School or No School?

Go back to school? Don’t go back to school? I don’t have the answer. Teachers are being thrown like cannon fodder onto the front lines. Parents are desperate to alleviate the burden of unplanned and untrained homeschooling and are torn between normalcy for their kids, battling within between economic stability of being able to actually

2020-07-29T13:24:13-04:00By |Blog|

Putting On Pantyhose

I put on a pair of pantyhose twenty years ago.  It was nineteen years before I’d wear another pair. When my last company was about five years old, I got the call of most entrepreneurs’ dreams. “Laura, we’ve been watching you, and we like what you are doing, and we’d like to know if you’d

2020-07-29T13:05:58-04:00By |Blog|

I Am the Problem

My business tanked because of COVID-19. But it wasn’t COVID-19’s fault. For the past two months, I’ve complained, whined, and cried to anyone who would listen that COVID-19 is the problem. COVID-19 is stopping me from running my business. COVID-19 is not letting me get on planes and stages. COVID-19 is getting in between me

2020-07-14T13:14:16-04:00By |Blog|

Stage Left is My Jam

I make my living center stage, but if I’m being totally honest, I’d much rather be stage left. In March, the business I spent the past four years building vanished into a germ cloud of coronavirus.  This doesn’t make me special.  It happened to a lot of us, in lots of businesses, all over the

2020-07-08T12:41:22-04:00By |Blog|

Cher Knows the Way

We’re all feeling a little lost right now, aren’t we? Last night I was thinking about all the travel I’m not going to get to do this year, and about all the travel that I loved doing last year.  One trip, in particular, stood out for me: a family trip to the American Southwest that

2020-06-26T11:53:40-04:00By |Blog|

Janelle Monae all Dae

Confidence, power, brilliance. I could look at Janelle Monae all dae in her limitless yellow. ⁣ "Embrace what makes you unique, even if it makes others uncomfortable. I didn't have to become perfect because I've learned throughout my journey that perfection is the enemy of greatness."— Janelle Monae⁣ ⁣ How many times have you stopped

2020-06-26T11:53:35-04:00By |Blog|