I’m afraid of my kitchen.

Chicken fingers and ketchup – the staple meal of my childhood. Maybe even for longer than that if I’m being completely honest. Anything remotely healthy was unappealing. The problem was mostly texture related, which made me gag down most of my food. Eating was painful for a while during my childhood. Thankfully all of this… read more

I’m afraid of failing at being a mom.

Being a mom is hard. A lot harder than I ever thought it would be. In fact, I was so scared of it I kept pushing it back in our life plan. I always thought that I would be a mom, but then we got married and I started a career and then it just… read more

Making Things Happen Planner

I know there are lots of beautifully designed to-do apps out there, but I’m old school. I prefer writing things down and checking them off as I go. If you’re like me, you’ll be geeked about this month’s printable. Update: Passion Printables are available for purchase upon request. Visit our productivity shop for more resources designed to… read more

I’m afraid of not being good enough.

It’s a fear that’s been rattling in my bones since I can remember, quaking my knees, shirking my voice, making me tremble from the inside out. “I can’t,” I say. “I’m not good enough.” But the fear is never really that matter of fact when it shows up in my life, of course. Sometimes it… read more

When plans change

I can work from anywhere. A picnic table in the park can easily become my small business headquarters for the afternoon, and I like it that way. Two weeks ago I packed up my analog gear – notebook, pen, highlighter – and headed over to my favorite park. There was an empty table facing the… read more