It's actually less about being hard and more about being afraid to speak up … Continue reading Tell Me a Story…Your Story…about Money

Shall you dance…to the beat of your drum?

  My good friend, Danielle (Dani) Nelson (www.lifeunconstrained.com), posted this pic on Facebook recently.  Instant inspiration! Did you notice in the pic that she's barefoot? Love dancing barefoot! I was a dancer for 15 years...and when I'm at home, you will almost always find me barefoot.  My youngest always asks me, "Mommy, why do you always walk on … Continue reading Shall you dance…to the beat of your drum?

To Be or Not To Be…an Artist

From the age of 4 until age 19, I was a dancer.  From the age of 17 until age 21, sketching, painting, sculpting filled my days.  I have a Bachelors degree in Art History.  At the age of 35, I designed and crafted jewelry.  I am a writer, I am an author.  I AM AN … Continue reading To Be or Not To Be…an Artist