In a Rut? These 3 Questions Will Get You Moving Again

When you’re in a rut, time feels like it slows down. You repeat old patterns and feel like you’re getting nowhere. And actually, when you’re in a rut, making time to solve just ONE problem is one of the most energizing things you can do. The fact of the matter is that, especially if you’re…

30 Seconds is All the Time It Takes to Step into Abundance

30 seconds doesn’t sound like much time, does it? But honestly, that’s all the time it takes to move yourself from a scarcity mindset to one of abundance. Would you like to find abundant space for your creativity? Well, you may be interested to know that there’s a connection between your physical space and your…

New Steps — Accept Them and Let Them Change the Dance

When you take new steps forward, it doesn’t have to mean two steps backward, as the saying goes. No indeed. But whenever you do something new, any number of interactions may shift, subtly or dramatically, in response.  New steps forward can transform how you move through your moments and your day. And to borrow another…

Your Creativity — How Your Brave Choices Break Down Barriers

Your creativity doesn’t come to fruition in a vacuum. There are lots of incremental steps involved. Courage plays an important role in the creative endeavor.  As the following quote from van Gogh attests, being creative can often involve overcoming obstacles and breaking through boundaries, both internal and external: “If you hear a voice within you…

Fear Robs You of Time and Energy — How to Change That in 2021

Fear robs you of confidence and creativity. It also wastes your time and siphons off your energy into dead-end worries and what-ifs. Sometimes fear is founded in reality. But quite often it is unrealistic and unnecessary. And so much of what we fear is actually about the stories we learned in our families, and the…

5 Outside the Box Ideas to Free Your Creativity

Thinking outside the box isn’t always something that comes naturally. And yet, if there’s a surefire way to jump-start your creativity, or get you moving again when you are stuck, it’s to enlist your outside the box thinking and energy. One of our Finding Time Tips suggests stepping outside of the box. And that prompted…

Capturing Creativity — When to Ride the Wave and When Not To

Capturing creativity when it comes is a skill well worth cultivating. And if you’re a busy person (and who isn’t these days) you know that finding time to manage your creative ideas can be a challenge.  Indeed, if you’ve pursued any kind of creative endeavor, you know how wonderful it can feel to be in…