We’re all made up of energy. (Just hear me out.) Your energy has far more power than you can even imagine. There is energy in your spoken words, in your emails and in your physical presence. When we function from a fearful, low-level energetic state, our thoughts and energy can literally pollute the world. Conversely, when we function from a place of positive energy, the world around us becomes more positive. The truth is that fear cannot coexist with love. Therefore, we must learn how to dissolve all boundaries with love by taking responsibility for our own energy. In doing so, we’ll raise the energy around us. These wise musings are from … Read more
I’m going on strike. For the next 18 years, I’m only going to think about myself. So there. Never mind that I have the cutest little girl imaginable. No matter that her smile lights up the room and that she gives the best kisses and the tightest hugs. No matter that she is fiercely independent, can feed herself, clothe herself and go to the bathroom by herself at 21 months. No matter that she is my reason for breathing. She’s also wearing my shit out. If you’re not a mom, this will seem like ruthless complaining. If you are a mom, welcome. I‘ve been waiting for you. Reasons I’m going on strike: 1. I can’t … Read more
Did you see that New York Times article from last summer about how all anybody talks about these days is how busy they are and how we are trying to “outdo” each other by being even more “crazy busy” than the next guy? Yeah, I read it too. And I hear the message. But the fact remains that I am busy. I am not trying to outdo anyone else with my busy life — I am just trying to keep my own busy life somewhat under control. I have three kids, one husband, one house, one company and a new puppy. I write a blog. I write for a local magazine. … Read more
She is fun, fabulous and fierce. She is chic, intelligent and in-the-know. But most of all, the Cheeky chick is the kind of woman who embraces, admires, respects, smiles at and opens her heart to other fabulous chicks. Now THAT'S Cheeky, darling!