The past few months have taught us that some of the things we thought were important in our lives really aren’t. We’ve (hopefully) learned how to appreciate more and not take things like going to the movies or seeing friends for granted. But I’m still seeing people in frantic chaos and it’s a reminder to… Continue reading Still Need to Slow Down?
The world is a noisy place. Sometimes a very noisy place. Which is exactly why we have to find or even create some quiet. This morning on my drive to work I didn’t turn on the radio. I didn’t listen to a podcast. I didn’t Bluetooth in and talk on my phone. I just… Continue reading Find Some Quiet
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N7-PHLqkzko&t=13s Every time I feel overwhelmed it’s due to information overload, like my brain just can’t process anything else. As I was scrolling through social media, signing up for even more e-mail newsletters, webinars, and free trainings, I realized I wasn’t following my own advice to “use what you have”. I was just adding more… Continue reading How to Overcome (or Avoid) Overwhelm
A few years ago I wrote about how to Simplify the Season so maybe the holidays can be less stressful and more enjoyable. I still agree with everything I wrote. The biggest thing I suggest is honesty. Be honest with your friends and family about how much you feel you can do and be really… Continue reading Simplify the Holiday Season
Every time you get behind the wheel of a car, you’re in control of a 2 ton weapon. Yipes! What a strange, but very accurate, way to think about it. But knowing that might make you more aware of how serious the privilege of driving really is. You may need to slow down your anxious… Continue reading Slow Down Anxious Driving