Do you suffer from the ‘Champion-Other-People’s-Causes’ Syndrome? (Read time: 3 min.)

Are you good at paying other people compliments, seeing their positive attributes, holding their vision, and encouraging their dreams... and not so good at doing the same for yourself? It's called the "Champion-Other-People's-Causes" Syndrome and it's a plight that far too many women deal with.  When it comes to someone else's dream, you have mountain loads …

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What to Do When You’re Tired of Doing EVERYTHING… (Read Time: 3 min.)

I was reading Brene Brown's book 'Daring Greatly' and, in the book, she says the following: "Going it alone is a value we hold in high esteem in our culture, ironically even when it comes to cultivating connection."  For the woman breadwinner, the "going it alone" myth is even stronger.  Combine the overachiever title with …

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Is Your Pride Hijacking Your Health? Why Women Breadwinners Need to Stop, Look, & Listen… (Read Time: 4 min.)

I used to insist upon doing it all: myself, right, and perfect the FIRST time. I used to expect, on the rare occasion that I asked for help, that people did it just like me, right, and perfect the FIRST time. I used to shake my head in absolute knowing when people let me down, …

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Ever have a moment where you forgot who you ARE? (Read Time: 4 min.)

I haven't posted in the last few weeks.  Every time I looked at my blog editorial calendar, I thought to myself, "I have nothing to say."  Women breadwinners, female breadwinners, sole breadwinners, women breadwinners and money, love, marriage, kids... so many topics and I had absolutely nothing to say.  Nada... Nothing... Not a thing... Until …

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What in your life needs organizing? (Read Time: 2 min.)

Ever work on a messy desk?  How does it feel?  Ever climb over exercise equipment to get to a bookshelf or a file cabinet?  How well is that working for you? Clutter can be a frustrating and disruptive extra guest in your home and life... and it's one that we spend way too much time …

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Baby or Business? (Read Time: 4 min.)

The more time I spend on this journey to having more children, the clearer it becomes that conceiving a baby and birthing a business have opposing needs.  I know there are women who've been where I am, building the business that I'm building, and have gotten pregnant, carried twins, and given birth, all while keeping …

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Whose baggage are you carrying? (Read time: 6 min.)

I was reading an article about female breadwinners.  It talked about the way in which the husbands of these breadwinners felt emasculated and, as a result, the breadwinning wives carried around with them unspoken guilt about their husband's loss of identity... and it left me wondering: Whose baggage are you carrying? I get the mommy …

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Women Breadwinners & The Crazy Question (Read Time: 4 min.)

For all the talent, strength and experience women breadwinners bring to the table, it's amazing that many women breadwinners still stay up at night grappling with the same question: Am I good enough? It's a crazy question taking up so much mental space that it's time to deal with the issue RIGHT NOW.  Insecurity comes …

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21 Things You NEED to Do to Get What You Want in Life (7 min.) (Read Time: 5 min.)

Do you have what you want in life? Do you bitch about not having it? Are you so focused on what went wrong in the past that you aren't able to effectively use the present to create the future? Let me help you out here: Stop wishing for a better past.  I've tried it.  It …

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