As I got to meet and talk to groomers in all different stages in their career, it seems to me that many of us are asking very similar questions. I’d like give my thoughts on the most commonly asked questions. … More The Houston World Series of Dog Shows: My 3 Takeaways
Have you ever heard the saying, “Don’t meet your heroes because they’ll only let you down”? Well, I hate to break it to you… but it’s true. … More You are the Hero of Your Own Story!
I’ve been feeling myself pulling away lately. Withdrawing, and not really knowing why. I was unaware of why I was even feeling this way. But I think I know what’s going on now. Just like a lobster must take time to go harden it’s new shell whenever it grows, I must take some time to … More Time to go hide under a rock 🦞
Have you ever heard the saying, “Don’t meet your heroes because they’ll only let you down”? Well, I hate to break it to you, but it’s true. But I believe the opposite. I believe that we should meet our heroes. For the same reason. So that we do get let down. Because the moment after … More There is No Hero Coming to Save You
This idea hit me after watching a YouTube video of the 2015 Toastmasters World Champion, Mohammed Qahtani: The Power of Words- https://youtu.be/Iqq1roF4C8s When he received the award at the end of the video, the audience erupted in applause!! 👏 They clapped and cheered so loud it sounded like some of them were roaring! I suddenly … More Do It For Impact, Not Approval
I’d like to share 3 steps that I use to help cope with the guilt and emotional turmoil that most groomers experience when a dog dies or is injured during or after a groom. I call it the 3 A’s: 1)Acceptance 2)Ask better ?’s 3)Action https://youtu.be/wgZVvLbqo6I
We are all born with something very special inside of us. I call it the light. We all have it inside of us. I want to encourage you to keep shining your light. Even if others have convinced you that your light is wrong. It’s the wrong color. It’s the wrong shape. It’s not bright … More This Little Light of Mine