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Can You Spot the Visionary Alter-Egos?

knitting in the dark On the weekend I bought a ball of yarn. It was a totally random purchase. I’d gone to the store for clothes hangers and garbage bags (it’s time to clean out closets.) When I was walking to the front to pay, I saw a yarn display in the...

B is for Brilliant Jean Berry

Angels, Peacocks and Butterflies, oh my! Okay, so I know that’s not the most original opening line, but I’m going to leave the creativity up to Jean Berry.  She’s created a fun and meaningful game to help soulful entrepreneurs get into the habit of...

Are You Calm, Perceptive and Earning?

Recently I shared a story that asks you to consider if chaos is a source of trouble or inspires creativity in your business.   I included a direct link to a Chaos Assessment Tool so you could quantify the degree of chaos you’ve got going on.  You can have a look...

Baby Bottles, Dog Tags, and One Stressed Out Mom

When our daughter was a baby, she had a significant case of infant reflux. I’ll spare you the details, but basically, she wouldn’t nurse and even bottle feeding was a huge production! At 3 months old, she was on two medications and drank a special “weighted” formula....