Katie Motivates

a wild tribe of learning and creativity

July, 2014

New Moon WooWoo

Last night marked the new moon or dark moon, and I try to use every new moon as an opportunity to focus on my current goals and intentions.  This might be a little too woo-woo, a little out there for some, but new moon or no, how will you know if you are on the […]


Where I Write

After my post was published on PositivelyPositive.com, in addition to the great feedback on the story itself, I received many questions. One of the most popular questions that landed in my inbox was “Where do you write?” So voila, there it is: a photo of my desk at home taken from my desk chair!  My […]


If you found your way here via Positively Positive, thank you! Thank you for reading my post on Positively Positive, and if you liked it, please comment on it at their site and maybe they’ll have me back again 🙂 Here on this site, I post articles that I hope will be inspiring and motivating! […]

Search for Happy People

It is very possible that your best friend, significant other or family might not be the right person or team to cheer you on as you work toward your dreams.  In addition to working with a coach like me, you’re going to need to seek out like-minded people. Read books by authors that move you.  […]


I have a friend who has really been struggling with anger and fear lately.  We talked at length about this today, and I told him that once he recognized he was feeling anger or fear that I believed it was his choice to remain in that state. I used to have an out of control […]

Work in Progress

  I haven’t been posting as much on either of my sites because I’ve been writing.  What have I been writing???  Well, I’m so glad you asked. I have been working on a short e-book (probably 4000 to 5000 words) on leadership for new and aspiring supervisors in the workplace.  I’m sharing some of my […]