The High Functioning Happy Hour: Join Chanel for GYST’s monthly gathering.

Thanks to everyone who made to the very first HFHH of 2022 last week. A few of the big questions that seemed to be on nearly everyone’s mind – What do you do if your family won’t get their stuff together? What happens if you die without a will? … More The High Functioning Happy Hour: Join Chanel for GYST’s monthly gathering.

Father’s Day Weekend: My Parents Got Their Shit Together Before My Dad Died. It Means Everything.

Father’s Day Weekend often focuses on the celebratory side with BBQs ads for ‘handy’ gifts – but we are also missing Dad’s we recently lost or perhaps never had.

Getting Our Sh*t Together means a new kind of important to me now. … More Father’s Day Weekend: My Parents Got Their Shit Together Before My Dad Died. It Means Everything.

May Nudge and Mother’s Day Newsletter

Mother’s Day can be a complicated day for many and some would prefer to skip it entirely – we’re often remembering or missing someone close to us, or perhaps grieving the loss someone you never knew or are no longer speaking to. Motherhood and parenting is complicated, but getting our shit together for ourselves, our parents, our partners, our own own children is incredibly important to do … More May Nudge and Mother’s Day Newsletter

Spring Events, New Workshops & Courses

For everyone out there who is a mom, has a mom, or knows a mom – May means Spring, Mother’s Day and Mental Health Awareness month, all good reasons to get your shit together. The High Functioning Happy Hour (free) event is back and monthly courses and workshops cover the how-to information and essential end of life planning every family and household needs. … More Spring Events, New Workshops & Courses

Opinion: Catastrophe struck when my husband was killed. Here’s what I learned about creating a ‘what if’ plan

Making big and often very hard decisions during a stressful and emotional situation adds more pain, suffering and confusion to what is already a terrible time.
When it comes to situations that might actually happen, it is tempting to simply hope for the best. However, hoping for the best is not a plan. You know this. So what happens if something happens? Let’s find out. … More Opinion: Catastrophe struck when my husband was killed. Here’s what I learned about creating a ‘what if’ plan

Chanel Reynolds featured on the BBC World Service documentary, ‘The World According to Search’

What do you think the answer is if you searched: “what happens when we die” – how popular do think that search is? Find out and hear Chanel’s personal story of “the loneliest google search in the world.”

“What can we learn about a culture from what they search online? BBC’s Ben Arogundade investigates what the most popular searches reveal about our approach to death, dating, and digital identity. … More Chanel Reynolds featured on the BBC World Service documentary, ‘The World According to Search’

TheStreet Interview: How to Prepare, Organize and Store Estate-Planning Documents

Article in TheStreet by Jeanette Pavini: Since this is the time of year when many of us are taking stock of our paperwork as we close out 2021 and prepare for a more organized 2022, I wanted to help simplify things. I connected with Chanel Reynolds, for insight on how to organize and store important information and prepare for those “what-if” moments. … More TheStreet Interview: How to Prepare, Organize and Store Estate-Planning Documents

Video: Chanel Reynolds Shares Top 5 Advice for Families at December 1st ParentMap Talk

Do You Have Your $@&% Together? Prepare for Life’s ‘What-Ifs’ with Chanel Reynolds Watch the video from ParentMap Live’s virtual talk by Chanel Reynolds recorded on December 1st 2021. Learn about the core tasks and steps every parent needs to take to get some basic plans in place and secure their peace of mind. From creating a … More Video: Chanel Reynolds Shares Top 5 Advice for Families at December 1st ParentMap Talk

Chanel Reynolds speaking at the International Association of Women event on Nov 10th.

Join us for this free event, Whether you’re the COO of your household or busy taking care of family members, living without a few plans in place can leave family members in gigantic financial, legal and logistical mess during life’s milestone or difficult moments, whether big or small. … More Chanel Reynolds speaking at the International Association of Women event on Nov 10th.