This Whole Working Mothers Are Happier Thing

Last week, one of my favorite bloggers wrote a post for babble, basically kicking anderson cooper in the teeth for reopening a debate it seems that women have worked tirelessly to get beyond ... Who works harder? Working mothers or stay at home mothers? and Dr. Drew (who i usually have a lot of love for) also had a show that also addressed the question of stay at home vs working mothering. ...more
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Choose Happiness

It is important to pause and think every once in a while. Think about what we want, why we want it and how to achieve it. I am devoting this week to reconsider my life, find my centre and think about the changes I need to make in order to feel good. This is my life and I choose to make it a happy and fulfilled life. Firstly, there are several things that I want to eliminate in my life, things that drag me down and paint everything in dark shades: ...more

Do I smell gratitude?

I did something tonight that shows just how much my life has changed since moving to Windsor. Brace yourself, as it's rather shocking. I made cookies. "That's it?!" you say incredulously? Well, my friend, to me this batch of cookies is a perfect representation of everything I love about my life these days, namely: ...more

HOPE CHEST and CREATING HAPPINESS FOR MYSELF IN THE NEW YEAR

http://www.crustybeef.blogspot.com HOPE CHEST BlogHer.com http://www.blogher.com/strap-2012-your-happiness-seatbelt-dr-aymee "You are educated when you have the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or self-confidence." ~Robert Frost~...more

Queen of My Own Life - Practice Royal Decisions

I think we spend a lot of our time beating up ourselves for the way we look, how we act and whether or not we are worthy of...well, worthy of anything. I am no exception. I want to practice the art of positive thinking.I want to remind myself daily that I am worthy. I want to think of myself as beautiful, interesting and have lots to offer the world....more

Queen of My Own Life - Fun Royal Decisions

I was tired of living for everyone else. I wanted my own dreams to come true. So I set out on a quest to find it. Over a year ago, I read the book "Queen of Your Own Life" by Kathy Kinney and Cindy Ratzlaff. When I finshed, my life was changed forever. Through this next year, I'll be sharing lots of great things here with you and on my own website, Today's Working Woman.II'll be sharing a lot of what I learn from Queen Kathy and Queen Cindy....more

Do You Have a Life Plan? You Should...

Do you have a life plan? If not, it’s time to think about creating one. We are not talking about some 20 page research paper with charts and graphs and maps. Just a general snapshot of where you are right now in all the areas that matter and where you’d like to go in the future.This should take no more than 30 minutes. This is your life we’re talking about…you can find 30 minutes. And if you can’t …we need to talk, you and I.How would you rate your life on a scale of 1 – 10? – Are you satisfied with that rating? What would you be satisfied with?...more

Light May be the Key to Happiness

Everyone should have one! If only a blindingly bright spray of white artificial light could give us the secret to happiness. That would be wonderful and...well... fanciful....more

Just More Meat in Motion?

Over the break I (re)noticed two important things about my giant-arsed dog....more

Running Into 2012

Happy New Year everyone!  It's hard to believe that yet another year is over and now a new one is upon us, but here we are......more