Houston’s #BOSSLADIES of 2016

January 9, 2017

Throughout the year OOMPH has gotten to know so many inspiring women and it wouldn't be hard to write a book on how many kickass ladies we love in Houston. After all, Houston’s original #bosslady Beyonce says “girls run the world” and we couldn't agree more. See more...

OOMPH – How It All Started

May 31, 2016

I’ve always heard about “finding your passion” and “doing what you love” … blah blah blah. I would get so excited at the thought of finding this said passion, but I always found myself sold short of my own expectations. No amount of Oprah or self-help books could help me. I REAL-LY, REALLY, REALLY wanted this lightening bolt of insight to zap the shit out of me … but na-da. I had to accept the brutal truth that I might be schlepping at the hospital as a nurse probably forever until we won the lottery. Out of frustration, I guess, I just let it go. I don't remember the time or place that I quit obsessing about it, but I did. I gave up the dream of being happy in my career. Who did I think I was anyway? One of the selected favorites of the world? Everyone hated work and I must be no different. Life sentence of back breaking nursing effective immediately! See more...