Now that the Valentine's Day spit up has ended across all social media channels, I'd like to bring it up again-in a non-cheesy, real-life conversation. After yesterday, I realized how un-important a single day dedicated to making someone prove their love to you, or you to them truly is. As I've navigated through life in … Continue reading All We Need.
New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings but If I have learned anything this year it’s that as one door closes another door opens. As I close the door to this business I have put my blood, sweat and tears into, I step through to a new chapter. The journey 1,100 sq ft. has … Continue reading New Beginnings…
https://youtu.be/FD5oyoA7IOk Someone told me something recently and since then I have heard the concept repeating itself in my life. Jeff Bridges summed it up perfectly in Oprah's Master Class series. I was at work, talking away to a customer, when she suddenly stopped me to ask "Are you Courtney?" She happened to live in another … Continue reading LP 2016: Radiate Joy.
Start before you are ready. If that little inner voice inside you keeps directing you towards a goal, listen. Don't start calculating or debating. Don't let the doubt, fear, or anxiety creep in. Forget the details. Forget all the reasons why you can't. Just act. Too often we feel that fire in our bellies, … Continue reading LP 2016: Climb Your Mountain.
A little over a year ago, I was in a place where I felt a crushing sadness everyday. This sadness wasn't because something terrible had happened or because things were not going well. In fact, the sadness was worse because things were good. I had a great job. I lived in sunny San Diego across … Continue reading LP 2016: Be-YOU-TIFUL
As the last few days of 2015 unfold, I've found that I've been stumbling across lessons in small moments. Lessons in moments that I've been least expectant. Moments that I've allowed myself to be present and soak up my surroundings. It should come as no surprise, that when I let go of my expectations and … Continue reading The “Lesson Plan” for 2016.