When you take on too much, when you lose sight of priorities, a little time “sleeping on the job” – or at least, sleeping – may prove to be a helpful exercise.
In need of a change? First in a series.
When familiarity is just fine, despite conventional wisdom.
Change one thing… See if it shakes things up for the better.
Disorientation at a crossroad. Life events to manage. Now what?
Why putting yourself last is a bad idea.
Perhaps it’s the same for marathoners. For recent college graduates. For prize winners of any sort. I distinctly remember feeling this way twenty years ago, in the days and weeks following my wedding. Months of planning and effort had yielded the desired outcome and after the excitement, the commotion, and the relief of having gotten […]
It is a holiday weekend in the US. Families are gathering, preparing picnics, watching Wimbledon (as I will be, shortly) or their other favorite sports. They’re preparing for foot races under a sizzling sun, for fireworks in the local park, for unwinding. They are slowing down. Pulling in. Taking a few days off. I am […]
The benefits of a few days off… from parenting.