Everything is About to Change

Everything is About to Change

By now, I’m sure you’ve seen a gazillion headlines about ChatGPT and that it will reshape entire industries. Some writers I know are worried it’s going to put us out of business. Surprisingly, I’m excited about the tool. No, I’m not using it to write content. But I...
What’s your letter of the year?

What’s your letter of the year?

Many writers and leadership coaches I follow talk about selecting “one word” to set intentions and goals for the upcoming year. I’ve tried but never landed on the “right word.” Last week in a virtual networking session, another attendee shared an approach I’d never...
Your business needs a baby horse!

Your business needs a baby horse!

I did not want a baby horse. I needed a baby horse. Here’s why you or your business (metaphorically) needs one too. It’s easy to get comfortable with the familiar. This year marks 10 years of owning Bella. She was the one who got me back into horses. She...
From the forge

From the forge

The idea for Shoeing the Modern Horse: The Horse Owner’s Guide to Farriery and Hoof Care took shape after I spent a day working in a farrier’s forge alongside Trafalgar Square Books Managing Editor Rebecca Didier. We gained an insider’s perspective on the decisions...
The value of getting curious

The value of getting curious

It’s been a hot, dry summer and seeing lush, vibrant green grass is refreshing. While a welcome relief, it nearly sent me to the emergency room. Bella and I ventured out for a walk in the woods. When we reached this patch of grass, she bucked violently and...
Focused Leadership

Focused Leadership

This is a pretty accurate depiction of my “look” when “Focus” my #2 CliftonStrength is in overdrive. Eyes laser focused, neck tensed, shoulders hunched, intent on the task ahead. It’s a key strength for me as both a business owner and...