The Domino Effect of Decisions

In talking with women, I find over and over how one decision at one point in life led to an unexpected experience, which led to an opportunity, which led to a better opportunity, which led to joy and contribution they had never imagined. Have you experienced that? For an example, let’s talk swimsuits (stay with…

What do Adele, Natalie Portman, and Myself Have in Common?

Okay, quick, what is the bestselling album of all time? Don’t know? Me neither. Does it matter? Exactly. Reading this article on Adele, I was incredulous that she and other celebrity women were being criticized for saying their most fulfilling role in life has been motherhood (and not a bestselling album). Apparently, Natalie Portman caused…

It’s Your Lucky Day!

Watch Connie talk about “Finding and Fostering Female Friendship” on Studio 5 with Brooke Walker, or read it on www.KSL.com! Okay, ladies, it’s your LUCKY DAY! Win a FREE Back to Basics 1st Quarter monthly program (for you or someone you gift it to), a $400 value!  Enter to win below…   Our B2B Complete…

The Power and Influence of Female Friendship

I’ve been thinking about the vital need for and blessing of female friendship lately. In fact, one of my favorite poems about friends is from Robert Frost. It’s tucked in a strip of fabric ribbon on my Love Board. And although I empty my board at the start of each new year to allow for…

Ready for a boost?

Enjoy Connie’s Studio 5 segment, live at 11 a.m. today on Channel 5: “Staying Connected to Your Young Adult Children” Feeling burned out or less than? Want to get BETTER BALANCE and MORE LIFE FULFILLMENT?  Join us for our next Jumpstart class to learn the tips and techniques for clarity, balance, and boundaries. TODAY ONLY,…

My answer to, What do you do when…

I love when this happens. Over the weekend a lovely gal responded to one of my posts with a pertinent question. Here is the post: “My children used to think I was like the Energizer bunny—I could keep going, and going, and going … It was my fault because I proved it daily by being…

STUDIO 5 Today-“Go-to Mom Books” and FREE PROMO!

  *SCROLL DOWN for my TOP 10 Mom Books! Check out my Studio 5 segment today on “Got the top Go-to Mom Books?” Brooke and I have a fabulous list of top mom-help and mom-comfort books to get through tough times and find the right solutions for your family. Live on Thursday at 11 a.m….

We did it! Real change with simple tools!

Last week we started our first evening of the monthly Back to Basics mentoring program. Wow. The stories from the women and how they found the program were inspiring. The two hours spent together discussing Holy Habits and Create a Life Plan were enlightening. And each of us left rejuvenated and ready for the week…

Thx for FAB class​!​/Back to Basics​ for You​

​I’ve got 4 Major Things for you today! Studio 5 viewers can skip to #3! First, THANK YOU all for sharing with me a truly fantastic evening together! I was overwhelmed by the goodness of you women, over 70 of you! And all of the women streaming from their homes from around the state and even in Europe. From…

CLASS TONIGHT! Don’t miss the fab and fun!

IT’S FINALLY HERE!  Join us tonight for a kickin’ kickoff to the new year with learning, laughter, and lots of fabulous tools. I’m BEYOND excited about this evening! Make this the year you do and become more of what you truly desire, connect with other like-minded women, and see how you positively influence others. At “Back…

Ready for change? Back to Basics Tip #1

Back to Basics Tip #1: Create a space for good. You’ve likely had ups and downs, and memorable experiences this past year. And now, you’ve got 12 fresh sparkling months ahead of you. How do you make the most of them? Start by clearing some space. Get rid of emotional or physical obstacles that will…

Girls Night Out Class to Jumpstart Change in 2016!

Over the past months I’ve felt a personal shift, but wasn’t able to define what that really meant, or what it looked like. During that time, I had a great number of conversations with women who were feeling a similar shift and difficulty defining it. As I’ve explored what this has meant, I’ve been utterly…

Are you a woman ready for real change?

Join us for a fabulous new Back to Basics Jumpstart! class, and kick off 2016 with clarity, purpose, and connection. I’ll share time-tested truths and emotional realities to make lasting change. And you’ll begin to create your 3-step Life Plan to use all year. Learn, laugh, and move to the next fabulous level of your life! Mark January 5th,…

Your VIP Peek at my New Program! Great Last min. Gift

[THANK YOU to all who made my 50th Birthday a capstone of 50 days of learning and loving. It was beyond what I had hoped for! I express my deep gratitude for joining me in this joyful journey and sharing pieces of your own. Keep journeying ~ Hugs, Connie] Are you ready for 2016? Okay,…

Are you a real woman ready for real change?

Are you a real woman ready for real change? Join us for a fabulous new Back to Basics class to kick off 2016 with clarity, purpose, and connection. I’ll be sharing the scientific facts and emotional truths about making a lasting change. You’ll learn how to put wise energy into what works to get results….

Grateful for 5Fs…

50 Days to 50 Day 48: Grateful for 5 Fs As I’ve thought about the Savior’s birth this season, at tender moments an overwhelming gratitude has filled me for the simplest of things. I’ll share a few here with you—surprisingly all starting with the letter F—hoping that it sparks a moment of the same, a…