My true passion is in helping women of a ‘certain age’ find the joy, clarity and direction to move forward, to live life out loud, to be the doyenne of your life! We’ve come too far to take a back seat now. I do believe it’s time to refine how we live our lives, time to redefine 50’, and 60’s and 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and even 100’s!
Maybe you were passionate about art, you had a creative streak you want to re-explore. Perhaps you always held onto the idea of having your own business, moving to a new location, becoming a chef . . .
Now is the time to allow those dreams to become reality - there’s nothing to stop you. And if you need a little clarity, some support along the way - I’d love to work with you.
Never let it be said that to dream is a waste of one’s time. For dreams are our reality in waiting. In dreams we plant the seeds of our future.
Below are a few areas for coaching and while there are many others, coaching is really a unique and personal journey. I’d love to set up a 20 minute complimentary call to explore how we can work together.
Here are a few ways we can work together.
When you need to get clarity, focus and next steps for a particular issue. This 75 minute session is especially useful for times when you’re feeling stuck, overwhelmed and unclear about how to move forward on a specific situation. You’ll get clarity, define goals, and set up an Action plan - but most of all, you’ll be heard.
4/6/12 Month Packages
Includes one hour, bi-weekly private coaching calls and email support. These session are for the woman who is motivated to make changes. They are personalized around your needs - your vision and your purpose. We’ll discover, cultivate and refine your goals so that you have focus and clarity. You’ll learn more about yourself and how you show up in the world. You’ll be able to prioritize, take action and — enjoy the process along the way.
These packages include email support and motivational inspirations along the way.
What You Can Expect
A safe space with honest, open communications. You can expect to be seen and heard in an authentic and powerful way. You’ll receive support and encouragement every step of the way. Valuable tools and insights to help you gain clarity, focus and confidence to move forward with a life of intention.
Packages start at $275.
I have over 25 years of experience working with women in a variety of businesses and for the last 15 years as a portrait photographer working exclusively with women. Through photography I’ve had the pleasure of seeing women transform in front of the camera. It’s a very empowering experience for a woman to step in front of the camera and own her beauty and vulnerability - sometimes, truly seeing it for the first time.
Working with ‘women of a certain age’ as a Certified, Whole Person Professional Coach (WPPC) I believe in the same transformative, empowering experience. I have a collaborative style of coaching where together we’ll work on finding your clarity, focus and purpose.
You have come so far in life - it’s not at all time to take a back seat. Become the ‘doyenne’ of your life. Live your life out load!
A listing of some favorite authors, poets and teachers that I hope will provide you with inspiration.
Poet, author and internationally acclaimed speaker, David Whyte writes and speaks with depth and emotion often getting to the deep, dark places we might otherwise choose to ignore. I’ve heard him speak on several occasions and to say he is captivating barely touches the surface. His site is rich with his poetry, books and other offerings.
A Pulitzer Prize winning American Poet, Mary Oliver’s poetry speaks to the depth and breadth of what it is like to be human. Probably one of her most famous lines in which she asks so little and asks so much:
“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?”.
The linked site is a wonderful collection of her poetry and quotes.
American poet, singer, memoirist, and civil rights activist, Maya Angelou is truly gifted. One of her most famous books, I Know Why The Caged Birds Sing is a memoir that speaks of her experiences of longing, bigotry and the beauty of life. The linked site is a tribute to her and her remarkable life and stories.
An American Tibetan Buddhist and ordained nun, Pema Chodron is a prolific author and teacher. I have followed her teachings for many years and have been honored on several occasions to attend her workshops. To me, one of the many gifts she brings is in making the teachings readily and easily understandable. She writes with a great deal of humor and heart. The linked site is filled with articles, videos and an events calendar along with a store where her many books and CDs are available.
A virtual treasure trove of articles, courses, events and videos spanning Buddhism, Mindfulness, Meditation, Health & Wellness, Yoga, Psychology & Personal Growth and so much more.