The Responsibility of Brave

Posted by on Jun 27, 2016 | 2 Comments
The Responsibility of Brave

My kiddo just graduated from the 5th grade, and while in my day that wasn’t a big deal, for these 10 and 11 year-olds, it’s a huge rite-of-passage.  As I think about his next chapter, I have but one hope; that he is brave. I guess it’s all in how you define it, isn’t it?  The […]

What Do You Want to See?

Posted by on Jun 13, 2016 | No Comments
What Do You Want to See?

With so many things competing for your attention, what do you want to see?  It’s an important question, easily forgotten in the cacophony of life. In March of 2006, my little family of three moved from Seattle to Dallas, and with our move came growing pains.  Seattle and Dallas are very different cities with very different cultures.  […]

A Year After TEDx – The Greatest Gift This World Has to Offer

Posted by on Jun 6, 2016 | 7 Comments
A Year After TEDx – The Greatest Gift This World Has to Offer

It was just a year ago that I had a the amazing opportunity to speak at TEDxSMU Women and if you would have asked me then, what I know now, I wouldn’t have believed you.  I wouldn’t have believed that, what felt like the biggest risk, would open up the greatest gift this world has […]