Tag Archives: Get your life under control

Taking a ‘time out’ from the chaos

Excuse me while I dust off the keyboard here! I can’t believe it has been almost a month since I last posted. Let me start today’s post with this question: Did you get everything done this summer that you planned to do? For many of you, the summer season is full of activities – you…

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10 Easy Tips to Take Stress Out of Your Day – staying on top of the little things!

“To live in perpetual want of little things is a state, not indeed of torture, but of constant vexation.” -Samuel Johnson Have you noticed that you have given up (or lost track of) so many little things in your life that they have turned into a bunch of really big things that significantly add to…

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If you are having a bad day, read this…

Having a bad day? Read this. For best results, use as directed. Wash, rinse and repeat. For internal use only. Today was just a bad day. That’s all… just a really bad day. You are not alone. You are not worthless. You have value. No one is out to get you. You are strong. Believe…

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The 2 most important things I do to keep my sanity each day

Tonight I stopped the world long enough to write this post. Today was a bit more taxing than usual, as Dan’s TBI (brain injury if you are new here) was acting up more than usual with his loss of balance, confusion and agitation. Add to that a sick kid was home from school and missing…

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What to consider if your husband stresses out while you are away from home

Have you ever left the house by yourself, even for a short time, only to come home to find your PTSD/TBI husband having a tizzy, or in a bad mood, and neither of you really know why? I didn’t know it at the time, but in 2008 the clues were staring right at me, smack-dab…

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6 Life Lessons I Learned From Stalkers, Bullies and Haters

Let’s talk about haters. Yours, and mine. First, we have to look at our biggest critics. Ourselves. Make no mistake…We all do it: that little voice in us that questions our abilities, our talents, our strengths and our gut feelings. “What if I am not good enough? What if I am not smart enough? What…

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Life Lessons in Leadership and Motivation: Solving Problems I Didn’t Know I Had

God works in mysterious ways.  I just received some answers to problems I didn’t even realize I had.  Just a few moments ago I stepped out on my back balcony to calm myself from the chaos of my day.  All I expected from this soiree to the balcony was a bit of sunshine and a…

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The easiest AND most transformative thing you can do to change your life instantly

I want to give you something you can do right now that will completely transform your life.  It’s something so easy, so simple, and such a no-brainer when you stop to think about it, but it is something that comes right before every “ah-hah!” moment you’ve had in your life. It’s really easy, but we…

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