Welcome to my blog! I’m so excited that you are here! You see, I stopped blogging over two years ago. One day, my blog site just went totally wonky and I just gave up on it.
To tell the truth, it was a good thing that my blog did go wonky because my life and my purpose were wonky. I needed to figure out who I was and what I wanted.
So I did. I’ll tell you how I did in a minute but first, let me give you a bit of backstory here:
I was a professional organizer for 12 years. I loved what I did for many years but toward the end of that time, I started feeling like I wanted to do something different. I took coach training through Coach Approach for Organizers. I earned a Certificate in Life & ADHD coaching. Then I didn’t do anything with it. I kept working as an organizer. I kept asking myself, each day, “so what do you want to do? Organize or coach or a combination of both?” It was a confusing time. What made it worse was not making a decision. So one day, I had a long talk with myself and made a choice. My heart and my head both told me to coach. So in November of 2017, I did a hard stop with organizing and jumped into coaching.
Looking back on how I made my decision, how I got out of the land of indecision, there was a path. What I discovered when I wrote down the steps, was that I had taken this path many times before in my life when I was at a crossroads. I realized what I had was a path that could help others in the same situation. You can download your very own guide here. Once I took the first step, acknowledging that I needed to change, the remaining 4 steps came very easily.
One of the big ah-ha’s that I had as I was taking this journey was not isolating myself. So this time, with this blog, I have support. First, I never would have begun this blog without a very good friend of mine, (you know who you are) who encouraged me to begin blogging again. I also have a wonderful virtual assistant who will be here to support me. I get to write from the heart and my VA will post it for me (so I don’t have to pull my hair out with the technical stuff).
In this blog, I’m going to write about living your life on purpose. That can mean many different things to many people. To me it means living life mindfully, with adventure and with those around me that I love.
With this blog, I would love to connect with individuals that are at a crossroads in life. Unsure of who they are, what they want and what their next step will be. If this sounds like you, then you are in the right place. If it doesn’t sound like you, but you know someone who right now is at a crossroads, would you share my blog with them? I am hoping to pass along some inspiration, hope and if I’m really successful, to be able to start them on their own path.
I’m so happy you are here. When we are connected to one another, great things happen.
❤️ Coach Wendy
I’m really exited for your upcoming posts!
All the best..amazing initiative!
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Thank you so much. I love what you have to say. I’m also a book lover.
Congratulations! Support and a plan make everything easier. I like the word “crossroads”. When I was stuck and making my decision about whether to finally jump from my IT career into my personal history/memoirist career, I focused on a Bible verse that referenced “the crossroads”. It’s become my guiding mantra for my personal and professional development. Thanks for sharing. I look forward to learning more from you!
Thank you Michelle and congratulations on making the jump!
“The land of indecision”… I’ve heard of that as – not making a decision is a decision!
Kudos to you for recognizing this for yourself and now sharing the process with others. I’m looking forward to reading your insights!
Thank you Elda. Yes indeed, not making a decision is in fact a decision.
Congratulations!! I loved your statement about the hardest part being the indecision. That too has been my experience. The waffling back and forth. The uncertainty! I’m glad you’ve found your path forward!
Thank you for your kind words, Jess!