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I have some super exciting news today! I am so honored to announce that a story I wrote about the transition from my real estate career to creative blogging is published in a new book, Oola for Women: How to Balance the 7 Key Areas of Life to Have Less Stress, More Purpose, and Reveal the Greatness within You. My story is about a defining moment for me when I reached my breaking point and made a huge decision that would change my life for the better. It’s really defines why I started The TomKat Studio and how everything is coming full circle for me at this time in my life.     

Ironically, one of the co-authors of the book, Troy Amhdal was the buyer of one of our homes (the home actually mentioned in my story) and he knew a little bit about me and my business and reached out to see if I would be a good fit for the new book. After nervously chatting with Troy and opening up about my journey, I just knew it was time to share this piece of me with the world in the hopes that it might inspire other women to pursue their passion and to remind them that when one door closes, another one opens. I would absolutely love for you to read this book, not only because I’m in it, but because the entire book is a lesson in finding balance and happiness in all aspects of your life.

Oola is that state of awesomeness you experience when your life is balanced and growing in all the key areas of health and well-being. That’s what ‘living Oola’ means-and it’s not only an attainable goal, but a well-deserved reward.  – Oola Guys

When I received my copies of the new book, it was truly a goosebump moment for me. I’ve been doing a lot of soul searching lately and feeling a little lost about my path and where I want to put my energy and focus moving forward. Reading my story in print not only made me proud, but it was an amazing reminder to myself to be open to new opportunities. I sincerely hope that my story touches at least a few women and encourages them to keep moving forward and not to be afraid to take a new path.

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I highly recommend reading this incredibly inspiring book filled with touching stories from 42 incredible women. Lucky for you, we are giving away 3 copies of the book! Simply leave me a comment below, or on Facebook or Instagram and you will be entered to win!

Can’t wait? Here’s the link to purchase…

To learn more about the Oola movement, events and visit their site here and be sure to watch this video!

  1. Donna Martin

    June 15th, 2017 at 10:38 am

    Can’t wait to read it!

  2. Kim

    June 21st, 2017 at 6:21 pm

    Thank you, Donna!!

  3. Marla

    June 15th, 2017 at 10:47 am

    Kim this is so exciting! You are already an inspiration to so many women! Can’t wait to read it!


  4. Kim

    June 15th, 2017 at 11:46 am

    Thank you so much, Marla! xo

  5. Chastity

    June 15th, 2017 at 12:43 pm

    Would love to hear your story…In need of some encouragement to finally take that leap and make some dreams come true!

  6. Kim

    June 21st, 2017 at 6:21 pm

    Thank you so much, Chastity! xo

  7. Tina Dahl

    June 15th, 2017 at 1:07 pm

    You never cease to amaze me for your knack of being one step ahead of the trends. You truly are a visionary and I’m so proud of your and your success. Get It Girl!!!!!

  8. Lisa

    June 15th, 2017 at 6:24 pm

    Love to hear encouraging stories of strong women. I’m in need of a change. 16 years of the same work it’s time for something new. Good luck on your journey.

  9. Laura

    June 16th, 2017 at 6:10 am

    This is so amazing!! What an accomplishment!! You should be very proud! Remember, no matter what path your dreams take you next you will do amazing things Kim!

  10. Amy

    June 16th, 2017 at 6:58 am

    I can’t wait to read this!

  11. Victoria Nuckols

    June 16th, 2017 at 11:42 am

    You make so many people’s lives so much more enjoyable by following you!!! Thanks for the inspiration!!!! I would love to win this awesome book!!????

  12. Heather Bloem

    June 16th, 2017 at 12:29 pm

    This is so exciting Kim! Can’t wait to read it!

  13. Lucy

    June 20th, 2017 at 5:31 pm

    Congrats Kim. Love your blog and thought you did this all your life so kudos to you for taking the leap of faith!

  14. cc nigro

    June 20th, 2017 at 7:46 pm

    Opportune that this presented itself to me today. I’m a firm believer that the right thing happens at the right time, you have to have your eyes open to notice. I’m glad my eyes were open today. I can’t wait to read this story about your journey as I am about to embark on a journey of my own. Thank you for being bold and sharing so others can benefit.

  15. Erin

    July 1st, 2017 at 2:43 pm

    Awesome. Good job!

  16. Kim

    July 1st, 2017 at 2:46 pm

    Thank you so much, Erin!

  17. Tonya Jastad

    July 1st, 2017 at 3:29 pm

    Looking forward to reading this!

  18. Christy Qualin

    July 1st, 2017 at 4:22 pm

    Will definitely read this! Would
    Love to win a copy!

  19. Kim

    July 8th, 2017 at 10:50 am

    Hi Christy!
    Congratulations! You are one of our 3 winners!
    I will reach out via email to get your address!
    xoxo Kim

  20. Claudia Watson

    July 1st, 2017 at 6:11 pm

    Sounds like the perfect book for me to read right now!

  21. Katie

    July 2nd, 2017 at 3:53 pm

    What’s more inspiring than reading about the success (and failures) of our fellow boss ladies?! Can’t wait to read these stories but especially looking forward to yours Kim! I’ve followed you forever and have always loved your work. Kudos on this brave next step.

  22. Kim

    July 3rd, 2017 at 9:46 am

    Thank you so much for making my day, Katie! xoxo

  23. Laura Melohn

    July 3rd, 2017 at 12:53 pm

    Congrats on the publication!

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