Want More Joy? 7 Surefire Steps to Lasting Joy

  Hello there! I’ve been thinking and writing a lot about self-discipline.  It’s a habit or a mindset that leads to intense satisfaction and lasting joy. The joy comes when a mountain of work is accomplished and the reward is reserved for when it is done.  Then upon completion, several deep exhales of held breath […]

7 Top Ways We Waste Time – and How to STOP

  Hello My Friend, I won’t take too much of your time on this — if you could stop wasting time how much would your life improve? Just visualize how your creativity, productivity, joy and peace of mind can be IF you used more of your time to actually live the life you dream of […]

BEing in The Land of Joy (& NOT Just Doing Stuff)

  Hello My Friend, I want to share this post ( on Facebook ) about the joy of getting things done: “I just did something I’ve been putting off for God knows how long and I CANNOT express the joy of action…especially when I know it’s coming from a place of BEing and not just doing for […]

How to Take Stock of Your Personal Habits

Hello My Friend, As you consider creating new personal habits to help you achieve your dreams and goals it’s important to take stock of your positive and present habits. Often people have so much more going on than they realize. “Going on” in a good way I mean.  Yet they set out to acquire new […]

How to Create Space and End P + O (Procrastination and Overwhelm)

Hello My Friend, There’s something magical about doing a thing that has been put off for as long as you can remember. You find energy and optimism you didn’t know existed.  All your senses become more aligned with your environment…you become more connected and aligned with all things powerful. Today, do something YOU HAVE BEEN […]

How to Do More Every Day – 18 Ways to Get Distracting Feelings Out of Your Way!

Hello My Friend, Over the years, people have said to me again and again…and I have said to myself too… “These feelings are in my way.” Feelings are always getting in the way of getting things done. They seem to have a mind of their own – and actually that statement is more accurate than […]

Answer These 10 Questions and You WILL Achieve Your Goals!

Hello! So much has been said and written about achieving goals and productivity.  Everyone has an opinion and “fresh” perspective. Here’s an approach that’s not so fresh but will have the desired results of getting more done and achieving your goals.  First, respond to these 10 questions – honestly, of course :-). ►10 “simple” questions: […]

How to RISE when you fall… AND get the most out of the fall (3 Quick Steps)

Hello My Friend, When you begin a project or take on new goals, I know you  have the best intentions. No one starts a thing with the desire to fail, stumble or fall!  But inevitably, life happens and commitments weaken with shifting priorities. It’s part of being human…managing the valleys along with the peaks of achievement. We […]

3 main time-wasters and 10 steps to STOP!

Hello My Friend! When we look back on life and how time passed – SO often we have regrets about what could have been accomplished in that space of time! We often spend time in ways not planned. Usually the plan is to be productive but often we are not. Here’s how we waste time […]

How much time do you spend sharpening your axe?

Hello My Friend, How long do you spend “sharpening your axe”?  The axe represents your tools, skills, mindsets, knowledge, talents and gifts.   The sharpening process is how you prepare for and improve your craft and indeed, your life. How much time do you invest in preparation for your meetings, projects and presentations?  When the stakes […]