Featured Contributors

Our contributors were hand-selected by Best Kept Self to help business owners thrive so their business can thrive.

Wanda Boshoff

Founder of Ikhwezi Guidance and Consulting Inc
Favorite Mantra: Life is as challenging as you allow it to be.

Andrea Levoff

Speaker & Coach
Favorite Mantra: Help me to believe the truth about myself, no matter how beautiful it is!

Olivia Pool

Spiritual Psychology Specialist + Conscious Business Consultant
Favorite Mantra: "There is a way through every block." - Yogi Bhajan

Amber Ludeman

Founder of Matchstick Social
Favorite Mantra: You're never too busy to be kind.

Leneé Braxton

Founder of Beauty Fitness Redefined
Favorite Mantra: Redefine what beauty and fitness mean for YOU!

Dominique Andersen

Founder of STRETCH+BLOOM & Reinvention Strategist
Favorite Mantra: If it doesn't fit, change it!

Marcey Rader

Founder of Marcey Rader Coaching, LLC and the Work Well. Play More!® Institute
Favorite Mantra: Talk Doesn't Cook Rice.

Emily D. Tisdale

Founder & CEO of Recourse Resource + LEAP for Women
Favorite Mantra: Honesty beats perfection. Every. Single. Time.

Francesca Pardini

BodyType Weight Loss Advisor & Life Enhancement Coach
Favorite Mantra: Why are you REALLY eating that? Unleash your potential by connecting with your food choices.

Maura Hughes

Transformational Coach
Favorite Mantra: To me, fearless is living in spite of those things that scare you to death.

Kristen Mitteness

Chiropractor & CrossFit Coach
Favorite Mantra: Do the best you can until you know better, then do better.

Kharissa Forte

Spiritual Business Coach and Writer
Favorite Mantra: Be grateful for the lesson and grow.

Ashley Looker

Women's Wellness Coach & Yoga Teacher
Favorite Mantra: Have the audacity to live authentically.

Amanda Boleyn

Entrepreneur & Podcast Host
When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.

Carly Ferguson

Integrative Health Coach and Wellness/Food Journalist
Favorite Mantra: May my heart be kind, my mind fierce and my spirit brave.

Leah Patterson

Holistic Beauty & Wellness Coach
Favorite Mantra: "Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it." - Goethe

Allie Tyler

Musician, Wellness Blogger & Creative Coach
Favorite Mantra: Follow your curiosities; they will lead you to passion and adventure.

Elisa Mason

Yoga Teacher
Favorite Mantra: All you have to do is show up, BREATHE, and do the next right thing.

Famira Green

International best selling author, speaker, brand coach and brand stylist
Favorite Mantra: Greatness is my birthright and I'll pursue it daily.

Chelsea Roehl

Integrative Nutrition Health Coach
Favorite Mantra: Do not give up, the beginning is always the hardest.

Liz Smith

Certified Life Coach
Favorite Mantra: Your heart knows the way.

Kayla Huebner

Fitness Trainer
Favorite Mantra: Sometimes life's greatest invitations come packaged as interruptions.

Sarah Stonesifer

Favorite Mantra: You're only as good as the way that you treat retail employees.

Amanda Johnson

Writer, Teacher & Guide
It's not about being more or being better; it's about being good with being you.

Janelle Brown

Life and Style Consultant
Favorite Mantra: Always be growing and in pursuit of purpose.

Jenna Hanson Abramson

Owner of Mavelle Media
Favorite Mantra: You Can't Have Million Dollar Dreams with a Minimum Wage Work Ethic!

Jacki Hayes

Fitness Trainer
Favorite Mantra: It's never too late to be what you might have been. - George Eliot

Emily Cassel

Certified Life Coach, Women's Leadership Coach, + Sisterhood Expert
Favorite Mantra: Do what makes you feel most alive.

Christina Berry

Virtual Assistant & Social Media Strategist
Favorite Mantra: Today is the first day of the rest of your life, and it's never too late to start over.

Nina Rubin

Gestalt Life Coach
Favorite Mantra: I choose this moment to be present and connected to myself and the universe.

Laura Wallace

Founder of Worx Graphic Design and The Green Couch Project
Favorite Mantra: If you're not ridiculously excited about what you're doing, then it's time to change it.

Kesha Brown

Owner of Uncommon Chick
Favorite Mantra: Change the way you look at things and the things you look at will change.

Kelly Travis

Certified Health Coach and NASM Personal Trainer
Favorite Mantra: Live the life you love. Laugh at yourself, always.

Kelly Elizabeth

Wellness Coach & NCCA Certified Trainer
Favorite Mantra: Healthy is passionate success that only I can define.

Kelly Agnew

Marketer and Lifestyle Blogger
Favorite Mantra: If it's meant to be, it will be.

Katrina Cobb

Certified Personal Trainer
Favorite Mantra: The sky is the limit if you dream BIG and DO.

Kate Henley

CBT therapist and Blogger
Favorite Mantra: She who dares wins.

Colleen Nichols

Founder of The Lunchbox Diaries
Favorite Mantra: Always be a first rate version of yourself, instead of a second rate version of someone else.

Angie Mizzell

Lifestyle Blogger
Favorite Mantra: Listen to your heart, and trust it.

Aleka Thorvalson

Aleka Thorvalson, Life Strategies Coach, CPC, PCC
Favorite mantra: The way out is by going within.

Luna Love

Personal and Spiritual Development Coach
Favorite Mantra: All is possible

Mary Fran Bontempo

Author and Founder of Not Ready for Granny Panties
Favorite Mantra: Lord, let me be a blessing to someone today.

Charisma Moran

Entrepreneur, Writer & Photographer
Favorite Mantra: In the end, the journey is the destination.

Jane Perdue

Leadership Futurist
Favorite Mantra: Use your power to transform "what is" to "what can be!"
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