Saying No Without Guilt

For many of us, being able to say “no” without feeling guilty is like as novelist Stephen King puts it… “Crossing the Atlantic Ocean in a bathtub. There’s plenty of…

Magic of the Quiet Zone

Does even the thought of having a “Quiet Zone” at your house during the upcoming holidays sound like Sci-Fi?!? If you’re like a lot of folks, approaching the holiday season…

Surviving Shifting Sand

It is officially the beginning of the holiday season! Thanksgiving! What a wonderful time to be with friends and family without the pressure of finding the perfect gift and usually…

Taking the Plunge – You Are Not Alone

Well, I did it!!! I took the plunge! Even though it didn’t involve water, it did feel like jumping into the deep end of a diving pool… a little dark,…

WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN!

You may have noticed that things have been quiet on my end for a few months. I’ve received emails and calls from many of you, and on those occasions when…