The Flavors of Italy – our weeks in Italy

trevi fountain in rome

The Flavors of Italy Our time in Italy started in Rome. We stayed in this small, quintessential, Roman apartment. It looked out into the courtyard where we could see other apartment windows, some open, some shuttered. For our week… it was perfect. One night I could hear a women singing from her apartment, another night…

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The textures of Turkey – my 2 weeks in Turkey experience

Stepping into our 2 weeks in Turkey I didn’t know what to expect. From the pictures I’d seen I knew it would like a mixture of Utah’s terrain and a step back in time. The history that has taken place in Turkey is so deep, and there is so much you can see up close.…

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The Treasures of Egypt – our travel experience

noelle at sakkara pyramid

The treasures of Egypt travel; I can’t wait to share our experience with you:   I sit at our hotel pool, legs crossed on a lounge chair. To my left is a group in their 20’s. They are playing in the pool, having fun. The lifeguard warns them to be careful, I believe they are…

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The gifts of Dubai

dubai museum of the future

My feet are throbbing, I can feel a blister forming. I’m determined to not let it slow me down though as we continue our way through the Dubai Expo 2020.  The expo is a neighborhood size even full of pavilions from countries all over the world. It features a celebration of one another’s cultures, foods,…

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5 tips to prep for a sabbatical from your work or business

Are you feeling burnt out? Needing a change? Could a strategic sabbatical help?   Here is how I knew that it was time for me to take a break and replenish my soul: I’ve been a working artist for over 25 years. I sold my first piece of artwork 30 years ago exactly, while I…

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Do this right now to calm your thoughts and better your life.

This video lists out a few things you can do right now that will create an immediate energy shift, calm your mind, and help you rid your life of toxic people and things.     If you like this video I’d be honored if you shared it.

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How to make money at your craft – before you’re an expert

It’s hard to always wait to make money until we are an expert at something. What about when you have done a craft for years and then start a new style? I’ve got lots of ideas for you to maintaing integrity, be honest with your audience, and also make money while you’re still learning. Here…

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What if I don’t know what my dreams are?

What if I don’t know what my dreams are? If you have thought that, you aren’t alone. In this video I share my thoughts on this, and what are some tips to start moving towards that, as well as how my course can help you get clear about them.   I created this Dare to…

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Why knowing your dreams can make your life better.

dare to dream

Talking about dreams is such a vast topic. It’s easy to not feel a connection to such a broad concept. Getting clear about knowing my dreams has helped me attract more joy, allowed new paths to show up for me, and created a calm. I want this for you too. Watch this video and it…

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Dare to Dream – new ecourse is now open

This week we found out about a childhood friend of my daughter, an old neighbor, who has stage four cancer. I choked back tears as my daughter told me about him… After we talked about our hopes and prayers for him, as we finished our call what I found myself saying to her, “Life is…

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