On August 4, 2012, my definition of family changed. Newly married, my family became me, my husband and one particularly ornery cat. We worked to re-establish our daily routines as we learned each other’s habits and quirks. Our staggered steps turned into a beautiful dance and eventually I couldn’t remember what life was like before … Continue reading Parenthood: Adjusting to the Ever-Changing “New Normal”
The influence of storytelling can be found in all aspects of our lives. First, think of how we are entertained. We watch television and movies, read books and surf social media. All of these components include storytelling in one way or another. Now think about how we mentally and emotionally connect with the world around … Continue reading The Art of Storytelling: Why This Tactic is so Valuable for Your Business
It's not often that I delve too deep into my personal life on my blog, but as many of you may recall I've shared several key moments of my engagement and wedding that both took place in 2012. The profound impact these milestones have had on my life was simply too big not to share … Continue reading Special Post: Re-Living The Wedding Of Our Dreams
Just a little over one year ago I wrote an article entitled, “When You Don’t Plan Everything, Everything Goes As Planned.” I regarded this as one of the most insightful thoughts I had stumbled upon in a long time. It was a great turning point for a self-proclaimed perfectionist and I felt a release from … Continue reading Our Perfectly Imperfect Wedding
Well it's certainly been a great run for the first ever Bennis Blogger Battle! As most of you following these past several weeks know, we've been running a friendly (but quite competitive) blogger battle where your guest blog posts have been featured one week at a time with the goal of trying to earn the … Continue reading The Bennis Blogger Battle: We Have a Winner!