Social Impact From Your Couch

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

Taking Care…

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…

Beautycounter Product Credit 101

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

True Belonging

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

Boundaries of steel?

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?

Outsourcing Wisdom

Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and to try to love the questions themselves, like locked rooms and like books that are written in a very foreign tongue. - Rilke In some seasons, usually the one's wrought with the pesky and uncomfortable emotions like anxiety, frustration, grief, sadness, I notice I … Continue reading Outsourcing Wisdom