En-Visioning Your Future

One of the tools I use in coaching and in the Mentor Roadmap™ mentor programs is a visioning exercise. This tool was also utilized at the end of the Leadership Lansing program to help participants think about where they would like to make a difference …

Finances 101: How do credit cards work?

Since many of us might still be paying off our holiday spending, now is a good time to discuss credit cards and how they work. While credit cards can help us with emergency expenses, improved credit scores and more, we need to make sure not to overextend …

From dark & dreary to light & cheery

Hubs and I have been itching to remodel the kitchen from the floor up. With our first baby on the way, there was no better time to get it done before his arrival! Now that we only have a little over a month to go, I feel like I can finish nesting with …

Risk & reward

Everyone wants a life well lived. There is no perfect formula. Each person has to determine what that means for herself. I want to feel alive every day. I work hard and love what I do. I spend time with family and friends as much as possible and like …

Merry Maids of Lansing helping women with cancer

Merry Maids of Lansing, part of a national franchise founded in Nebraska in 1979, has teamed up with Cleaning For A Reason, an international nonprofit serving women with cancer. The Lansing location opened in 1999. The original owners retired in 2015 …