Beauty / empowerment / Inspiration / Interview Series / journey / Stories On September 20, 2017

Jaclyn Quit Her Job At 23 To Travel The World: learn what fuels this confident beauty’s adventurous spirit.

Last week, I picked the brain of my blonde-as-an-angel friend Jaclyn over lattes in Saint Paul. She’s THE most confident co-worker I ever worked with, which is mind-blowing considering she was only 19 when I first met her! A couple years into her career as a hair color specialist, Jaclyn made a life-changing decision: she quit her career, bought a…

authenticity / boundaries / compassion / empathy / Hair / Inspiration / perception / Stories On May 21, 2017

I Got Chic-Fil-A’d: The Day I Forgot Everyone Has A Story

I Got Chic-Fil-A’d: The Day I Forgot Everyone Has A Story I completely misjudged a client a few months ago, and all I could think of afterwards was: how do I get my foot out of my mouth, and holy crap, I just got Chic-Fil-A’d. Let me explain. 10+ years in the salon business has taught me countless life lessons….

career stability / Coaching / empowerment / Inspiration / Stories On May 4, 2017

My Career Saved My Life: Career Stability Can Change The World, One Woman At A Time

My Career Saved My Life Last week, I had the honor of doing hair and make-up for a woman speaker at the Dress For Success Twin Cities Luncheon and her story quickly and unexpectedly tugged at my heart and moved me to tears.   But not for the reasons one might expect. It wasn’t this woman’s struggles that moved me…

Beauty / empowerment / Inspiration / Stories / Uncategorized On February 9, 2017

EMpowerment through BEAUty

“If we could change ourselves, the tendencies in the world would also change. As a man changes his own nature, so does the attitude of the world change towards him. … We need not wait to see what others do.” ~Ghandi IF we desire a more beautiful, connected, creative, loving world – be that ourselves. In that way we shine…