How Your Big Goal May Be Holding You Back

Yesterday found me at a beloved spot in good old Southern California: the beach. Ah yes, the beach. Whether on a lake, the banks of the river or the Pacific Ocean…most of us have experienced that magical strip of sand that meets some body of water and extricates a bit of joy from deep down. Most of us have also discovered the other truth about the beach… ...
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Lessons Learned from Living with 40 People for 14 Days

The last few weeks found me roaming around China. I’d like to say I did it with a sturdy map and an ever sturdier pair of exploring legs, but that would be a big, fat lie. Instead, hubby and I signed up for a tour...one that found us on a bus, at meals and in hotels with 40 other people. Now, we all know that vacationing with others - even those we know - c...
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An Open Letter to my Mind

Hello Mind- It appears we need to have a little talk. We’ve been through a lot together, you and me. And I want you to know I’ve always loved our partnership. I’ve appreciated your careful consideration when making decisions, your ability to find solutions to complex problems, and the ongoing, witty internal banter that’s given me the distractions I someti...
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