Category Archives: Life Management

When Getting Sick Isn’t In Your Schedule

This week I decided it would be a good time to get sick. I carefully planned for it in my schedule so that no plans would be disrupted and everything would still be accomplished…. Right. Because that happens. Sick never … Continue reading

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How To Hold a Time Management Garage Sale

Are there things on your schedule that are cluttering your day? Are they getting in the way of things that actually matter to you? This week, I cleared out all the clutter in our house and had a garage sale. … Continue reading

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Are You More Than Your Job?

“So, what do you do?” That’s one of the first questions we’re asked when meeting someone for the first time. The answer usually entails some sort of job or profession. Basically, whatever brings in money and pays the bills. However, … Continue reading

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No Crystal Ball? Then Stop Worrying

“What if I don’t get the promotion? What if my flight is late? What if my house doesn’t sell?” Our obsession with trying to predict the future takes up a lot of our time and energy. Until you have a … Continue reading

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Are Your Goals Gathering Dust in Your Closet?

Do you have “nice” clothes sitting in your closet that you never wear because you’re waiting for the right special occasion? (Men, if this is a foreign concept to you, it’s definitely a thing, and we women do it all … Continue reading

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How to Wake Up Earlier

What would YOU do with an extra hour in the day? Would you exercise? Spend it with family? Clean that room you’ve been meaning to get to? One of the easiest places to find more time in your day is … Continue reading

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3 Ways to Celebrate Success

YOU are amazing and have accomplished incredible things. Have you stepped back and appreciated that recently? Sometimes people are hesitant to celebrate success because it takes time, and they’re afraid they’ll become complacent with their accomplishments and lose the drive … Continue reading

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My Journey Into Gray

They say that in order to get high blog traffic, your best bet is to make your blogs short with a catchy title. And don’t write about yourself too much because then the readers won’t be able to see themselves … Continue reading

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Are You Losing Time After Your Vacation?

Summer vacations are wonderful! Coming home from summer vacations? Well, that’s a different story. After a relaxing week of fun, coming back to the harsh realities of work can seem daunting, stressful, and a bit overwhelming. Try these tips for … Continue reading

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Everything You’ve Heard About Working From Home is Wrong

OK, well maybe not everything, but after spending a substantial part of the past year working in my home office, I’ve found that a lot of the “work-from-home” time management advice out there should be refined. Here’s how I would … Continue reading

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