Summer is a time of schedule adjustment for any working parent. For self-employed Mom's, the impact is even greater as the workplace becomes inhabited by kids that are home during the day. Now that it's back to school time, the time is ripe to refocus your efforts in your business and recalibrate the rhythms of your day to accommodate the transition.
Yesterday was National ‘Wish Day.’ So hopefully, you found a way to check one or two wishes off of your list. However, like many of us you probably haven’t. Whether you hope to change jobs, go back to college, travel, or help others, you may feel overwhelmed by your day to day responsibilities, causing you to never give your wishes a second thought....more
Unlike the dentist, this won't hurt a bit.It's mid-January, when holidays are a memory, you're back to a routine and resolutions, such as they are, may not be sticking.That's why it's time for check-in.How are mine, you may ask? Pretty darn good. The main reason is because my resolutions were secondary. I wanted to take more naps (done!) and remove the word "try" from my vocabulary (it's complicated). ...more
You know you want to set some. I think it's in our DNA.Attaching your resolutions to your values makes them stick. Then, they are just to-do's that will bring you closer to what you really want for yourself.My resolutions for 2012?To remove try from my vocabulary and to take more naps.The first one conjured up Yoda for some of you.Do or do not. There is no try.Yoda is right....more
I think I'm coming down with something. I've had a sinus headache for two days, I have zero energy, and I feel weak, wimpy, and tired. All I want to do is alternate between sitting in front of the television with a mug of hot tea and a soft blanket, and sleeping in my cosy bed.