The Secret to Jump Starting Your Organizing Efforts

Women Cosmetic Accessories in DrawerYou feel overwhelmed by the daunting task of decluttering your home. You don’t know where to start.

So you put it off. “Someday I’ll tackle the clutter, but right now, I’m going to check my Facebook feed, watch TV or make a snack.”

Can you relate? We’ve all been there – that place where we feel paralyzed by . . .

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It Just Doesn’t Matter Anymore

woman reading book girl yellow dressSometimes revelations arise from the most unlikely things.

I didn’t start reading fiction until I was 40, because I thought it was a waste of time. My nose was always in a book, but I only read non-fiction (because it taught me important things). Then I discovered Nora Roberts and experienced the indulgent escape that mindless romance . . .

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The Secret to Being Appreciated

Do you ever notice that certain compliments mean more to you than others? Some people feel great when they get complimented on their clothes, their hair or their shoes. Others love to be complimented on their children, their home or special projects they’ve worked on. What’s the best compliment a person can give you? (Think about it. It will tell you a lot about yourself and your values.)

I bring . . .

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Go ahead, get inspired.

A clay heart on black gravelWhat do you need when you feel uninspired? When I need to get inspired, I get together with a successful person – works every time. I haven’t been writing for a while, so the universe sent me a successful person disguised as a client. But I know in my gut that our work together goes far beyond . . .

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Will the Real You Please Stand Up

Woman unmaskedMy daughter participated in two fitness classes back to back, led by the same instructor. She told me how funny it was that the instructor was soft-spoken and ‘Zen like’ during the yoga class and then became a loud drill sergeant during the ‘combat’ class that followed. I wondered which of the two personalities she really was – and which one . . .

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