Category: career

a one way ticket to Bangkok

I remember it like it was yesterday… I sat in my mentor’s office and sheepishly mentioned to her that I had been dreaming of traveling and working abroad for a while. After sharing my far fetched dream with her, I ended it with “but of course I can’t really do that’. What she said in…


Everyone Thought I Was Nuts, But I Did This And Finally Felt Alive

This post is part of what’s called the Skinny Dip Society Blog Tour, a virtual “tour” where 20 women post on 20 different days about their lives and what has helped them feed their soul, free their body and love their life. The Tour is run by Katie Den Ouden (who is an absolute GEM)…


10 little ways to be happier at a job you don’t like

Let’s face the facts — many of us – at one point or another – will unfortunately not like the job we’re in.  It takes time to figure out what we want and don’t want in the professional world, and that means spending time getting through some jobs that just simply don’t light us up….


I Quit My Job!

(written in September of 2012) This is a tough post for me to write. It’s been a long time coming, and it’s not until now that I feel ready to actually write about it. I haven’t been totally upfront on the blog about a big change in my life, but here goes: After more than…