Another Layoff Behind Us: How We Survived 5 Weeks Without a Paycheck

On February 20, my husband came home early. One look in his eyes and I knew the reason: a lay off. It was both unexpected and expected, if that makes any sense. The project was winding down to the end, but he expected a few more weeks. Unfortunately, that wasn't the case. Since I'm the … Continue reading Another Layoff Behind Us: How We Survived 5 Weeks Without a Paycheck

How Becoming a Mary Kay Beauty Consultant Changed My Life

  Everyone who comes into Mary Kay has their own experience to share. The career of a beauty consultant isn't for everyone. While some turn it into a full-time career, others only come into Mary Kay for a season. The following explains why Mary Kay was just a season for me and how it changed … Continue reading How Becoming a Mary Kay Beauty Consultant Changed My Life

Overcoming Your Fear of Failure Can Unlock Your Hidden Potential

"Eighty percent of women have self-deprecating thoughts about themselves (body image, job performance, other people's opinion of them, etc.) throughout the day." - Statistic found in the book The Miracle Morning by Hal Elrod In my childhood, it was deeply ingrained in me that going to school and getting a good education would lead to … Continue reading Overcoming Your Fear of Failure Can Unlock Your Hidden Potential