6 Ways Being a Mom Makes You a Great Leader

Leadership is having a vision, sharing that vision and inspiring others to support your vision while creating their own. - Mindy Gibbins-Klein Being a mom is a tough job, being a mom and a stepmom is the hardest job I've ever had.  Through cleaning up puke, teaching responsibility, pushing away bad dreams and helping with mean … Continue reading 6 Ways Being a Mom Makes You a Great Leader

8 Ways to Teach our Kids Growth Mindset

Sometimes I get the joy of being an assistant coach at my daughter's basketball practice.  She wasn't having much success getting her free throws to fall, so, I encouraged her to shoot them without jumping to see what happens. Well, you know how well our kids take direction from us...  She weakly and stubbornly 'tried'( aka - didn't … Continue reading 8 Ways to Teach our Kids Growth Mindset

Playground Wisdom

The stories I hear from my girls about the stuff that happens on the playground angers me sometimes.  I hate that they are faced with nasty speaking kids, ridiculous drama, friend battles, the pull of people trying to convince them they aren't enough and a list of challenges they aren't sure how to overcome.  Seriously, … Continue reading Playground Wisdom

Leading When You’re Not In Charge

This book is one of the best books I've ever read!  At work and at home and with God's mission in mind - I ask this question constantly.  I realize the market is full of leadership books, but this one - it's a game changer! Clay is funny, smart, inspirational and within the first chapter, … Continue reading Leading When You’re Not In Charge