Am I Trapped in it?

Am I Trapped in it?

I’ve recently been caught up in a very difficult situation. I didn’t ask for this situation. I didn’t provoke it or invite it. But the situation has presented itself and I’ve chosen to help the person at the center of it asking for my help. As a result, I’ve been...
Assumptions About the Caregivers

Assumptions About the Caregivers

Assumptions are pervasive. So much so that we don’t even notice that we’re making them half the time. If you’ve been around me for a while now, this is not a new idea. But it’s only recently that I started realizing how many assumptions there are when it comes to...
Power of the Collective

Power of the Collective

I attended a retreat for women entrepreneurs last week. It’s the same event I attended last year at this time. I wasn’t sure if I should go again, but I’m so incredibly glad that I did. I was reminded of the incredible power of the collective. When great minds from...
Reflect and Adjust

Reflect and Adjust

Let’s face it. I’m not the only one out here making assumptions. As we’ve discussed over the past several weeks, they are so pervasive that they’re hard to avoid all the time. But there are two kinds of responses I see most often to the realization that you’ve fallen...