Enter to win 1 of 10 copies of Ready or Not!

Great news! My publisher is giving away 10 (YES 10!) copies of Ready or Not: Leaning into Life in Our Twenties, on Goodreads. You can enter to win 1 of these copies by clicking HERE. Note: If you’re not on Goodreads, you should be. It’s a great place for readers. Another note: Even if you’ve preorderedContinue reading “Enter to win 1 of 10 copies of Ready or Not!”

Stop Trying to Balance it All and Start Finding a Rhythm

Finding the perfect level on a see-saw. Stacking blocks to make a tower even TALLER. Placing one foot, heel to toe, in front of the other on a narrow ledge. Carving down a slope on a pair of skis. All provide opportunities to practice, and sometimes enjoy, balance. But when you imagine spending your entire dayContinue reading “Stop Trying to Balance it All and Start Finding a Rhythm”

The 3 Questions That Get to the Essence of Life

When it comes to your life, are you willing to ask the most important questions?  Rabbi Akiba ben Joseph is known in the Jewish Talmud as “Chief of the Sages” for his incisive wisdom. One afternoon he left his cottage to go into the village for some supplies. After finishing his errands, he accidentally took the wrongContinue reading “The 3 Questions That Get to the Essence of Life”

Of Tightropes & Canvases. Or, God & Us.

By now some of you have been subjected to the “forced family fun” that is a company or organization retreat. For those that haven’t, allow me to explain. You and your coworkers head to a retreat center in the woods and engage in a litany of team-building exercises, many of which require awkward looking helmets andContinue reading “Of Tightropes & Canvases. Or, God & Us.”


Ok friends, Jessica Fankhauser and I need your help. In preparation of the release of our book “Ready Or Not: Leaning into Life in Our Twenties” (in 3 weeks!), we’re curating a ‘soundtrack’ for the book of songs nominated by YOU. WHAT SONGS EXPLORE THE DEPTHS AND POTENTIAL OF THE TWENTYSOMETHING DECADE? We’ll put the final listContinue reading “ATTENTION MUSIC LOVERS!”