Failure number 1 of 3. In my recent ‘stepping down’ blog post, I mentioned my average 140 hour work weeks. While some might have read this as a self-fulfilling pat on the back, it was nothing more than a call out to one of my greatest failures. Mistaking muscle for strategy. Moreover, believing the popular… Continue reading My 3 Greatest Failures in My First Start Up.
The other day I found myself frozen in panic; what the fuck just happened!? And when I say ‘just happened’ I’m referring to the past 6 years… The moment I trademarked Rawxies, to the moment I stepped down, and to the moment I pursued another path… What. The fuck. Just happened. Yup, just like that… […]
The other day I found myself frozen in panic; what the fuck just happened!? And when I say ‘just happened’ I’m referring to the past 6 years… The moment I trademarked Rawxies, to the moment I stepped down, and to the moment I pursued another path… What. The fuck. Just happened. Yup, just like that…… Continue reading Why I Stepped Down From My Start Up.
When I was 24, my good friend exclaimed, “Callie, I just don’t understand you; you’re literally an 80-year-old in a 25-year-old body!” And from that moment on, I became the “grandma” of my friends. For so many years, this statement created roars of laughter, but after the recent passing of my grandmother, it has become… Continue reading In Loving Memory
My mom once told me that she thought I’d never be happy and that I was incapable of finding happiness. In turn, I have grown up believing such words to be true. In any moment where I’ve found myself in a state less than bliss, those painful words have played over and over in my head.… Continue reading Do What Makes you Brilliant.
A few years ago, I wrote a blog post about living for the moments that make up the peaks. I was driving to Los Angeles from San Francisco and I was listening to a Joel Osteen Audible tape. I was grinding hard and it was my first year in business, so the self-help books were… Continue reading The Peaks of Life
Eating the Rainbow is a real thing people, a real thing! One of the keys to making a kick-ass nutritious salad is making sure it’s chocked full of color. The easiest way to achieve this is to think about a rainbow when layering your salad: red, orange, yellow, green, blue/purple. I try to add at least… Continue reading Build a Rainbow Meal