Name of Your Business
True North Consulting & Education Services.
How Does Your Work Enable You to Connect to and Fulfill Your Life Purpose/Passion?
It’s truly my passion to help others through all facets of my work.
Who Is Your Ideal Client and Why?
Everyone really, I teach art to both children and adults, I create relationships with children and families through consults and I look to support families in all questions or struggles they may have with their child and/or their family as a whole.
What Unique Offerings Do You Provide?
I provide a safe place to create inner healing through art, no matter what the age, I help educate others so they are more informed of what may be going on on a developmental standpoint and I also create peices to aide in individuals’ further healing wether it be a weighted blanket, eye pillow or bracelet.
Who Was Your Role Model Growing Up? How Did That Person’s Actions Impact You?
Oh that’s a tough one, I have many. I guess a big one would be my mom. She’s always been my number one supporter throughout many stages of my life. She had the courage to go back to school later on in her life, even when it didn’t seem like our family could manage it, I guess it made me think that anything is possible if you put your mind to it.
Favorite Place to Escape and Refuel?
My bed? Hah I love the ocean or just the sound of the waves, so really anywhere where it’s silent in nature.
Top 3 Ways to Treat Yourself to Self-Care?
Cuddles with my 8 yr old son, chakra clearing and a massage.
How Do You Express Yourself Creatively?
Through art of course, sketching, writing/brainstorming.
Last Memorable Book You Read and Why?
I’m not much of a reader, but I just started “You are amazing” by Sonia & Sabrina croquette-Tully. A guide for trusting your vibes and reclaiming your magic. We are all learning right?
Favorite Movie and Why?
“Eat, pray love” because whenever I need some inspiration that’s my go to. Kind of helps me center myself. But normally any movie that has a meaning behind it or has a puzzle or hidden meaning to figure out at the end.
“Go to” Quote or Mantra that Grounds You?
I am safe, grounded and I look within for all answers. I harness my personal power, I am enough! I can do this!
Accomplishment Are You Most Proud of?
I’ve been through some trauma in my life even in the midst of my pregnancy with my son. I made it through and somewhat stronger as a mother because of it and I continued to do the very best for my son as a single mom. So the process of receiving my beautiful boy into this world, who is so very strong himself, I’m pretty darn proud of that and of him as well.
Best Lesson Learned in Life So Far?
Not sure, I’m definitely still learning though and I’m sure there’s a lot more ahead of me but I know that since I keep trying at various things, it pays off.
Advice to Younger Self?
Slow down and appreciate things more.
What Do You Love Best About Yourself (physical trait or personality characteristic) and Why?
I go above and beyond for most things, once I put my mind to something, I never quit and I care a lot for others.
Any Advice for Women Considering Joining the SheBreathes Collaborative?
Look inward and trust your gut. When I first heard about SheBreathes, I loved the idea of a comfortable, peaceful and safe environment with women supporting each other. Who would not want to be a part of that? I felt like a sisterhood to me and my gut told me to run to it.
Any Message You Have for Our Community?
I look forward to making positive connections with a wonderful group of women and embrace what the future holds for us all.