Tag: Lady Gaga

3 Myths About Introverts

“Introvert” tends to bring up an image of a shy person in a corner, or an insecure person at home alone.  But over the years I have learned that introversion isn’t about shyness or insecurity, it’s about where and how you derive your energy. Extroverts tend to get their energy from outside stimulation, and introverts... Read more »

Excellence, for all of us

Extensive Olympics coverage = me hearing the word “excellence” over and over again throughout the day. It’s such a powerful word filled with so much promise. But it can make me cringe, too – only because it carries an air of unattainability; potentially feeling too big or out of reach. No, it is not every... Read more »

The Red Tour in Chicago: Why I appreciate Taylor Swift

Taylor’s music has been a staple in our house for years. Watching her sing Mean at the Grammy’s (and then watching it again and again through the wonders of TiVo) led to downloading Our Song, You Belong with Me, and then eventually entire albums and live performances. And while I occasionally need a break, I... Read more »