The excess noise in your world may be sabotaging your time, energy and priorities. We live in a busy world. A world full of excess “noise” (audible or otherwise) that constantly bombards us, exhausts our energy levels, and draws our attention … Continue reading
Listen to the voices—the ones in your head that whisper, “You can’t do it” or “You’re a failure” or “You’re wasting your time.” Keep busy with mundane tasks, household chores, and paperwork. Focus on the big, hairy, audacious end goal. … Continue reading
When was the last time you enjoyed the sensation of grass on your bare feet?
Our society is so focused on results, goals and dreams that it’s easy to ignore the process that gets us there. And yet, most of life is process.
In today’s busy world, we are all involved in multiple activities and organizations, and we need to cram as much as possible into every waking hour. Multitasking, so it would seem, is the only way to survive. But what if I can’t multitask?Continue reading
For a few short weeks, my empty nest is full again. Two dorm rooms worth of stuff have returned home to fill the bedrooms and teeter in odd corners. Music floats from rooms where a few weeks ago there was … Continue reading
The Christmas season is a busy time of year. So many things to focus on. In addition to all those parties and concerts, the season is full of projects like cookie-baking, shopping, decorating and gift-wrapping. Such activities are supposed to … Continue reading
We live in a world filled with technology: E-mail, social media, text messages, web cams and YouTube videos on every imaginable topic (and then some). Everywhere we look we find flashing screens. Information. Distractions. To quote Dr. Seuss, sometimes … Continue reading