After being a fashion designer for ten years in New York City, I decided to design for life and help people design their lives. Designing for life means that I create natural stone jewelry, hand embroidered artwork, and surface designs. The workshops that I teach focus on helping people make their lives easier by applying design thinking to life's problems. Those problems include meal planning and creating a professional slow fashion wardrobe.

Being a busy professional trying to balance life stuff with work.

meeting new clients who would like to host my workshops for their organization.

"If you have lemons, make lemonade" because that is essential to design-thinking.

My mother because she raised 5 kids and made sure that we had everything we needed. No easy feat.

I have no idea. I think I'm currently doing it.

How to look at something differently