Pay if forward for continued success – Meet Kim (31/52.2)

Meet Kim: In her own words – ©Amy Boyle Photography 2020 “I didn’t grow up with a lot of money but I was fortunate enough to have an extended family that wanted to help me succeed. My grandmother would give me $100 here or there to help me put myself through college. My aunt Audrey, […]

Stay at home… My birthday mantra – Meet Suzanne (30/52.2)

Meet Suzanne: In her own words – “What would I tell my 52-year-old self? “Stay at home.” That’s the phrase I’ll remember forever as the mantra from my 52nd birthday, since it occurred just last week in the midst of the Corona virus. And while it is literally true of this moment in my life, […]

Sign, sign, everywhere a sign – You are beautiful, yes you!

Bringing you some Monday Motivation in this uncertain continuation of #shelterinplace in Chicago. Today’s topic: YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL! Let that sink in and hopefully bring a smile to your face. I had the good fortune to meet Matthew Hoffman, the artist behind the #yabsticker and tour his studio last December. If you haven’t seen this […]

My life’s test – Meet Teddie 22 of 52 Phenomenal Women (Year 2)

Meet Teddie: In her own words: “I tested positive for BRCA2, a breast cancer gene, then my doctor found a small tumor in my Fallopian tube, hiding quietly. I suddenly felt I was on a speeding train running off the tracks heading directly towards complete disaster.  This was instantly my life’s test, when you’re required […]

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Find your JOY – Meet Tracee 21 of 52 Phenomenal Women (Year 2)

Meet Tracee: In her own words: “JOY is your birthright. PAUSE. Notice what happened in your body when you read that first sentence. You might have felt a HECK YES!!! Or something more like I DON’T BUY IT! Both of those reactions are valid. Our life experiences give us so much feedback about what it […]