You see it as a gold star on your giant Chore Chart of Life that you are busier than every one else you know, but what does it really get you? Stress Tears Aches and Pains Screaming at your kids A whole lot of not much fun stuff. Is it really worth it? The answer… Continue reading Use Mindfulness to Stop Multitasking
Simple Simplifying Series ... Ways to Simplify Suppertime Or supper ... or whatever you call that end of the day meal. Sometimes I call it pretzels and a tub of icing, but that's a conversation for another day. It's a huge cause of stress in households all over the world. It requires time and thought… Continue reading Ways to Simplify Suppertime
Simple Simplifying Series ... My Favorite Cleaning Tip Let me clear something up real quick. I don't actually enjoy cleaning. I'm strange, but not strange enough to think that scrubbing toilets is tons of fun. Nope. Not me. However, I do looooooooooooove the feeling of cleaning being done. It makes me feel like I got… Continue reading My Favorite Cleaning Tip
How you spend your time, energy, and money shows the world (and yourself) what's really important to you. Let that sink in for a minute. How ARE you spending your time, energy, and money? Are you spending it on things you SAY are important to you? If you want to build better relationships with your… Continue reading Are You Investing in a Better Life?
I've been working on my Cloffice for months. Okay ... not really. D has been working on building shelves, painting the walls, and painting the desk. I've been planning stuff in my head and sort of looking for the perfect chair. Basically I haven't done much. It hit me a few days ago that I… Continue reading What’s Your Excuse?