Month: January 2014

Getting into a routine

I need my routine! How many of you get out of sync when your routine is interrupted? The snow storm this week has allowed me to completely lose track of what day it is! My husband has been home from work a lot this week, which is highly unusual – due to hazardous road conditions.…
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The Power of NO

I have written about the need to say “No” before, but have recently been asked to revisit the topic. Let me start with a story…. I was in the hallway of a past work place asking a co-worker if they could help with an evening event. They hemmed and hawed and eventually gave some explanation…
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When we’re waiting

I’ve written about patience, and how I usually equate patience with waiting – which isn’t really the case. I’ve also told folks that waiting is not one of my strong points. So, how do you go about waiting without going bonkers?! I think there are three primary reasons we wait. 1. Waiting to hear good…
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Baker’s Dozen for a Successful Marriage

I had previously started a blog titled “Tit4Tat” but it didn’t really sound like a good title. If I were to say that to you, I think you would know what I meant. Wouldn’t you? Basically, you did this so I’m going to do that. Right? The whole idea can from hearing someone say that…
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