Gems from Paradise--connecting women with themselves and their worlds

Your Feedback: The More I Learn, the Less I Know

Feedback: Important for connection
People crave connection, yet if we don't communicate clearly with information that's relevant to each other's lives, then connections are lost rather than made. I don't want to assume I know what interests you as I want to us all to learn, so connect; let me know what excites you in the worlds of jewellery and design.

How Overthinking Got Me Stuck in Traffic

How Overthinking Got Me Stuck in Traffic
Have you ever been stuck? Maybe you're doing the same thing over and over again, and you feel as if you're not moving forward. Maybe you're going against your training or your gut. Maybe it's fear keeping you stuck or maybe you're simply overthinking whatever it is you're doing! This is what led me to being stuck in traffic and made me realize it was a metaphor for my life!

How Nike Got It Right

How Nike Got It Right
"Just Do It!" Nike is onto something there. These words have become ever so powerful and now I'm applying them to my own life. I'm taking on the mantle this year to simply get stuff done, even if I am a bit late to the game. A dream or goal without execution will remain unfulfilled. Often what stops us from moving forward are those false beliefs we hold. Join me as I kick them to the curb in order to better serve you!

The Miracle Worker

The Miracle Worker

Have you ever been deeply moved by a work of art? I have. The movie, The Miracle Worker, was about two people magically connecting. We saw them learn from each other, grow together, and help improve each other’s lives forever. The things and people we connect with make us who we are, and ignite in us an energy of confidence, power, and identity. Let the world see you!