Recently, I have been on a journey to build my own resilience and discover ways to support my coaching clients in building theirs. I have realized if it is not this recent pandemic, there will be more difficult experiences ahead of me. Each of us have our own story of resilience drainers.  When I recently […]


June 29, 2022

“One of the most remarkable things about human beings is how resilient we can be. Yet one of the most surprising things about human beings is how all that resilience can evaporate in a moment.” –  John Eldredge

Our Garden Just last week we planted some seeds in our first attempt at gardening in the nearby community garden. We invested $50 in our 4×18 foot raised garden bed to have a Petrie dish to build intentional resilience. Recently, we joined in with strangers who soon felt like friends as we worked to improve the large community […]

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April 26, 2022

Resilience Series – Lesson Two – Positive Anticipation and Generosity

What is Resilience? Resilience is the capacity each of us has for growth and positive adaptation despite the nearly constant barrage of stress we all feel daily at work, in our communities, and in our personal lives. A strong resilience core means that you will be better prepared to: Meet life’s challenges with confidence. Recover more quickly […]

Inspiration, Resilience

April 14, 2022

Resilience Series – Lesson One

I write this blog post, carefully considering the content, because I want to make sure you are provided with relevant and helpful information that will empower you to intentionally grow your resilience and enhance the quality of your life and relationships.   A Little History For over a decade I have been coaching individuals to help […]

Inspiration, Resilience

March 24, 2022

Introduction to Resilience Building Series

One evening, last week, we were on a walk; I noticed the largest and most beautiful full moon I can remember. Come to find out, in the northern hemisphere, we call the full moon closest to the autumn equinox the Harvest Moon. Depending on the year, the full Harvest Moon can occur anywhere from two weeks before the […]

Inspiration, Resilience

October 4, 2021

The Beauty of Season Changes – A Reminder of Beauty in the Recent Harvest Moon

Over the recent Fourth of July weekend, my husband and I had the experience of road tripping to Colorado for 5 days. Our destination was Durango, CO. I did something I never pictured myself doing – primitive camping in the mountains of Colorado. Here is a story about my experience, and I hope it will […]


August 1, 2021

Check! A Bucket List Experience Accomplished

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