The first thing I learned during my TEDx experience is that I am not all that special or unique. The second thing I learned is that I absolutely have an idea worth spreading. Maybe even a few of them. So do you. Stepping out onto the stage at TEDxMcHenry, I was nervous. I am a… Continue reading Two Things I Learned During my TEDx Experience
Have you ever counted down to a major event? Like, counting down the days until your wedding, or your baby's due date, or running your first marathon? Or, does your family countdown the days until Christmas? Have you ever counted down the days until a dream vacation? As we countdown the days until those milestones,… Continue reading Are end-of-year countdowns all bad?
I shared my picture book, The Princes of Serendip, with students at Buchanan Elementary in Livonia, MI last week. I loved sharing the messages of pride in hard work, kindness, gratitude, and hunting down happy accidents with students. You could hear a pin drop in the gym as I read the story, which was remarkable… Continue reading What is your why? How are you sharing it?