Better Beauty Vermont

Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better~Maya Angelou


be your own boss

Starting June off right! Now's the time. There's no such thing as perfect timing, but this comes pretty close. I can't tell you how much this movement and company has changed my life and the lives of those around me. Let's link arms... Continue Reading →

Are you Curious? Learn how to Blossom

Curiosity killed the cat. Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect. Samuel Johnson Curiosity is one of the great secrets of happiness. Bryant H. McGill I'll admit, I don't always choose the curious... Continue Reading →

How to Maximize Lessons from Rural Life

Now, let's set some expectations- rural is relative. I grew up with running water, electricity, phone- you know, all that. We didn't subsistence farm, kill our own food or make our own clothes. If fact, we were pretty early into dial up internet and when available- DSL. But if you forgot something at the store, it was a 40 minute round trip. You might get lucky if you could get to the small market before they closed and pay three times as much for the time savings, but probably not.

Branching Out

I've fallen in love.  With writing, with working from home, with helping others. The whole bit. I've always found it difficult to define what I love to do- I like to do all sorts of things, but over the last year of blogging and working as an educator with Beautycounter I've really discovered that I love this work.

Once You Become FEARLESS Life Becomes LIMITLESS

I am constantly amazed by my little girl. She is fearless. This picture is from her first gondola ride- high up, moving up the mountain- she fearlessly climbed aboard and was enthralled the entire time. If she could have hung over the edge, she would have, but luckily for us, the gondola is a closed unit...

Being You!

It's been a spring of new beginnings. I've spent a lot of time reflecting, doing yoga, playing with my toddler and generally unwinding from a very stressful winter. It's been scary and refreshing at the same time. I know we're... Continue Reading →

Be Brave

Every day, I'm amazed at my daughter's resilience. She falls down, gets back up, tries again over and over and over again.  She's undaunted. It's an inspiration. She's the reason I dove head first into being my own boss and... Continue Reading →

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