Dealing with Misfortunes, Whether They’re Big or Small

Misfortunes pull us up short when we least expect it. This is disorienting and disturbing. It reminds us that life is unpredictable at its core … and it can certainly be a challenge sometimes. Maybe it’s something really big that comes along and knocks you off track. Or maybe it’s everyday glitches and annoyances that…

Overwhelmed and Wondering — Is Self-Care Just Pie-in-the-Sky for Me?

Self-care is all too often a commitment that we make to ourselves and then don’t follow through on. Other priorities bump it out of the way, and it’s easy to start thinking that we’ll NEVER find time for ourselves. Well, yesterday we shared a post about time myths that we tell ourselves. And we offered some…

Time Myths You Tell Yourself and 3 Clarity Tips to Free You!

Time myths trick you in so many ways. They make you miss deadlines and bite off more than you can chew. They amp up your stress and damage your relationships … AND they drain your energy and discourage you. These distortions may be time myths that you learned when you were little, or they may be…

Smart Planning Tip – Use Lists to Manage Your Tasks and Your Time

Smart planning is about making sure you’re as efficient and as effective as possible, in the time you have available. It requires an up-front investment of time, and the pay-off is well-worth it. But very often, we neglect the planning step, only to find that our day springs leaks and we’re not nearly as productive…

Sudden Change — 3 More Timely Tips for Finding Time

When sudden change invades, you’re thrown off-balance. It’s a fact of life. So when this happens, recognizing what’s taking place is key. You can’t move ahead until you know where you are and accept that new reality. Sudden change is disorienting. So while you may not know all the details or ramifications 

Sudden Change – One Powerful Timely Tip

Sudden change is a reality of life – and it’s one that we’d mostly like to deny. After all, change itself is challenging – and when it arrives unexpectedly on our doorstep, it’s even more disruptive and disorienting. In last week’s post titled 

Productivity Boosts for Finding Time – 7 Tips

Productivity is something we’re all aiming for, and it can be elusive at times. Every day offers new challenges and discoveries about yourself and how you make time choices. So, whatever it is that has you feeling stuck in the slow lane, don’t give up hope. Quite often, when you pause and take a look, the solution to…