Nurses Can Do Anything

When I first got out of nursing school, I envisioned myself always working in a hospital emergency room. That was my passion and my plan. I did just that for several years until I moved to a new geographic location and was unable to find a suitable ER job. So I began exploring my options… [Continue..]

Falling Together – Press Release

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Keep Singing

One event or issue (be it loss, illness, failure) does not define you unless you let it. It is simply one verse in the total composition that is your life. Don’t let it drown out the totality of your song. Keep singing.

5 Healthy Ways to Start Your Day in 5 Minutes or Less

  You don’t need a rigid schedule or even a lot of time to get each day off to an energetic and healthy start. Try a few of these quick and easy tips to improve your vitality, your mood, and your well-being. These tips are also great to try any time of the day for… [Continue..]

The Write Stuff

Recently, while having lunch with several women, one of them said, “I’d love to write, but I have no writing ability.” I chuckled to myself remembering that there was a time in my life when I was absolutely convinced I had no capacity to write. Then I learned that almost anyone can learn how to… [Continue..]

How to Get Rich

Whenever things get very difficult or challenging in my life, those times when I don’t know how I’ll get through another day or week, I try to step back and ask myself: What are the lessons I need to learn here? Perhaps it’s to be more patient or compassionate, or to remind me of the suffering… [Continue..]

Tossing Pebbles

Someone in my family recently needed home care services so we had a registered nurse, who happens to own the home care company, at our house to gather information and do an in-home assessment. As we spoke, she suddenly realized who I am and that years back she attended my “How to Start Your Own… [Continue..]

Listen to your heart

Success guru and famed author Napoleon Hill said, “The No. 1 reason people fail in life is because they listen to their friends, family, and neighbors.” It’s so easy to get caught up in others’ expectations and opinions, especially when they are contrary to your own ideas and feed into your fears. But no one… [Continue..]

Nursing Nirvana

Have you ever dreamt of spending time with current and aspiring nurse entrepreneurs, authors, coaches, leaders, and visionaries? Perhaps you have fantasized about spending three or four days with nurses who are nothing but positive and enthusiastic about the profession. And who hasn’t wished they could get away for a long weekend of pampering, relaxation,… [Continue..]

Loving What You Do

I love being a nurse. I have loved it every single day of the 30+ years I have been in it. Not because the work was always easy or because I always felt appreciated or recognized for my efforts. But rather because I have always known, in a very deep and fundamental way, that I… [Continue..]