gratitude journaling

Make 2017 Your Best Year Yet!

With the start of each new year, many of us take an inventory of what we've accomplished in the past year, contemplate where we'd like to go this year, and then set some goals for ourselves. It's a tradition that has been around for at least as long as I've been alive... The problem is […]

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Goals, Resolutions or Intentions?

This is the time of year when we look at our goals from last year, see how we did, make new ones for the new year, and then formulate a plan for making it all happen. I'm very glad to have this process, especially this year. Last week I thought I hadn't done very well on […]

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Technology Not Making Life Easier?!

Well, technology is wonderful, when it works, but when it doesn't, it can be frustrating - IF You Let It Get To You! Tech glitches prevented me from publishing last week's newsletter. I didn't let it get to me, but I have to say that I have only recently mastered that skill. Even now, sometimes [&he...

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What Did I Come In Here For?

How is your short term memory these days? Long term memories, like movies and songs from our childhood, seem to stay with us. But how often during the week do you walk into a room to get something and forget exactly what it was that you went in there for? I find myself doing that […]

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Mindfulness Made Easy

We all know that life doesn't always go the way we intend. In fact, little and big surprises seem to be always popping up, but when we learn to deal with them in a calm way, the road is less bumpy. Here are a couple of simple tools for relieving anxiety that take very little […]

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How a Gratitude Journal Can Reduce Stress

How many of you are participating in the current Gratitude Challenge making its viral debut through Facebook? If you are, I’m sure you are noticing a difference in your mental clarity and overall sense of wellbeing. That’s because when we take a few minutes each day to allow ourselves to feel gr...

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