Free Advice | vanessaraeromero.com

Free Advice

Friend, stop saying mean things about yourself to yourself. Seriously, stop it. If we are going to do BRAVE things together and encourage each other… [Continue Reading]

Trust the Sparks | vanessaraeromero.com

Trust the Sparks

I recently came home from a conference FIRED up. I had pages and pages of notes that I had whittled down to ten ideas to… [Continue Reading]

Messes & Messages | vanessaraeromero.com

Messes and Messages

The enemy loves to use our mistakes and torment us with feelings of guilt and shame. If you let him, he will remind you of… [Continue Reading]

I am | vanessaraeromero.com

I Am…

It wasn’t all that long ago that I was drowning by the weight of what others said about me. And if I was drowning then,… [Continue Reading]

Youer Than You | vanessaraeromero.com

Youer Than You

A great philosopher by the name of Dr. Seuss once said, “Today you are YOU, that is truer than true. There is no one alive… [Continue Reading]

Perfection Procrastination Fear | vanessaraeromero.com

Perfection, Procrastination, Fear

I’m an all or nothing type of gal. I also tend to be a wee bit of a perfectionist. Which means, if I can’t give… [Continue Reading]

Leaving on a Jet Plane | vanessaraeromero.com

Leaving on a Jet Plane

We were supposed to be leaving on a jet plane tomorrow for an all-expense paid trip to Banff, Canada. It’s a trip we earned for… [Continue Reading]

Nobody Is Ever Going To Want You

“Nobody is ever going to want you.” Those were the final words that were spoken to me when I walked out on an abusive marriage… [Continue Reading]

Brave | vanessaraeromero.com

Leadership Lies

One of the biggest lies about leadership is that there’s such a thing as a “fearless leader.” I mean, who coined that phrase anyways? Just… [Continue Reading]

Confidence Problem | vanessaraeromero.com

Confidence Problem

I get stopped all the time, when out and about, by women who compliment me on my hair followed by a, “I wish I could… [Continue Reading]

Easter Shoes | vanessaraeromero.com

Easter Shoes

One of my favorite Easter’s, I was probably in middle school. I got Maybelline Great Lash mascara and a pair of pink Ked’s in my… [Continue Reading]

Why I Blog

Way back when, what really seems like a lifetime ago, I was working as a fitness professional coaching clients; leading them to better health via… [Continue Reading]

Nickname | vanessaraeromero.com

Nickname

I once had someone tell me they did not like my purple hair, said it was “for the birds.” My nickname is Birdie. Sometimes, The… [Continue Reading]

What Your Favorite Color Says About You

PURPLE RAIN. What is Prince’s 1984 album and the name of my hair color from Arctic Fox? Purple has been my favorite color for as long… [Continue Reading]

Car Seat | vanessaraeromero.com

More Than Just A Car Seat

This morning after my workout, I sat in the car to do some work. After pecking away on my phone for a bit, I put… [Continue Reading]

What a Man Needs From a Woman | Tom Nikkola

What a Man Needs from a Woman to Be His Best

What a man needs isn’t much. And when his needs are met, he can handle ridicule, setbacks, failures, and major obstacles without taking his eyes… [Continue Reading]

Saturday Snapshots | Lake Superior

Saturday Snapshots: Lake Superior

Lake Superior is the largest of the Great Lakes of North America. The lake is shared by the Canadian province of Ontario to the north,… [Continue Reading]

Working on our Divorce | healthylivinghowto.com

Working on our Divorce

Recently, Tom and I went to a conference, where we spent two full days setting goals for the 7 F’s of life; faith, family, field,… [Continue Reading]

The Marshmallow Challenge | www.healthylivinghowto.com

The Marshmallow Challenge

All work and no play, makes Tom and I, sort of duds. We are both very focused and driven people. Perhaps a bit serious. And also… [Continue Reading]

Cruise to Lose

Cruise to Lose

Fourteen days of international travel, including a 7-day Mediterranean cruise, and I come home 3 lbs. lighter.  I didn’t go on the cruise to lose. I… [Continue Reading]