Five Steps to Stop Procrastinating

Five Steps to Stop Procrastinating

We all procrastinate and we all have a long list of excuses for why we do it, but how do you overcome it? Whether it’s writing your novel, cleaning out your spare bedroom or completing a work or school assignment, you can try out these five steps on a task that you’ve...
Benefits of Creativity

Benefits of Creativity

What comes to mind when you think of being creative? Do you think that it is frivolous and unnecessary? Do you think of it as being indulgent or selfish? Or is it something only liberal arts majors think about? The truth is that creativity is vital to being a...
Five Ways to Silence Your Inner Critic

Five Ways to Silence Your Inner Critic

We all have one. That voice in your head that points out every flaw and mistake. It keeps us from trying new things and putting ourselves out there. And when you are trying to explore your creativity, the inner critic seems to have a heyday. “You’re not an...
National Coloring Book Day & Preview

National Coloring Book Day & Preview

I think there is a national holiday for everything these days and today is National Coloring Book day. What better day to give you a preview of my “Colorful Life” coloring book? You can download a sample page here.  Coloring is still a popular pastime for...
Your Most Valuable Commodity

Your Most Valuable Commodity

It isn’t money. It isn’t your knowledge or experience. It isn’t luck. It’s your TIME. Nothing is more important because it is the one thing that you can’t replenish. Once it is gone, there is nothing you can do to get it back and you...
Are You Having a Good Day?

Are You Having a Good Day?

“How was your day?” is the first question that my husband asks me when he gets home. Most of the time I say it was good and offer a few details, but other times the day can seem less than good and I explain why. The problem is that those details or...