Cleaning Out and Letting Go — How to Free Yourself This Spring

Cleaning out and letting go are definitely phrases that I associate with springtime. As the world turns toward a new season, my thoughts turn toward personal rituals of renewal. And sometimes that means cleaning out and letting go. It’s an important activity, both relative to ‘stuff’ and to our inner lives. Think of it as…

Your Inner Abundance — Here are 2 Time Tools to Tap Your Power

What do I mean by your inner abundance? Well, just stop and think about it for a second:  What if you could relate to your time in a more open-handed and a more effective way?  And what if you could do that right now? Your time management skills increase your efficiency and effectiveness. But don’t…

Energize Yourself with Affirmations — How This One Simple Step Helps

Energize yourself simply and easily with affirmations. It’s always time well spent, and today I want to share an exciting and simple, sensory-based “tickler” system that will let you give yourself gifts of validation throughout your day. Try it for several weeks so that it becomes a nourishing, self-affirming habit for you.  Watch how your…

Be Agile and Flexible — How Your Words Affect Your Energy

What do being agile and flexible have to do with managing your time? And why do the words you use matter? Being efficient is often thought of as a matter of developing systems and being steady and disciplined about sticking to them.  And while those skills are very important, they may not work when something…

3 Wise Gardening Guidelines — How to Clear Your Clutter

What does gardening have to do with clutter? Well, if you think about it, isn’t your clutter a little like the weeds in your garden? Whether it’s your inbox, your To-Do List, or your kitchen cabinets, clutter can be overwhelming and energy-draining.  And gardening offers some ideas to help you clear your path to success.…

Your Powerful Retreat — How It Helps You Keep Going

What is a powerful retreat and why am I recommending it to you today? Well, especially in our present-day world, where the boundaries between home and work may get blurry, it’s easy to deplete yourself. And that never helps, in the long run. Productive time choices and positive energy are much easier to access when…

New Perspective — Recharge Your Energy with One Small Shift

A new perspective brings new energy into your life’s moments. And this is a gift that you can give yourself any time.  I’m not just saying that. It’s deeply true, and it’s one of the most powerful skills that you can cultivate. Changing your perspective on a situation or a task offers you insights and…