V is for Victory. So is IX.

V is for Victory. So is IX.

I love getting email. My inbox is always full of cool and interesting stuff… like this: V is for Victory. So is IX. from Womens Sports on Vimeo. Message: Dear GCW bloggers, Thanks for doing all that you do to inspire young women to be strong and confident!  I love the site, and I think  [Read More]

Goal Setting: When To Review

This is post #6 in the Goal Setting Series. Next: Keeping it all “In Check” In order to stay motivated to reach your goals, you must review them often.  My summary list is a useful reminder of what I have committed to achieving, but it doesn’t do anything for me if I see the same thing  [Read More]

Sarah Palin: Courageous or Crazy?

Sarah Palin Photo

I’m going to make this one short and sweet.  Surely by now, most people know who Sarah Palin is.  If you don’t, browse through wikipedia or Google for a sec and come back.  Sarah is making history and she could very well be the first female vice president in America.  Being that she is the  [Read More]

Goal Setting: Integrating Your Calendar

This is post #5 in the Goal Setting Series. Next:  When To Review Here’s where it gets tricky.  If you are like me and already have a full schedule with a job, kids and all sorts of other activities, the last thing you want to do is add more stuff to your calendar.  However, if  [Read More]

Meet Exterminator Tammy

Meet Tammy from Fort Worth, TX, who took her her passion of creating an anti-bug world and turned it into a full-time career.  Tammy jumped straight into the pest control industry right out of high school and currently, at age 34, owns her own exterminator company.  Yup, she puts on a craw suit (coveralls) and  [Read More]

Goal Setting: Creating Your Goal Sheet


This is post #4 in the Goal Setting Series. Next: Integrating Your Calendar Design Your Own Do as I say, but not as I do. Sure I’m here to help, but don’t follow me. My tastes, my lifestyle, my skills and abilities will vastly differ from yours. (And besides I’m likely to get you in  [Read More]

Goal Setting: It’s Not About Numbers

This is post #3 in the Goal Setting Series. Next: Creating Your Goal Sheet When we think of goal setting, we often picture spreadsheets, graphs and lots of number crunching. If you’ve heard about “SMART” goals, you know that “M” is for measurable. But not all goals can be measured to the letter. You can  [Read More]

Goal Setting: Timing Is Everything

This is post #2 in the Goal Setting Series. Next: It’s Not About The Numbers Goals don’t have to take all year to complete. I set yearly goals and break them down, but I sometimes have a goal that may only take 90 days to reach. You will have to be the judge of the  [Read More]

Girls Can’t Be Exterminators

exterminator promo

Spiders are my friends.  You may think that is weird, but I really don’t have any issues with bugs.  Except maybe bees, but that’s only because one stung me in my eye when I was seven and now I don’t see so well on my left side. I suppose the stereotype is that women don’t  [Read More]

Goal Setting: Start Small

Goals are incredibly important to achieving your dreams. If you don’t set any goals, how do you know where you are going and how can you gauge your progress? This is a three-part series with sub-sections. Feel free to skip to the parts that interest you. Part 1: Theory Start Small Timing is Everything It’s  [Read More]