Wednesday, March 20, 2019
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Put the spring in your business!

Spring cleaning means breathing in new life. Businesses need that. So ask yourself these questions.

Celebrate! We’re all making history.

Helen Keller, Ida B. Wells, Eleanor Roosevelt, Oprah Winfrey ... they all deserve their accolades. But let's all give ourselves some credit.

When life gives you another snow day … dream! WITH your...

If you live in the northern half of the United States right now, you'll know that this last month of winter has...

Don’t multitask. Multipurpose.

I'm not talking about multitasking. Lord knows, my house doesn't seem like my house unless I'm simultaneously doing laundry, washing dishes, cooking dinner and teaching someone to read, multiply or tie their shoes. I'm talking about multipurposing -- the art of making one task work for more than one purpose.

Motivation Monday: How kindness wins the world

Today at least, this story ends with a $296 check. It started with a flood. On Aug. 20-21, 11 inches of rain dropped on Madison, WI,...

Motivation Monday: Live as citizens of heaven

Searching for inspiration a few weeks ago, I came across this: "Above all, you must live as citizens of heaven ... ," which Paul...

Motivation Monday: Sing a new song

One of my favorite anecdotes stems from a tragedy. Julie Andrews -- world-famous singer, "Mary Poppins" and "Maria von Trapp" to us all -- had...

Inspiration Well run dry? These resources will replenish you.

Inspiration is like airplane oxygen masks: You can't help others until you've helped yourself. I try to write blog posts that encourage and inspire mompreneurs...

Work Hard, Play Hard: A Labor Day playlist

Not everyone gets Labor Day off. But here's a playlist celebrating America's 126 million workers -- and their well-earned time off (whenever it comes).

Motivation Monday: It’s time for a celebration!

Aww, the last week of summer vacation, the time of year I look lovingly at my kids, realize how much I'm going to miss...