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Petite Syrah Book Club

 

Join us in exploring the 1st of the Executive Jane 360º Series exploring the life of an executive woman learning how to turn the crushing of life into a fine wine.

Platforms Launching Women

Platforms Launching Women

I'm always trying to blow the lid off of conventional wisdom. One of the conventions I respectfully disagree with is the advice to use my retreats to showcase my own stuff.  I can't help but tell the stories of women who are doing so much more than me...and this is...

#53 the most unusual Christmas

#53 the most unusual Christmas

You might have heard in this week's podcast that I'll forever remember Christmas 2019, the last Christmas of a decade, as the year we lost two children to adulthood. Don't get me wrong. This is what we are trained to do! The whole purpose of our lives as parents is to...

Abundant Life is Yours Now

Abundant Life is Yours Now

Last year I wrote about being single, driving around at night near the holidays, peering into every home with the lights on and wondering what life was like at that dinner table. I dreamed that mothers were helping daughters figure out life and fathers were telling...

Chapter 15

Chapter 15

Breed is the term used to describe wines that achieve classical proportions. The quality is usually elusive to describe, but you’ll know it the moment you experience it. When I arrived the next morning, I walked straight to the Managing Director office. Brenda met me...

Chapter 14

Chapter 14

Wines with breed and fitness are those rare newborns in which all elements of structure, flavor, and complexity combined to a peak of almost indescribable perfection. The blackout shades were drawn, so I had no idea what time it was when the phone rang. I didn’t so...

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