Have You Ever Had a BAD Idea? I Did And This Is What Happened…

There are good ideas and then there are bad ideas. Have you ever had a bad idea? I most certainly did. Back in 2013, I had a really BAD idea and this is what happened…   It began with a simple idea: “What would be a fun project to work on with the people I […]

16 Lessons from 2016 + FREE GIFT!

As 2016 comes to a wrap, here are 16 things I am taking away from 2016… 1. Daily Success Comes from Daily Surrender. Heavenly Father, On this day, May I/we speak with your wisdom; Listen with your compassion; See with your grace; Give with your generosity; Touch with your gentleness; Make the best decisions that […]

Ready for a Game Changer? CHOOSE _______.

When you were little, what did you dream of becoming? What did you want your life to look like? As you grew older, did those dreams of yours change or did they remain the same? What expectations did you/do you have for your life? Your relationships? Your career? Your health? Your future? But what if […]

Life Lessons from an 81-Year Old…

Mentor. What comes to mind when you hear of the word mentor? According to Merriam-Webster.com, a mentor is defined as “a trusted counselor or guide or a tutor, coach.” In 2013, when the idea of “Born Again Dreammakers” came up, there were two people, two mentors in particular whose stories I wanted to share. Today, […]

How’s Your Soul? Ten Things Worth Considering…

1. People are quick to ask you about your job, your family, school, etc. but how many of us have ever asked someone or been asked “how’s your soul?” 2. “If you’re burning the candle at both ends, you’re not as bright as you think you are.” –Rick Warren 3. “You can have millions in […]

Two Truths and a Li(f)e: The Surprising Thing to Do With Our Flaws…

As a child, I loved to play “make believe” or “let’s pretend.” Perhaps this knack for playing different parts was the reason I landed roles in several musicals as a child.   I liked to act. I liked to pretend to be older than I was. As a child I loved to mimick the “grown-ups” […]

What is YOUR Signature Trademark? Part IV: Unfolded.

“Your eye is a lamp that provides light for your body. When your eye is good, your whole body is filled with light.”-Matthew‬ ‭6:22‬ ‭NLT‬‬ What do you see when you look at the world? Who do you see when you look in the mirror? Some people live from the perspective “I’ll believe it when […]

What is Your Signature Trademark? Part II: …from Pitiful to Powerful

Wait and see. I’m not sure about you but those words don’t exactly produce the ooey gooey feelings within me. If anything, it generates the curious (insert often times impatient) nature in me that says “what and why are we waiting and what are we going to see?” Can you relate? If you’ve ever had […]

Beauty & Blessings: This Week in Wonder & Awe(some)

    Hey There Beautiful Soul, Happy Weekend! Fresh off the press: Beauty. Majesty. Breathtaking Wonder & Awe(some). Ready, set, enjoy:) You are so loved. Love, Joann     I Spy With My Little I-Phone: This Week in Photos   The Things You Do For Love…   What a Sweet Story…#spreadablelove   These Two Boys […]