Quick Words on Flashing Lights and Belonging

Quick Words on Flashing Lights and Belonging

My daughter is in elementary school. Each morning we drive near the school, then walk the rest of the way. It’s a wonderful way to start our morning – a walk and talk on the way to school? It’s blissful. This morning, though, the traffic was much worse than...
The One-Two Punch Cure for Imposter Syndrome

The One-Two Punch Cure for Imposter Syndrome

I was in a deep discussion recently with a dear friend when the topic of imposter syndrome came bubbling up. If you’re any kind of professional, you probably know the symptoms well… a sinking feeling that you’re going to be found out as a fraud? That everyone will...
Failure Is Your Friend

Failure Is Your Friend

I volunteer in a religious organization that serves 12-18 year old girls. We meet twice weekly, once for a lesson and once for an activity. The girls are usually there willingly, but some are there out of obligation. One of the programs in place to help the girls is...