Trusting Your Gut Do you yell at characters in horror movies who go into dark basements instead of escaping through outside? There’s always that one person in a horror movie that says, “We shouldn’t be doing this,” but defies their instinct. Sadly, we’re not all that different. We’re pretty off when it comes to trusting…Read More
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Intuition is the Most Ignored Gift You have something that Steve Jobs once called more powerful than intellect. It’s so powerful that our military continues to investigate it. I think of it as a divine gift we’re all blessed with to know something before having tangible evidence. Intuition is such an essential yet underused asset,…Read More
Happiness Requires Deliberate Action “Don’t look back because that’s not the direction you’re going”. Of all of the tips for happiness, this is the worst. How many times have you indulged the memes and the gurus encouraging you to cut ties to your past? It’s comforting to believe that there’s no value in experiences that…Read More
Facing a Crisis Together Our world came to an abrupt halt a few months ago. My husband was heading to the emergency room, having lost consciousness after physical training. Nothing prepares us for that type of shakeup. It’s especially complicated when you have young children watching. In this post, I’ll share the steps I took…Read More
Our Self-Talk Needs a Makeover “You’re not smart enough to get promoted,” “You’re too old to get in shape,” “You’re too young to start a business,” “You’ll never find love at that size”… Don’t you hate how that negative self-talk jumps out when you take on something new (finally ready to bet on yourself)? It knows…Read More
New Year’s Resolutions My last twenty new year’s resolutions have included the ambitious goal of achieving six-pack abs. At 41, I’m no closer to those abs, than a BRAVO Real Housewife is to being filler-free. Each new year we enthusiastically set out to hit one or more targets. According to an article in the NY…Read More
The “Mom Bun” Meme Got Me Thinking Memes can be hilarious when they capture the way you and thousands of others feel about a certain situation. The mom memes poking fun at our “hot mess style,” have especially registered on my radar. The notorious “mom bun” memes have especially hit home, since my hair’s been…Read More