S.M.A.R.T.

Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote, “What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” This is a powerful, relevant quote as we put the finishing touches on 2022 and prepare to embark on adventures that await us in 2023. Although...

Self-Care

When it comes to self-care, what kind of things come to mind?  Do you engage in self-care?  Are you able to define what it means to care for self?  Self-care has been defined as providing adequate attention to one’s own physical and psychological...

We Were On A Break

Remember when Ross and Rachel were “on a break?” If you do not, I am firstly really surprised because almost EVERYBODY alive at the time was watching “Friends” when it originally aired. Those that were born after are watching it or binging it now. I am also really sad...

Keep it Simple Silly/Sugar/Sunshine

I got a text from a friend of mine the other day. It said, “I am so happy!” Technically, there was another word between “so” and “happy” which maybe would not be appropriate for a public/professional blog. We will just say that she wanted me to know that she was...

Sometimes, Perspective Is Everything

Happy New Year!  I know! I know! We are pushing February.  The year is not so new anymore. Looking back those three weeks or so, was anybody else as surprised as I was that so many people were sooooo ready to be done with 2019?  Personally, I do not remember the year,...

What’s In A Name?

The alarm goes off and you hit the snooze.  That repeats every 10 minutes or so until you get sick of it and turn the alarm off all the way, only to roll over yet again. It is not that you did not get enough sleep.  It is not even really because you are tired. It is...