If You Don’t Have a Sword…

If You Don’t Have a Sword…

I am reading Lisa Bevere’s book, Girls With Swords right now and it is having a powerful impact on my life. I have included affiliate links for the books in this post, but you can easily bypass my affiliate links by searching for the titles on Amazon if that serves...
Grace, Not Perfection

Grace, Not Perfection

I have a sign on the wall in my office that says I hold myself to a standard of grace, not perfection, and I try to apply that as I lead and mentor and as a VA. I believe that grace is a decision. If we are conscious about it and intentional, it becomes a skill. A...
Are You Owning It?

Are You Owning It?

When I first became a full-time VA, it was a little intimidating. I mean, I rocked admin work at my corporate job… but hanging up a sign and doing it as my full-time business, that was a little scary. Okay, a lot scary. And, I was prepared. I had a solid...
Praying Circles Around the Old and the New

Praying Circles Around the Old and the New

Prayer is a mystery to me. I pray, but I don’t really understand it. Sometimes I pray silently, in my own head, sometimes I whisper, sometimes I yell. Sometimes I am hopeful and expectant, sometimes it is fear, masquerading in anger. Sometimes, when I feel no one is...