What is it Really Like to be Coached?

I have had the privilege to work with over 100 women one-on-one over the past couple years.  And I thought it would be helpful to give you a glimpse behind-the-scenes of what the coaching process looks and feels like, from the perspective of one of my clients. It...

I’ve Lost Myself (Again) Somewhere Along the Way

Listen, to be clear upfront, I am not one of those people who truly believe I am woman, hear me roar. But I do believe that God created me – just as he has created every other human – with thoughts and feelings and agency to live my life and speak up for what I...

I’m Not My Biggest Fan Sometimes

{post originally written Winter 2018} Warning: Some of you are not going to like this post. I can almost hear the comments rolling in now. I am not trying to make anyone feel badly about who they are and I am not trying to start a comparison game. I am simply sharing...

How Do I Keep My Hope Alive?

When you think of the word hope, what comes to mind? For some of us, hope is a dirty word. That’s okay. We need to admit it and start where we are. Hope is such an interesting concept and one that I fear is misunderstood and too easily thrown around in churchy circles...

Do You Know How to Live a Life?

One of my clients said to me: I know how to live. I know how to do laundry and make dinner and get myself to work. But I don’t know how to live a life. After our session, I texted her. I told her I couldn’t stop thinking about what she said and that I had written this...

What are You Waiting for?

We are all waiting. We are globally anxious. We are socially distanced. We are sheltered in place. We are – in some very real ways – at a standstill. And everything feels…weird?…off?…scary?…unknown?…all of the above and...