This last week was Thanksgiving, and let me tell ya it wasn't an easy one. This is the first one that my mom lives out of state, we lost my beautiful grandma-in-law on Thanksgiving, and on-top of it all I have some really tough decisions to make at work. But guess what? I still have … Continue reading Leaders Need an Attitude of Gratitude. | #MONDAYMAGIC
First of all, the response and support I received from you all after my post last month, "All for a damn piece of paper to say, 'please stay away from me.", was absolutely overwhelming. I knew I wasn't alone or unique, but you all really took that to a new level. Many of you shared … Continue reading I GOT THE DAMN PIECE OF PAPER!
This weekend I put the laptop away and got to enjoy some amazing time with my best friends. I had the privilege of time and spent that time reflecting. I reflected on my friendships, my priorities, my relationship, my family, and my business. And WOW. Just walking away from my laptop for a few days … Continue reading Reflection: Necessary or Waste of Time? | #MONDAYMAGIC✨
Happy Monday ladies! My sugar and I spent this past weekend (mostly) unplugged celebrating our first wedding anniversary! ❤️ We went down to The Ranch at Laguna Beach and completely relaxed and reminisced on one of our favorite days ever. Shoutout to The Ranch for the complimentary upgrade, macaroons, wine, and overall amazing service! We'll … Continue reading You’re Gonna Miss Me When I’m Gone 🙋🏻♀️| #MONDAYMAGIC
Sorry couldn't avoid the pun. But here's the point -- no matter how great of a leader you are, your top talent may leave at some point. If you're a less than great leader, your top talent is already leaving. Either way, in these situations you have a choice. You can be a great leader … Continue reading How to Lose a Top Talent (in 10 days 😜) | #MONDAYMAGIC✨
Let's just say it, lady-ing is hard in general. Last week was a great example for me and if you didn't catch my midweek meltdown check it out here (trigger warning: domestic violence). Guess what makes it harder? Those dreaded three letters... PMS. I was actually chatting with my girls this morning on Marco Polo … Continue reading 4 ways to keep your cool at work, because lady-ing is hard. | #MONDAYMAGIC✨
I’m 30 years old and this morning I had to go into a courtroom for the 6th time this year just to fight for a piece of paper that tells my mentally-ill, abusive, drug-addicted father to stay away from me. And for the 3rd time this year I had to sit next to him, feeling the anger … Continue reading All for a damn piece of paper to say, “please stay away from me”.
Happy Monday ladies! How was your weekend? I just got home from a week and a half in Portland and Seattle for a mix of work and play. And I got quality time with my beautiful momma and bestie! Those two make my world so much better. PSA: call your mom and/or bestie ASAP. Your … Continue reading 5 Hiring Mistakes Almost Everyone Makes | #MONDAYMAGIC✨
Did y'all make it through last week? I'll be honest, I barely did without losing it. I have actually spent hours today trying to think of a different topic for this week's #MONDAYMAGIC✨ but I just couldn't focus anywhere else. It was a horrible week for survivors, and supporters of survivors, but personally I refuse … Continue reading #NowWhat? | #MONDAYMAGIC✨
Gah, today was AMAZING. I specifically held off on today's #MONDAYMAGIC✨ post to experience this fabulous day filled with inspiring women and bring a tiny bit of it back to you. All thanks to The Women's Foundation of California, myself and two other alumni from their Women's Policy Institute were able to put on an … Continue reading The Power of Community. | #MONDAYMAGIC✨