Doughnuts, Diversity, Delight and Danger in Portland Oregon

Why in the world would one travel to Portland, Oregon to talk about racism when Oregon has been dubbed the South of the North and Portland the whitest city in the United States? That was the question I asked myself when I stepped off the plane and entered the airport. Whiteness was everywhere. I saw…

Expect the Unexpected

Give me a microphone and you have given me the key to my soul gift. I’m always grateful and thrilled to be asked to speak… especially at women’s conferences. Last week I had the h… Source: Expect the Unexpected

Expect the Unexpected

Give me a microphone and you have given me the key to my soul gift. I’m always grateful and thrilled to be asked to speak… especially at women’s conferences. Last week I had the honor and privilege to speak at the Women In Financial Services [WIFS] Conference in Lombard, Illinois. Every time I travel to…

Omaha Nebraska: Home of Catriceology’s Do The Damn Thing Experience

If you’ve never DONE THE DAMN THING – It’s time you do! Omaha, Nebraska – A hidden gem in middle America where women come together for a weekend of inspiration, elevation and transformation! Yes… there’s more than corn fields and cows in Nebraska! Omaha is the home of one of the most uplifting personal development…

When Mid-Life Grabs You By the Throat – You Listen!

I SAID YES TO MY DESTINY Midlife has a way of reminding you that there is greater, meaningful and important work for you to do in the world. – It snatches you by the throat and takes your breath away momentarily to remind you that your breaths are numbered. Midlife is a marvelous and monumental…

How You Can BANK On Your Words

What if you could turn your love for writing into a lucrative language people long for? Words have power and if used right they are profitable! Before I share about the power of linguistics… let me remind you of this… Someone right now is searching for your brilliance. You KNOW things, lots of things that…

Boston Here I Come Baby!

It feels so good to speak it, name it, claim it and experience it! Experiencing Boston, MA has been on my list for a long time. I wanted to see and explore the history of the city and be amongst the locals especially in the North End which I had heard so much about. When…

Battle of the Brands in Bean Town

Sometimes I think my soul is Italian. For the past 20 years or so, I’ve been attracted to the culture, food and lifestyle of of Italy. I haven’t been there yet, but it’s at the top of my list for international travel. I’m not sure where this attraction stems from, but, it’s there and strongly….

When I Feel Most Alive…

There’s nothing like feeling completely ALIVE inside! Many people search for that aliveness and never find it. I’m blessed to know exactly what makes me feel most alive inside and two of the experiences that top my list of “aliveness” are speaking and traveling. And when I get to travel to speak my soul is on…