Getting Off The Porch

Encouragement

Aiming High…

“If I stop to kick every BARKING dog… I am not going to GET where I am GOING.” –Jackie Joyner-Kersee October 2016 a friend of mine that has followed my work invited me to the I AM Woman Conference in Atlanta.  She had invited me the year before, but scheduling conflicts kept me from going. […] Read more…

Own Your Part!

“The art of conversation is the art of hearing as well as of being heard.” ― William Hazlitt This past Saturday I watched an episode (for the third time) of the new drama This Is Us on NBC.  This time I watched it with my kids.  This episode explored a secret that a mother kept […] Read more…

Faith in the Process

“Let your faith be bigger than your fears” -Anonymous I believe you go through life on auto pilot.  You go to school, you get a job, some of us get married, have kids, buy the beautiful house, work hard at the amazing career, or work hard just to pay the bills, but ultimately it happens.  God, […] Read more…

Around Every Corner

Sometimes the people around you won’t understand your journey; they don’t need to, it’s not for them… -Anonymous A friend of mine recently asked me, “Are you off the porch?”  I responded, yes.  She then asked, “Are you going to change the name of your company.”  I simply said no, especially since she was quite tipsy.  […] Read more…