Archive of ‘Choices’ category

As 2015 comes to an end …

Happy? Smiling! Focused? On it! Confused? Nope!

‘Tis the season to be _____ (fill in the blank)

Statistics tell us (and I won’t quote them here) that this can be a very sad and depressing time for folks. All of the Ho-Ho-Ho and Mistletoe push their very last button it seems. Eight days of wonder start tonight for our Jewish friends. We Christians have managed to make this jollyness and gift-buying-and-giving operation […] Read more…

Yipes – tomorrow’s December 1!!!!!

Here we go again – we plunge right from the gratitudes of Thanksgiving (sometimes with its own stressful challenges also known as ‘family’) right into the crush of Christmas. Time to say “Whoa there, Nellie” – let’s take a breath. Yes, this is me, the often pushed-to-be-everything-to-everyone woman. Funny how God – The Universe – […] Read more…

Playing with Time – Part 2 (and the saga continues)

I just backed up and deleted files from my laptop.  I kept getting those annoying messages that my memory was almost full.  Like a need a pop-up to tell me that! I got to thinking: wouldn’t it be great if I could back-up or copy onto an outside jump drive the flying monkeys in my […] Read more…

Balfour Publishing _ Today’s Tip_By the numbers

TODAY’S TIP: By the numbers – telling the story visually Universal, specific, adaptable, recognizable, factual, predictable, legitimate and multilingual. What could be this expansive? A Number. Count on it. Years after your graduation, numbers will tell stories. For almost three quarters of the 20th century, gas prices averaged 30 cents a gallon. Your grandparents could […] Read more…

Oprah’s life coach coaches me! (Side One)

Actually anyone can receive Martha Beck‘s Daily Inspirations – I’m not THAT special (well, really, I am but that’s another blog all together!). This morning Martha writes (info@marthabeck.com) If you scrutinize your own life, you’ll find you do plenty of things that violate the dichotomies in your mind. I certainly do. We’re considerate, selfless, and […] Read more…

The Gift of Time – A Planning Tool