I’ll bet that the last item on your daily to-do list is something for yourself. Go ahead and check the last few days. I’m sure I’m right because that’s how my list usually looks. The top items are important tasks that must be done. The next few include things I must do for others, like… Continue reading Do you think you are worth it?
“You can’t change the past but you can ruin the present by worrying over the future” – Anonymous This quote really applies to how most women try to manage their lives. It is not uncommon that we multitask throughout the days, constantly adding to the never-ending To-Do lists, and forget to even take a deep… Continue reading Stop stressing out
I was out for a short run last week and noticed a woman walking a toddler. Or should I say, she was in the vicinity of the toddler. He was trying to keep up with her during her very loud phone call. It appeared that I was more concerned about the child than she was… Continue reading Put down the cell phones
My daughter enjoys my weaknesses, especially when she can either get a good laugh or be paid to help me. Getting things done on my computer fall into this category and as a result, she often gets her wish (laughing at me and free coffee). I admit that I have no idea how to load… Continue reading For the Internet-challenged among us
I love to travel. I did not realize this until I got married. My husband has no problem packing a small bag and taking off for the weekend so I quickly learned to follow suit. What amazes me is that he loves to drive – anywhere! We have traveled by car to many places that… Continue reading Taking trips
Today is March 1st. That means new opportunities start today. I love the beginning of each month. While I try to identify new goals and check progress on current ones, I’m always excited to see what will happen. What helps you stay motivated to work toward your goals? I wrote a little about rewards several… Continue reading Rewards and Partners
My family considers me to be a control freak. I ‘ve heard this from my brothers as well as my husband and kids so I must accept that they may be right. I do get frustrated when things that seem so simple to fix become disasters. Since I like to know what to expect overall,… Continue reading Control
Have you seen Jennifer Hudson lately? I saw her on “Oprah” last week and on the new WW commercials – she looks great! I have always thought that she was a beautiful young woman and now with her weight loss, she looks amazing! Go girl! I applaud her decision to make her life healthier. I… Continue reading What are you waiting for?
This week a client mentioned that she does not consider Valentine’s Day a ‘real’ holiday, saying it was just a commercial idea by Hallmark to sell cards and candy. I have heard that point of view from several people lately and it made me consider what I think about Valentine’s Day. As a child, I… Continue reading Hallmark Holidays
Whether or not the groundhog saw his shadow, spring is till too far away! If you live in the midwest, you know what I mean. Ice storms, freezing rain, and feet of snow – when will it end? Anyway, I know that I have no control over the weather, so what can I do? Focus… Continue reading Happy Groundhog Day!