Hello! I’m not new around here, but maybe you are. This is the internet, after all. And five thousand people read this blog every month, by golly, which is something that sort of floors me. Every now and then, I think it’s nice to start fresh. I love cleaning off the … [Read more...]
Blogging since 2002, The Story is the deep archives of Whitney's journey as an entrepreneur, wife, and mama.
I turn 39 this Friday, and I started my first biz when I was 22. It feels like a long time ago. I took $1500 of babysitting money, and over the course of the next ten years, turned it into a business doing almost two million dollars gross annually. It was awesome, until it … [Read more...]
I’ve mentioned curveballs on this blog before, right? They seem to be good things to blog about, and blogging about them helps me see the good in them, difficult as they may be. This past April, the love of my life threw me another one. He’s getting good at that—too good, I’d … [Read more...]
A few things I'm into right now: SEE: The End It Movement in action — Join me in partnering with them to fund the fight against modern-day slavery. READ: The 4 Disciplines of Execution — It's a Covey book, which means it's a pretty heavy read... but full of valuable research … [Read more...]
Here's what I'm into right now, that I think you'll enjoy too: SEE: Star Wars: The Force Awakens — Because Star Wars. (What other reason do you need?) READ: Big Magic, by Elizabeth Gilbert — This book is beautifully inspiring in the creative, gut-kicking, hilarious way that … [Read more...]