Your Transitional Activities Create Your Bridge to the New

The phrase ‘your transitional activities’ may sound a little exotic, but those activities really help when you’re going through transitions. Why? Well, transitions are nearly always challenging because, whether you view them as positive or negative, they bring change. So, they are unsettling, by definition. You’re moving from one thing to another. That evokes feelings. It…

When You’re Stuck These Timely Questions Will Help

You’re stuck and it just feels terrible. You want so much to move forward on a project, but somehow, you just can’t budge. Frustration mounts and time passes.  Wouldn’t you LOVE to get moving again when you’re stuck? Consciously, that’s what you want, but clearly, SOMETHING is getting in the way. Sometimes, you can work wonders by…

Make Your Self-Care Prime to Enhance and Enjoy Your Time

Seasonal changes will sometimes throw a wrench into your self-care time. Springtime.  Summertime. Warm transitions are upon us, transforming our world. Can you feel them?   The air softens as blossoms burst open and green returns to our terrain. We notice early vernal pools, alive with activity. We throw open our windows and our thoughts…

Step Outside the Box When You’re Bogged Down and Stuck

One of our Finding Time Tips advises you to step outside the box to get unstuck. That tip elicited a great question from a subscriber the other day.  She asked for some examples to illustrate ways that might play out in real life.  I was intrigued by the question and then realized that it would…

Success Exercise: Making Your Success Truly Yours

In a previous post, we looked at the definition of success and the profound effect it has on how you use your time. Today I’m going to be digging deeper with a success exercise to help you uncover how you define success. Why is this important? It’s all-too-easy to spend precious years of your life…

What Does Your Success Mean for You?

Success is a concept that most of us think we understand, right up until we sit down and attempt to define it for ourselves. Then your success becomes personal, and a more complicated idea. And, in fact, when you define it ahead of time for yourself, your success may become a burdensome idea. Even worse,…

Replenish Your Energy, One Day, One Moment, at a Time

As the week goes on, do you sometimes find yourself needing to replenish your energy? By Wednesday or Thursday, are you running out of steam and feeling like you are just hanging on ’til the weekend comes?  When you notice yourself feeling that way it’s a clue that you might want to step back and…