November 16, 2018

Make a “Do or Die” Commitment to Get Unstuck

  The other morning, I woke up, got out of bed, and peeked out the back door. It was cold and rainy. My kitty, Remy, took a few steps onto the porch and ran back in. Our hot Texas summer had just skipped over fall and landed smack dab into winter. 40 degrees is not winter… Read More

Is Fear of Failure Holding You Back?

Today, the hot topic is failure. It’s timely, because I just failed in writing a blog. I’ve been working on a blog for two weeks that was supposed to be posted already, but it flopped. I could say it was a failure, or I’m a failure. Or I could just say that it didn’t work… Read More

Does Your Job Spark Joy? Does It Need To?

‘Tis the season… to be Joyful!! The greeting cards, the Christmas shows, the holiday music, even the wrapping paper – it’s all reminding us to feel joy. I’ve got joy on the brain and my mind is drifting off, not to the land of sugar plum fairies, but to this question of joy and work…. Read More

There’s A New Guy In My Life

So there’s this new guy in my life named Andy. He’s kind of bald. No, not kind of. There’s a very distinct lack of hair on his head, but it looks rather good on him. He sports a lovely British accent and just the sound of his voice calms my mind. When I listen to… Read More

Create Your Own “Personal Pan Retreat!”

I’m calling it your “Personal Pan Retreat” in homage to those tasty little pizzas you get to design with your very own choice of toppings. Want extra cheese? You got it. Hold the anchovies? No problem. Extra sauce? Check! Why a retreat? Life on the proverbial hamster wheel has such momentum that it’s difficult to… Read More