Life Lessons from an 81-Year Old…

Mentor. What comes to mind when you hear of the word mentor? According to, 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, […]

Mis(s) Communication

A couple of weeks ago, I announced that I would be embarking on a 6 month adventure called The Playground Project (see below for details or please visit and sharing my experiences with all of you in the hopes of raising awareness for the opportunities that exist, the elements that connect us all, and […]

Miss Interpretation #perspectives #youmatter #LIMpact

As most of you have come to know, I like adventure.  I am curious by nature and as such welcome unexpected experiences, surprise visits, and last-minute jet-setting. Sometimes though, I enjoy the “normality” of everyday life. Or is there such a thing? Last Tuesday, I groggily woke up early to make Drew breakfast and get […]

My Winnings from Las Vegas

I love going on vacation. I’m pretty sure most people enjoy going on vacation….when they give themselves permission to unplug, relax, and rejuvenate. Last week, I spent my days surrounded by mountains and desert in the famous city of Las Vegas, Nevada. With it came some important reminders. 1. Ask and often times you shall […]

Missing Keys & Hidden Opportunities.

In life there are obstacles and opportunities. The interesting part of obstacles is they are actually opportunities in disguise. On Sunday evening as Drew and I were about to head home, I went to my purse to grab my car keys only they were not in my purse. I searched everywhere but no keys could […]

The Value of ZERO

The other evening Drew and I were chatting. The topic of conversation: bank accounts. As we chatted, this interesting thought came up: The difference factor for almost all people is a matter of a zero. Add it, subtract it….it matters. We look at zero and think nothing of it…THEN a thought like this comes and […]

Happy Tuesday

Good morning world! Today as I sit in my workspace and look out at the sun that surrounds me, I can’t help but be filled with gratitude. These past few weeks have been filled with fascinating people, chance encounters, great reads, and those moments that truly become memories. Cheesy? Yes, possibly. The reality is, it’s […]