Taking Response-Ability for My Happiness

order generic Lyrica For a long time, I thought that happiness would come to me as a result of simply being a good person.  I waited for it to show up and give me inner peace and an outer glow. Sadly, it took me 30+ years to realize it was never going to happen if I sat back and did nothing.  Ultimately, it … Read More

Suzanne HermusTaking Response-Ability for My Happiness

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt

source imp The first step I took towards “Living passionately me” was identifying my inner saboteur, whom I call SMUD – Suzanne’s Mean Ugly Darkside (I wrote about this in a previous blog, “Why my life was not my own”.) This allowed me to see why my life was unfulfilled and lacking passion. I realized that SMUD was taking over my life; … Read More

Suzanne Hermus“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt

My Story Part 2: How I became passionately ME

Continued from Part 1.   I was coming through what seemed like the worst period of my life, professionally and personally. It seemed that my career was crashing down around me, I was losing the ability to function, and SMUD was running my life.   Luckily, it was Christmas time and I had 3 weeks vacation to take.  I thought … Read More

Suzanne HermusMy Story Part 2: How I became passionately ME

My Story Part 1: The Rise of SMUD

Where should I start? I do not know for sure, but I believe it all began in college, the spring semester of my freshman year. I was a student at Lehigh University in the School of Engineering and it was time to choose my major. I had no idea what type of engineer I wanted to be. Mechanical? No. Civil? No. Electrical? … Read More

Suzanne HermusMy Story Part 1: The Rise of SMUD