Archive for the Brene Brown Category

Daring Greatly at CBRE Women’s Network Regional Conference

Daring Greatly at CBRE Women’s Network Regional Conference

Hello Everyone!! The leaves are so beautiful right now and there is an autumn chill in the air; change is always happening! For many of us; change is difficult we like things to be predictable; yet the things that bring us joy usually come from something that

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A New Workshop Coming Soon! “Braving the Wilderness”

A New Workshop Coming Soon! “Braving the Wilderness”

Dr. Brené Brown’s new book is called “Braving the Wilderness: The Quest for True Belonging and the Courage to Stand Alone” We are in a culture of perfectionism and pleasing, and while our ability to respect differences is eroding, it is easy to stay quiet, or try to

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Are You Curious About What’s Happening This Fall?

Are You Curious About What’s Happening This Fall?

Wow!!! Where did the summer go? I am amazed and shocked about how fast time flies, but it was even more evident for me this year by having my two adult children home for the past three months. This changed my life in many ways; my empty

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Book Review: Rising Strong: The Reckoning, The Rumble. The Revolution.

Book Review: Rising Strong: The Reckoning, The Rumble. The Revolution.

A new book: “Rising Strong: The Reckoning, The Rumble. The Revolution.“Dr. Brené Brown, PhD, LMSW Guess what?  I am so excited to announce that Dr.Brené Brown has a new book coming out and she sent them to all of her certified facilitators before it is released in

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SIS Slumber Party (with Shawn Ireland)

SIS Slumber Party (with Shawn Ireland)

The women who have participated in Maria’s Wholehearted Workshops had a fantastic time at the SIS Slumber Party that was held last weekend at the Sheraton at Capital Square! We all know how to have a lot of fun together – AND grow whole heartedly – which

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Whole Hearted Living in 2015

Whole Hearted Living in 2015

My wish to you this time of year is that you take some time to reflect on the goodness of your previous year, and then look forward to 2015.   Too often we think only about the things we want to change in the future instead of

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What do you REALLY want for the holidays?

What do you REALLY want for the holidays?

If we were honest with ourselves I believe what most people want for the holidays is to take a break from the usual holiday expectations and just enjoy time to relax with family and friends. Unfortunately, most of us might feel that our “To Do List” is running

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Dr. Brené Brown and The Daring Way

As I was doing my workshops last year I was incorporating so many of Dr. Brené Brown’s methods that center around courage, vulnerability, shame and worthiness, that I decided to apply to become certified with her “Daring Way ™Certification Program.” I feel that the best part about incorporating these

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Daring Way Certification Conference with Brene Brown

The certification conference will be held in San Antonio, Texas next week and I am thrilled to be chosen as a perspective Certified Daring Way Facilitator.

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