Tag: priorites

  • Why You Can Chill Out About Other People

    Why You Can Chill Out About Other People

    A few weeks ago I was weaving my way through an art exhibit. It was set up so that you went through it in a single file line. Sounds simple, right? Except people don’t view art in the exact same way. Some could spend a whole day doing it. Others… …not so much. This particular exhibit…

  • A Tale of Two Freak-Outs

    A Tale of Two Freak-Outs

    What better way to learn a valuable, humbling lesson than by having a total, unadulterated freak-out? Having two of them. I would know. Though Santa was not involved, both of my personal incidents were still special in their own way, and each actually had a different fix. Yet, in the end, they both pointed to the…

  • Why Work-Life Balance is Bogus…and How to Get it Anyway

    Why Work-Life Balance is Bogus…and How to Get it Anyway

    Recently I found myself tackling an ambitiously crazy to-do list. I decided to update my website, start writing my new book, get new client business, keep my blog going and join an extremely well-connected new committee. Oh, and I wanted to have a little fun, too. I told myself it was completely doable. I just…

  • The One Question You Need to Ask Yourself. Twice.

    Last week my husband called with what he thought was exciting news. He’d scored free tickets to the Aztecs game and – more importantly in his opinion – to the fireworks show afterwards. “The fireworks are supposed to be incredible,” he told me excitedly. “Wanna go?” And then he waited for my answer. The truth?…