The Case of the Disappearing Journal by Carolyn Keene

I’ve been listening to Emily P. Freeman’s podcast The Next Right Thing and in it she often mentions how at the end of a season, she likes to look back and reflect on the past few months: what went right, what could have been done differently, what to think about for that same season the following year. I really like…

Got my zen back

Okay…I think I’m done playing around with the theme and layout of my blog. I really like how this looks now. I’m curious though – how do you read my blog: a desktop or laptop a tablet a phone Not that your answer will change my layout (it’s supposed to automatically resize depending on what kind of device you are…

Losing my Zen

I wanted a new look for my blog so I spent LOTS OF MINUTES last night setting up a new theme and customizing my colors and choosing a cute background so everything would be coordinated and pretty and then I hit “publish” and NONE OF MY CHANGES SAVED  and so I tried again today but IT STILL WON’T WORK so…

Happy New Year

Well I totally meant to write a meaningful end-of-year post, but December got a little crazy and I just didn’t get around to it. I’ll do a quick wrap up right now before I move on to my goals for this year. What I did well last year: tracked all of my expenses for the year so I could see…

Banking it up

In my last post, I talked about self-care in relation to caring for others. You really can’t pour from an empty cup – you have to fill yourself up so that you don’t feel resentful or frustrated when others need something from you. On the flip side of that, we all need to fill ourselves up so that we can…