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How Would You Like a Few Months Off?

There’s a commercial from the ‘80s here in the US about a woman trying to manage a chaotic household. In exasperation,…

How to Connect and Partner with Your Intuition

Remember last week when I talked about shutting down the shoulds? That “should” voice can be a real asshole, however…

Shutting Down the “Shoulds”

Melissa and I had some returns to do at IKEA. It’s about an hour’s drive from our house, so not a quick trip. We…

If You Love Me, Don’t Leave Me Your Crap

After Helen’s mother moved into an assisted living facility, she got to work clearing out her house in preparation…

When “Good Enough” Isn’t

I’ve had a cotton swab container in my bathroom for years. It’s actually a sugar bowl that I bought to use as…

The Power of Stupid-Small Steps

As human beings, we are, by nature, instant gratification seekers. When we get an idea in our heads, we want it to happen NOW.…

Is It Time to Spring Clean Your Goals

I’m not sure about where you live, but here in New England, the only thing that says “spring” is the calendar.…

5 Steps to Make Change Stick

*Updated Feb 28, 2018

Do you ever feel like you’re fighting an uphill battle when you try to make a change in your life?…

That Thing Stopping You Likely Isn’t the Thing at All

Last week, Melissa and I began work on a new household budget. Yes, it was as fun as it sounds, and it also took me on a ride I never…

Reframe Your Shame to Up Your Game

The other night, I made a passive-aggressive comment toward Melissa to indirectly let her know that I would like her help…