No Regrets — 3 Tips for Making Your Best Time Choices

‘No regrets’ can be a helpful mantra to live by. But it can also add pressure to your life. This has been on my mind as summer wanes. The desire to “do it all” and have no regrets can create a sense of urgency that makes it difficult to stay in the moment. So today I’d…

Living from Your Values Changes Your Sense of Time

Living from your values is one way to expand your sense of time. Even though you’ve got 24-hours each day, no matter what, when you’re living from your values, your feelings about your time are profoundly affected. In earlier posts, I’ve written about how time is absolute, concrete, and universal. There’s an unchangeableness about time.…

Accommodating Change — How Your Choices Help You Go With the Flow

Accommodating change in your life is a perennial challenge. Pause and think about that for just a moment. Another weekend has gone by and I’m guessing that, like me, you may have needed to let go of some plans, or change them on the fly when something new popped up. Our lives are in constant flux while…

It’s Your Life and Your Choices Surely Shape It

It’s your life, and yet sometimes does it feel like other people are in charge? How often do you wonder who’s in the driver’s seat? I often write about how powerfully our time choices affect the course our lives take.  But when you’re busy and feel like demands are coming at you from every direction,…

Critical Energy and Your Choices — How to Turn Negative into Positive

Critical energy is draining and debilitating. And when that energy is coming from inside of you, it’s doubly so. I’ve often written here about how moving from a scarcity mentality to a focus on your values can transform how you approach your time and your time choices. And there are few things that contribute more…

Taking Space to Make Time Choices that Work for You

Taking space for making your best time choices can be a challenge, especially when you’re busy and pressed for time. As I noted in an earlier post, a key, when it comes to making time choices, is learning to make them proactively. When you’re in the driver’s seat, your energies aren’t frayed and scattered. They…

Choice-Making — How to Make Your Time Choices Your Own

Choice-making is basically how you give shape to your life. I was reading an article about choice-making the other day.  The author noted that the simple act of making choices can be empowering. When it comes to finding time, I would have to add that it definitely depends on where your choice-making is coming from.…