Do you ever find yourself waiting before you accomplish something? I believe Dr. Seuss put it best when he talked about …”a most useless place. The Waiting Place… Waiting for a train to go or a bus to come, or a plane to go, or the mail to come, or the rain to go, or […]
We all get frustrated with our day to day lives. The days pass quickly and seem almost unmanageable. It’s like we’re just existing, caught up in a tidal wave sweeping us along. You want change. You need change. But what does that change look like?
I know, I know. The title sounds like a sure fire recipe for ending up with a little Honey Boo Boo of your own. Stick with me because that’s obviously not the point. What I’m actually talking about here is saying yes to your kids when they ask for your time.
We all have plenty of excuses as to why we don’t chase our dreams, start that business or run that race, but most of the time it boils down to simply being afraid of failing. It wasn’t always this way.
“Happiness isn’t having what you want, but wanting what you have.” One of the fastest ways to increase the satisfaction and happiness we feel in our own lives is to be grateful for the life that we have and enjoy the moment. But too often we get caught up in a quest for more and forget […]
Have you ever been planning an event, perhaps a child’s birthday party, and run across some amazing ideas on Pinterest and thought “why can’t I come up with anything like that?”, or “why aren’t I that creative?”
A lot of times we believe that to make big changes in our lives or big impacts on the world we have to take big steps. Very rarely is this actually the case. One problem with trying to take big steps is that it often leaves you feeling overwhelmed and uninspired to move forward.
Have you ever had an experience you had prepared for and thought it was going to be incredible, but when it was over you could barely remember what happened? This is more common than you think.
Sometimes we all have a feeling of failure. Perhaps you’ve seen too many Facebook pictures of friends in exotic places and feel like you need some excitement in your life or you are simply feeling a little bit defeated right now.
One of the best ways to organize your week and stay focused is to create a to-do list. It allows you to concentrate on your most important tasks and gives you a chance to achieve those amazing goals you have. There’s a good blog from lifehacker listing their Top 5 tools. The problem is, there’s usually one […]