Let’s Talk About the Selfish Basics!

No matter where you are on your path, make sure that the basics needed for a sustainable life are included in your plan.  Sleep is one of the greatest healers, and we many times carry with us the stigma from our parents about sleep issues.  I know as a child I was always told that […]

Empower Excellence is Changing…

Happy Friday…Happy Weekend!  June is here, and it is 3 months since I have moved to Oberlin, but who am I and what is Empower Excellence now!  Empower Excellence remains focused on financial transitions: career, personal, and lifestyle.  It also remains more focused on networking for women as they make career transitions:  the award-winning regional […]

Love Makes the World Go Round or Upside Down & Money Always There!

It is two days until Valentine’s Day, and there are many different reactions to this infamous day.  Much of it depends upon your relationship status: young and single, single, divorced, married, in a relationship gone bad, and more… Speaking as a person with a professional interest in seeing relationships work, I know that there are […]

Be Like Snoopy and Play It Cool!

Give yourself permission today to step forward and to back out if you need to.  It is Monday, and that brings mixed emotions to many…  For those who love what they do, they are happy to get back to it after a weekend.  For those who hate what they do, Monday is the day to […]

Wild Success Has Arrived, and It is Me!

I do not know why today is different than any other day of my life, but it is. Since 2013, I have had a clearer mission, and I knew I would do whatever to support that, and I have.  Now it is 2016, the mission continues developing into the passion I have for total sustainable […]

I’m About to Lose Control, and…

I think I hate it!.  Anyone who has children knows that the idea of being in control as a parent is a major waste of energy.  You can think you are in control, but you are not!  Money is the same way.  It really is.  You can have control or you can have your dreams…I […]

Here I Go Again…

  I work with folks who really want to make a change in their lives.  Some want to change their relationships, some want to change their careers, and some just want to change everything.  It is rare that I consciously make changes, but when I do they are big ones that usually deal with lifestyle changes […]