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Sharing YOUR Story

Hi There! I’m coming off of a mountain top kind of week after an incredible speaking event in Florida for Keller Williams. The uplifting experience couldn’t have come at a better time. Prior to last week, I’d received some harsh criticism on social media and was feeling a little discouraged. As strong as I may… Read more »

Fresh Start

I love the excitement and anticipation of beginning something new, whether it be a new goal or a new habit. George Eliot said it best when she said, “It is never too late to be what you might have been.” That’s exactly why I love a fresh start! In junior high I remember going on… Read more »

The Time is NOW

Hi There! I don’t know about you, but this time a year is pure madness for me. From getting gifts for loved ones, shipping books (YAY!), holiday parties and events for my daughter, Ellie, getting organized financially and at home before the New Year, as well as creating a plan of action for 2016—I haven’t… Read more »

Being Heard

A picture of the bracelets on the Bailey's hand

“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” – Anais Nin  Hi Ya! Have you ever been afraid to fully be yourself and show the world who you really are? I sure have. I can remember two years ago, on… Read more »

Begin with the End

A view of the bailey holding the book A gray faith by Andrew B Heard

Hi There! A couple of weeks ago, I was listening to an impactful book called, The One Thing, by Gary Keller. In the book, Keller talks about polling people who were at the end of their lives and asking them what a life worth living meant to them. Practically everyone said, “Live your life to… Read more »

Little Interruptions

Bailey holding her pet dog and meditating

Hi There! I’m curious. Have you ever made a decision to stick to a plan and then a few days into implementing your action steps for the plan, something interrupts and distracts you from it? This happens to me all the time and while I find it extremely frustrating, I’m shifting how I react to… Read more »

Loving Those Who’ve Lost

A view of the bailey and her friends sitting at the lake

Hi There! I just got back from an incredible weekend in Cuero, TX. I can remember just a short year ago driving into Cuero and feeling overwhelmed by the loss of my husband, Andrew. Everything about Cuero reminded me of him. I remember having a breakdown walking through Andrew’s parent’s house, where we lived and… Read more »

Then There Were Three

A picture of Ellie Hugging her dog Killer

(If you can’t tell she’s pretty stinkin happy) (Ellie loves her new cuddle buddy) Hello There! We’ve had some thrilling things going on in the Heard household over the last week. First off, you can end the petition for Ellie to get a dog, because surprise to both you and me, my parents bought her… Read more »

I Forgive Me

An old picture of the bailey with her husband Andrew B. Heard

 (Me and my lil bro in San Diego 2014) Hi Friends! Have you ever gotten stuck replaying poor choices you’ve made over and over in your head? You can’t seem to shake the images or your own interpretations of what happened. The things you’re telling yourself about those choices borders on verbal self-abuse. You’re so… Read more »

I Still Get Jealous

A black and white picture of bailey holding Ellie on her shoulder

Hi There! I have a confession: I still get jealous. Especially lately, the green monster of jealousy has been rearing its ugly head. First, let me back this train up before I dive in. Seven years ago I was the pioneer for my friends in regards to marriage. I lead the way, learned a lot… Read more »