I wrote this essay in the days following the Pulse Tragedy, which struck the heart of my community a year ago. I was unable to post it before now. It was just too soon. Bloody Sunday. Shout the headlines. Blood Donors. Snake around the block throughout town. Blood Everywhere. Survivors repeat, over and over. Pulse. … More A Pulse Epilogue
Chris Guillebeau is one of the few people I actually follow in the business world. I admire his authentic style, action orientation and the way he gathers people together. He just launched this new podcast on side hustles which swept to the top of the charts, debuting at #2 on iTunes, beating This American … More Spiral Spectrum featured in “Side Hustle School”
I wish I had access to an interview like this when I became a mom, six years into being an entrepreneur. While there are lots of good gems in here for everyone, our entrepreneurial mama’s in particular deserve a listen! Tune in to the whole episode right here for insights into disrupting power (because that’s … More This “Mompreneur” is featured on “Dear Rockstar”
I’ve declared 2017 the Year of Beautiful Resistance. Here are some of my personal favorite tools and techniques to inform, inspire and act – with a emphasis on what business owners or those in leadership can do. What Works? Building the New Paradigm Subscribe to my two favorite publications, Conscious Company & Yes! Magazine. When that dark pall fell across the … More 2017 is the Year of “Beautiful Resistance”
Now is the time to take a STRONG STAND ON THE SIDE OF LOVE and I am incredibly PROUD that the majority of our local & independent business community are already on it. Here are three ways you can stand in SOLIDARITY with our LGBTQ community: Restaurant Owners: Let’s start a LOVE salad culinary trend in Orlando (and … More Love Served Here: A Call to Orlando Business Owners
For women entrepreneurs desiring a more intimate coaching environment, I am offering a six week mastermind facilitated Collective Coaching Circle. If you want to know more about me, please read my bio and check my linked in resume. This allows for very specific and focused conversation, brainstorming and connection to resources that will save you precious time (and money) while … More Collective Coaching Circle
I am incredibly grateful to reflect back on this past year at the treasure trove of guests I’ve welcomed to Front Porch Radio to share their wisdom, insights and talent. 2015 was a wonderful year for this program. In April, FPR was featured in Winter Park Magazine and the summer heat kept me inside revamping the branding & website, … More A retrospect of Front Porch Radio in 2015
There are three things I know: Magic happens when women gather. Revolutions begin in our living rooms. Always. I’m BLESSED to know a totally diverse cross-section of bad ass women (yes, YOU) with skilled smarts & bold hearts. You MUST meet each other. Like, immediately. We can’t wait a moment longer to share stories and swap some hard earned wisdom. … More Wilder Moon Sessions for Women Entreprenuers
Julie’s exit from Dandelion in May 2015 made headlines, after a decade of building a community ethos and cultivating the localist revival as an early architect of the movement. Her original announcement can be read here. Here is a roundup of those responses, click the images for the full article: Also announced in The Bungalower here.
Dear Community, It is with a light and liberated heart that I share the news that I am no longer an owner of Dandelion Communitea Cafe, having recently signed a settlement. The settlement stopped the lawsuit to dissolve the business. The incredible place I infused with so much of my heart, soul and essence will continue on to feed … More Fare-thee-well, Dandelion! This lil seed flies free, where she lands….