Baking the Cake of my Life

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Truth Byte #2: "When you are ready, you will start."

I have spent years feeling bad about not starting.  I finally finished my Ph.D. and it was time to hang up my shingle and get to work.  I had all the resources, all the book knowledge, all the cheerleaders I needed, but something just wasn't working.  My business wasn't launching the way I knew it could.  I have been reflecting over the last year why it took me so long to really get started.  What I realized was really quite simple and equally profound: I wasn't ready.

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My Personal Sunset in the Garage

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Truth Byte #1: “Let the relationship define the moment rather than the moment define the relationship.”

This morning, I was angry. At everyone. But mostly at myself. I knew I should have gone to bed earlier, and I woke up cranky with a full day ahead of me. I rushed around, getting the kids bathed and fed and out the door, only to remember as we were getting into the car that it was pyjama day at my son’s school.

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