How to Make Lemonade, Even With Extra-Sour Lemons

I’m guessing that you’ve heard about making lemonade out of lemons. These days, that adage may sound like a huge understatement. But, especially when it comes to everyday living, I think it conveys some wise advice. Finding your way when life hands you lemons is a major challenge. Indeed, when things don’t turn out as…

Skating on Thin Ice? Let’s Get You Back to Solid Ground Today

What do I mean by “skating on thin ice”? Well, when you were growing up, did you occasionally hear an adult in your life say, “Careful, you’re skating on thin ice”? I know I did. And I bet quite a few of you did, too.  And I’m sure that we all had a pretty good…

When Procrastination Eats Your Time, This Helps

If procrastination eats your time you’re not alone. Indeed, losing time to procrastination is a common and extremely frustrating human experience. Despite your best intentions, there are always a few tasks that just seem to never get done.  They bounce along on your to-do list from one day to the next. And yes, they eventually…

Procrastination-Beat It Right Now With 7 Timely Tips!

Is procrastination a serious challenge in your life? Even when we know that waiting too long will create a lot of challenges, getting started can still seem impossible. But procrastination undermines relationships and erodes trust. And when procrastinating affects 

Transition Effectiveness Tips Help You Navigate Any Challenge

Transitions and changes are happening in us and around us all the time. Sometimes they are challenging, and sometimes they are nearly invisible – like our in-breath and out-breath. But what about the tough ones? The transitions that you dread? What if you could face your upcoming challenges with more anticipation and less 

Perfectionism: Wise Voices Weigh In!

Perfectionism doesn’t have to undermine your confidence, sap your energy, and bring your productivity to a frustrating halt. We’ve been looking at ways that you can counter the perfectionistic messages that you carry with you. And the good news is that, with practice and steadiness, your Wise Voice really can overcome

Brainstorming with a Twist to Find Energy and Time

Brainstorming is a very effective tool for loosening up your energy and thinking when you’re stuck. It also helps you access creative, and sometimes unexpected, ideas. Today we’ll explore ways that brainstorming can also be a vehicle for turning negative thinking on its head. When you use brainstorming this way, you fundamentally and powerfully transform…