Mindset: It’s A Terrible Thing To Waste

Mindset: Getting Over The Negative Voice In Your Head And The Voices Of Others Mindset is such a terrible thing to waste: waste time on not believing you are good enough, pretty enough ________ fill-in-the-blank enough. I decided to do a video for today’s blog to share some of the tools I use when I start thinking I’m not “fill-in-the-blank enough”, how basement/balcony people fill our minds (bad or good) and how to move forward with your dreams DESPITE what…

The Recovering Non-Saver’s Savings Plan Jumpstart

Want to be a Recovering Non-Saver and Start a Savings Plan? My name is Mary, a recovering non-saver and next month I am going to be doing a “Recovering Non-Saver’s Savings Plan Jumpstart. Not saving money has been a bad habit of mine for a long time and I am working to change it. If you are in the same boat and want to change the bad habit to a good one, one where you have spare change in your…

Can’t: You Can’t Let It Define You

Don’t let people spoil your motivation and tell you you can’t do something.  If you want to set your sights on something then dammit, do it. I have let others spoil some of the things I have done, or wanted to do, just because I listened to their negativism!  Good example: Some of you know I raced sled dogs for many years. (more like: holy sxxt 35 years!!).  I had two major goals I wanted to accomplish during those years. One;…

Motivational Speaker Mary Black

Mary’s Public Motivational Speaker Portfolio: Don’t Let Go – What My Sled Dogs Taught Me  If you are looking for something different for your next employee meeting or corporate event, Motivational Speaker Mary Black might be your gal! She serves up an engaging, inspiring and humorous public speaking presentation about living a purpose-driven life by doing…

5 Steps To Remove Drama From Your Life

Don’t get me wrong, I love drama, as long as it’s in a movie I’m watching. In my personal life, I try to stay as far away from it I can. A few months back I created the graphic below in response to all the people on Facebook posting a LOT of drama on Facebook. I used to feel like drama was following me and guess what? I used to be one of the people saying to myself things like…