Pet Women Weekly – I couldn’t be more sincere!

Dear  Pet Lover, My mastermind buddy Kevin, the last time we were together, mentioned something I’ve mulled over quite a bit. He said, “Shawna, you are the only person I know who can tell so many different people you adore them, and mean it completely every time.” I asked, “What are you trying to tell […]

Pet Women Weekly – Red, White and Booze

Dear Pet Lover, What’s Your Tradition?   Yesterday, on the 4th of July you would have found me in a camp chair alongside the road in St. Paul, Oregon for a good old fashioned small town parade. You can’t get more American than that in my mind. Horses, farm machinery, all the rodeo queens from […]

Pet Women Weekly – Are You Rightsizing Your Life?

Dear Pet Lover, How do you keep things in order?  It’s the end of May – 5 months flew by in 2017 and now it’s spring and some people do spring cleaning, how about you?  The 3rd virtue from Benjamin’s 13 Virtues is about order. And what is order expect this – from Benjamin: Order: […]

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! Question everything?

Dear Pet Lover, Question everything?  What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself… Are you asking yourself good questions? Do the questions you ask – begin with how or why? (How is better.) A favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “It is not every question which deserves an answer.” ~Publilius Syrus (Roman author, 1st century B.C.)     […]

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! Are you taking care of you?

Dear Pet Lover, Are you taking care of you? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself… Are you taking good care of the body you have? What can you do to be nicer to yourself this week? A favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best […]

Pet Women Weekly – Will You Practice Self-Restraint?

Dear Pet Lover, It’s a Temperance Week! We are embarking on Benjamin Franklin’s 13 Virtues for the accountability group I lead, Monday through Friday at 5:15 AM – yes, you read that right, 5:15 AM. One reason these leaders get up so early is because they seek to accomplish more, become more, experience more than […]

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! Are you playing it too safe?

Dear Pet Lover, Are you playing it too safe? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself… Is it really always better to be safe than sorry? Are you playing something too safe and how can you think about it differently? A favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “After all these years, I am still involved in […]

Pet Women Weekly – How to Maximize Your Energy!

Dear Pet Lover, Energy is Invisible Determination Here is a quote I dig from Sir Thomas Buxton:    Now, the quote is old, so using the word, MAN is understandable – however, think in terms of Human please so it connects to your core.  When he mentions, invisible determination, a purpose once formed and then […]

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! Where do you live from?

  Dear Pet Lover, Where do you live from? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself…   Do you live from the inside out or the outside in? Which place seems most important?  A favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “Every man is the painter and sculptor of his own life ~ St. John Chrysostom Women in the […]

Monday Mindset: Start your week off well! Are you an action taker?

Dear Pet Lover, Are you an action taker? What is your intention for the week? Ask yourself…   Are you living a life of action or reaction? What steps (actions) can you take this week toward your goal? A favorite Mind-Setting Quote: “Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought.” ~ Henri […]