What courage really looks like

What courage really looks like

I was having a conversation with Andrea Owen about courage when I said, “I don’t think that I’m courageous because I do these big, grandiose things with my life. On paper, my life is pretty ordinary–husband, house, kid, career, and always plenty of laundry to...
it’s all about the people: how to create a support team

it’s all about the people: how to create a support team

#CLCC2015 is kicking off this weekend. (!). It’s hard to believe, but a year ago we ran our inaugural training of the Courageous Living Coach Certification. And for real, you need to know the power of Valerie Tookes.   The experience of working with others...
being put together

being put together

You run a business AND you have a baby–how in the world do you do it? You’ve got your shit together. I can’t believe how much you can get done. These are the things that people say to me. They are not totally untrue statements–more like top-layer...
how to be happy

how to be happy

When you ask people to get right down to it, they want to be…happy. Consider anything that you do, even those things that are difficult: get up early in the morning for a run; work on your marriage; start a meditation practice. Why are you doing it? Because you...