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8 Ways to Get Motivated

June 11, 2013


At work or at home, staying motivated can sometimes be a challenge. I’ve come across 8 great ways to kick start your mojo when boredom or procrastination sets in. 1) Read a book. There are thousands of great, time-tested books available for inspiration and motivation. Im not a big fan of fiction, I actually love […]

Clean Your Closet, Clear Your To Do List, Create Space for Opportunity

May 27, 2013


Is there a term for being the opposite of a hoarder? If there is, I’m that. I love to de-clutter. Tidying the junk drawer, re-organize the home office, culling my wardrobe between seasons; these are all great ways to give my unconscious mind the time and space it needs to tackle a nagging task or […]

Todays 1lb Success

April 11, 2013


After six months of winter, diets that I thought hard about starting, an increasing dislike for wearing pants, and the same old frustration with that bastard scale not giving-in with a single notion of weakness or sign that it might move at all…. I have lost a pound. That’s right ONE POUND. How’d I do […]

The Always and The Never Lists

April 1, 2013


I read an article about creating an ‘always’ and a ‘never’ lists and something about it resonated with me. I learned years ago that I should “never say never” because as life unfolds, priorities change and perspectives shift, I find myself dealing with feelings of guilt and hypocrisy doing things now that for years I […]

How To Get Your Dream Job

March 14, 2011


I’ve been absent from my blogging lately, but there is a very good reason for it. After enjoying almost a full year of “funemployment”, last week I started a new job. Not just any job, my dream job. I know there are lots of people that are still looking for work or maybe looking for […]

Those Days

July 24, 2010


Ever had one of “those” days? The days where nothing in particular goes wrong but somehow you get worn out, it’s grinds you down, chips away at you one test of will at a time? Maybe you were exhausted, you burnt your toast, you spilt the milk, you couldn’t find your car keys, your hair […]

After a nights’ rest…

July 23, 2010


There is one thing I’ve figured out… The only thing I can change now is my attitude. It’s going to be a great day.