Posts by Elizabeth Ross Hubbell

Elizabeth Ross Hubbell has served as an instructional designer, writer, teacher, and K12 consultant. She is co-editor of "Thriving as a Woman in Leadership in Higher Ed" (2021) and co-author of "Instructional Models: How to Choose One, How to Use One" (2019). She now does freelance writing on topics of health, nutrition, and fitness.

Want to Change Your Life? Draw the “You” You Want to Be

“You are not too old and it is not too late.” ~Unknown

In less than a month, I’ll be hitting a major “milestone” birthday. I quit my full-time job six months ago, ending a twenty-plus year career in education, and have spent time thinking about what I want the next chapter of my life to look like. I found myself thinking back to a drawing exercise I did a few years ago that has made such an impact on my being willing to make major changes in my life.

Entering my mid-forties, I had come to a point where something …