Telling Truths With Compassion 1

Some time ago, I became obsessed about telling the truth. Truth telling seemed to be a tricky business. On the one hand, saying what you think out loud is authentic, if that’s what you truly feel. But, it can also hurt another. I’ve seen some people look quite crushed over hearing a truth. On the ...

Being Unapologetically Myself

Being Unapologetically Myself
  I’ve been experimenting with getting out of my comfort zone, as some of you followers of this blog now know.  I’ve tried fun things, new experiences, and had some confrontations too. These were all self-started efforts, and as such, I was the source of creating my own discomfort and the resulting personal growth. I ...

Free Time #5: The Trick To New Habits

Free Time #5: The Trick To New Habits
Quick intro: This post is part of a five part series on creating Free Time. To read from the beginning, check out this post: If You Want Free Time, Start Here. I’m amazingly good at starting new projects. Love the thrill of finding an inspiring idea and putting it in action. Like, if I read ...

How To Love The Job You Hate

At some point the honeymoon is over. You know what I mean: you get a job, you’re all excited about it, and everything is going great. You’re so relieved to leave that last job, with the bad boss, and silly co-workers. But, eventually, the initial period at your new company is over, and you start ...

How To Turn Impatience Into Self Awareness

How To Turn Impatience Into Self Awareness
I am impatient. Very impatient. I constantly feel something is amiss, that something is not “as it should be”. It could show up in simple matters such as the impatience I feel trying to get my dawdling son out the door for school on time. This event repeats EVERY day, and yet, I act shocked ...