Monthly Archives: February 2011

What is Your Life Trying to Tell You?

You’ve heard the saying, “Life is what happens while you’re making other plans?” Boy, did I have other plans last week. I planned to add core exercises to my routine. I planned to finish the short story that I’ve been … Continue reading

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How Strong Is Your Core? And Why Should You Care?

One of the biggest factors hampering my productivity these days is stiffness and pain in my back. Back problems put a limit on how long I can sit in a chair, and how long I can sit in a chair … Continue reading

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Week 6: Results of My Clutter Survey

I know, I’m way behind on posting the result of my clutter survey — so here we go. 🙂 If you remember, I’d been inspired by Dave Bruno’s 100 Thing Challenge, and wanted to see how far I might be … Continue reading

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Big Steps vs Small Steps: How To Choose?

Danniele brings up an excellent point — tackling a big project all at once and getting it over with quickly is so much more attractive than chipping away at it for a longer period of time. I sympathize. I want … Continue reading

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Make the Most of Your Small Steps by Having a Plan

I tackled a huge job over the last two weeks: painting my home office. Part of the reason it was a huge job was because first I had to declutter it, and second I needed to make a space in … Continue reading

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The Bare Necessities of Life

Remember that song from Disney’s adaptation of The Jungle Book, where Baloo the Bear sings about the bare necessities of life? Some honey, a few ants, a prickly pear…okay, my life isn’t as simple as Baloo’s. But maybe it could … Continue reading

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