I'm almost a year in to being a consultant and I LOVE this company, and the opportunity, y'all. If you're like me, and started by saying I would not join as a consultant, I'm not here to convince you, but would love to debunk the myths by sharing my experience. I joined when my (now) … Continue reading Beautycounter Consultant 101
About 9 months ago I joined Beautycounter as a consultant - I bought the products because they were safer, but I moved to a consultant role because of the way this company lives out its mission to get safer products into the hands of everyone. A few days ago the House Energy and Commerce Committee's … Continue reading Social Impact From Your Couch
When we are mindful of our struggles, and respond to ourselves with compassion, kindness, and support in times of difficulty, things start to change. We can learn to embrace ourselves and our lives, despite inner and outer imperfections, and provide ourselves with the strength needed to thrive. Liz Gilbert wrote recently that another word for … Continue reading Taking Care…
For all you Band of Beauty Members: How is Product Credit accrued? How long does it last? How do I know my balance? Band of Beauty members earn 10% product credit on all qualifying purchases, every time you purchase! Product Credit expires 90 days from each original purchase date. Want to use your credit? Simply … Continue reading Beautycounter Product Credit 101
If you can see your path laid out in front of you step by step, you know it's not your path. Your own path you make with every step you take. That's why it's your path. - Joseph Campbell The holidays often hold a mix of nostalgia, expectation, elation and disappointment for me. I want … Continue reading True Belonging
When the weather starts to shift in Colorado, I notice my skin feeling parched more quickly, particularly my hands and my face. So, here's what I've shifted. Holler back if you have any questions about how to tailor your routine for the winter. I adjust the frequency of using the Overnight Resurfacing Peel from 1-2 … Continue reading Winter Skin Routine for Yours Truly!
I'm intrigued about gender differences in the domestic realm, and committed to finding tools that nurture partnership (vs resentment!), and this interview was full of helpful perspective! I come back to this episode when I need a reminder to care for myself and receive goodness! I'm revisiting one of my favorite rituals, daily meditation through … Continue reading on my nightstand + in my ears
I sat in a counseling session some time ago, working on a relationship that matters a great deal to me, and I asked, “So, I’ve finally set these boundaries, but why do I still feel so angry and resentful?” Can you relate? You’ve done all this work to finally clarify what does and doesn’t work … Continue reading Boundaries of steel?
We adventured around Canada for most of September, and loved this place. I'm intrigued by The Nantucket Project, have you heard of it? I appreciate any Liz Gilbert goodness, especially her take on curiosity. Taking time away as a family of four (ie Phil on vacay) made us want to follow the flame of the … Continue reading on my nightstand + in my ears
Dualistic thinking works well for the sake of simplification and conversation, but not for the sake of truth or the immense subtlety of actual personal experience. Most of us settle for quick and easy answers instead of any deep perception, which we leave to poets, philosophers, and prophets. - Richard Rohr When I was in … Continue reading Dualism