Member Spotlight

Member Spotlight on Carolanne Caron

Carolanne Caron has been in our WIW community for several years and it gives us great pleasure to introduce you to this remarkable woman . . . Recently we had a little girl talk with Carolanne and this is what she said: What do you do for a living? I am a swimming expert, author and water … [Read More...]

New on the Blog: Stimulate Your Mind, Nurture Your Soul

What’s Your Story?

What’s Your Story? By Leslie Sturgeon, WIW Founder   We all have stories to tell, every experience is significant in its own way and some of our stories are life altering. One of the reasons I started WIW 10 years ago was that I felt every woman should share their story, whether it be personal or … [Read More...]

Happiness is Not the Absence of Problems

By Leslie Sturgeon, WIW Founder The other day I shared on Facebook a conversation I had with someone recently about life and happiness. This actually wasn’t the first time this topic came up with someone. The Facebook response was overwhelming and the gist of it was that “happiness is not the … [Read More...]

Elizabeth Smart: Adversity to Empowerment

Elizabeth Smart: Adversity to Empowerment By Leslie Sturgeon Women Inspiring Women Founder & Visionary Adversity - Not a word that makes you feel warm and fuzzy. It is safe to say being abducted at the age of 14 from your bedroom in the middle of the night could possibly be the definition … [Read More...]

Throw Out Your Head Trash

Throw out your “Head Trash”! Leslie Sturgeon, WIW Founder We all do it.  We come up with a million reasons why we shouldn’t do something.  We need to stop recycling our head trash and throw it out! Some head trash that creeps into our heads: “I shouldn’t take time off from work for … [Read More...]

She Said Yes . . .

Yes to treating herself with more compassion and kindness. Yes to more down time without as much guilt. Yes to doing what felt right vs. what was expected. Yes to asking for help - from projects around the house to therapy! Yes to accepting a less than perfect body with oodles of curves, … [Read More...]

If You Can Dream It, You Can Do It

"If you can dream it, you can do it.” – Walt Disney We always read these motivational quotes and think that they are just “pie in the sky” kind of BS. Or on the flip side, that by repeating mantras and actually believing in these quotes makes something come true. My beliefs usually fall somewhere … [Read More...]