3 Reasons Why to Pull Out Your Art Box and Create this Christmas

A few weeks back, I had the opportunity to teach live in Jessi Camacho’s Splash Art crafting group. It was fun and just a little nerve-racking because sometimes creating with eyes on you does not turn out well. The paint gets a mind of its own and goes everywhere!!! I did my best to go with the flow. Despite the nerves (and the temperamental paint!), it was a blast. One of the joys of the holiday season is getting messy with some projects and enjoying that sense of satisfaction when we make things. That’s why, when I began to dream … Read More

Why Celebrating the Christmas Season is Essential

For those of us who celebrate and host holiday events, the Christmas season is where we shine. The holiday season is where we do some of our most important work. You may not see your contribution as a holiday leader as important, but it is. What you contribute during the holiday season makes an impact. A few years ago, I wrote Don’t Let Christmas Kill You, A Woman’s Guide to Avoiding Financial Disaster, Relational Crisis & Holiday Hysteria. It was a book mostly about the interior:  the interior of our hearts, minds, and calendars. And I thought it was time … Read More