40 Over 40 for 2023
"Don’t be so damn hard on yourself! The world expects us to do it all! Be good partners, raise our kids, work and maintain a home! Take one day at a time and always remember you got this!"
PROFESSION: Works from home doing billing and pricing for an agricultural company.
What is the best thing about being your age?
The best part about being my age is I’m that much smarter and wiser. I love watching my adult children grow and thrive and become successful, happy people.
What is your idea of perfect happiness?
My idea of perfect happiness is being surrounded by family and friends living a simple, healthy, happy life!
What is your most treasured possession?
My most treasured possessions are my husband, my 5 beautiful children and my grandson! I cherish nothing more than my family. They are my heart and soul!
What is your greatest extravagance?
Shoes, shoes, shoes! And travel! Life is short! Get out there and see the world!
What is a trait you are most proud of?
I think I’m a very forgiving person. I like that about myself. I have the ability to forgive and move on.
If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?
Smaller thighs! Lol!
Nothing, I would change nothing. Everything I've gone through, everything I’ve done has brought me to the place I am now. I regret nothing!
What do you consider your greatest achievement?
Raising beautiful humans to live in this world!
What advice would you give your younger self?
STOP judging yourself so much! Love yourself and love your body at every phase and every age! You’re doing a beautiful job!
What is your motto or favorite quote?
Live, love and eat more pasta!
Words of wisdom to younger women…
Don’t be so damn hard on yourself! The world expects us to do it all! Be good partners, raise our kids, work and maintain a home! Take one day at a time and always remember you got this!
Additional Thoughts about aging....For gods sake don’t forget to moisturize!! So important ladies! Start when you are young and don’t stop!