Excuses in your stocking?

For years, I’ve been putting up my five-foot silver tinsel tree that I adore. It was the perfect fit for...

Reclaim your energy and focus

When I visit my friends with dogs, their puppies are so ecstatic to see you, they jump and wiggle like...

Attention Procrastinators – Here’s what I learned in college

Back in college, I was a MASTER procrastinator. Once, I sat at a diner with friends drinking coffee and eating...

Don’t be fearless

I have a fear of open water. Though it doesn’t feel irrational, it sort of is. I'm a former competitive swimmer and...

A story about a break-in that improved my life

A few years ago, our house was robbed. It was scary, violating, and tragic. We lost irreplaceable, sentimental items like...

It’s Cheetah Time!

Tis the season when it seems way too early for holiday music and festivities, but walk into any shop and...

Digital Decluttering

Many know I'm a big fan of Marie Kondo, the Japanese organizing consultant and author of The Life Changing Magic of...

What scares you?

Ghosts, goblins, and ghouls… Zombies, werewolves, and vampires… Change, technology and failure…. There are lots of spooky things in this...

The Cure to Self-Negotiation

Snooze buttons... Sporadic workouts... Sporadic organization... These are things I used to have in my life. I loathed them. The...