Ordinary Life, Extraordinary Living

Life Lessons

New Beginnings

Fall is the time for new beginnings, isn’t it? Something about the school year starting, and anything–really anything–being possible. What I’ve noticed is that in order to start something new, there has to be space to create. Which means letting go of the old stuff. For several months, I’ve been decluttering my office, getting rid…
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Choosing Love

At the end of a long day, in meditation, I asked a higher power for advice on situations in my life that were troubling. What I heard was this: “Choose love.”   When my striver kicks in and I find myself struggling to “fix” or do something the “right” way, I choose love.  I have…
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Sacred Conversations on Work, Episode 23

GUEST: Ingrid Fetell Lee HOST: Carol Ross Guest Contact Information:  Ingrid Fetell Lee’s website:  www.aestheticsofjoy.com Ingrid Fetell Lee on Instagram: @aestheticsofjoy   Click here to listen to Episode 23 on iTunes Click here to listen to Episode 23 on Stitcher In Episode 23, Carol talks with Ingrid Fetell Lee, a designer and author whose groundbreaking…
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Sacred Conversations on Work, Episode 22

GUEST: Judi Neal HOST: Carol Ross Guest Contact Information:  Judi Neal’s website:  www.edgewalkers.org Judi Neal’s email: judi@edgewalkers.org Click here to listen to Episode 22 on iTunes Click here to listen to Episode 22 on Stitcher In Episode 22, Carol continues her talk with Judi Neal, a recognized expert and academic on spirituality in the workplace.…
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Sacred Conversations on Work, Episode 21

GUEST: Judi Neal HOST: Carol Ross Guest Contact Information:  Judi Neal’s website:  www.edgewalkers.org Judi Neal’s email: judi@edgewalkers.org Click here to listen to Episode 21 on iTunes Click here to listen to Episode 21 on Stitcher In Episode 21, Carol talks with Judi Neal, PhD, a recognized expert and academic on spirituality in the workplace. Judi…
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Sacred Conversations on Work – Episode 20

GUEST: Bill White HOST: Carol Ross Guest Contact Information:  Bill White’s website: http://myextraordinarycareer.com Bill White’s email: white@northwestern.edu Click here to listen to Episode 20 on iTunes Click here to listen to Episode 20 on Stitcher In Episode 20, Carol continues her talk with Bill White, past CEO of Bell and Howell and past chairman of Whitestar Graphics,…
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