The one law of economics affecting your goals

It’s peach season, and I’m obsessed. I’m the person who buys a box of peaches at the farmer’s market and eats one before she leaves, doing a funny half-squat move so that the juice doesn’t drip all over. I was peeling some of my peaches for cobbler (I prefer mine au...

Overcoming resistance to change

The other day I walked by some of the most beautiful daisies in a neighbor’s garden. Standing tall like nature’s lollipops, they were purple, orange, and a hot pink that almost looked fake. I snapped a pic and went on my way. Later that day, I decided to change my...

The only rules of life you need to know

The other day I woke up nice and early and started my morning routine. Make some coffee, put away the dishes, journal for a bit. Since I love podcasts, I popped in my headphones for a morning session.  But I quickly found myself distracted and unable to listen. It was...

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The other day I tried something new: making fresh Spring rolls.  You know, those see-through mini burritos you find on the appetizer list at Asian places. I was inspired to make them after having some that were truly delightful. The chopped veggies and taste of mint...

Want to give up? Read this

“We should just leave.” I was standing in the most beautiful house. The wood floors were newly redone. The kitchen was open with a custom copper sink. The bathroom tile was even heated (now that’s bougie).  It was perfect, and… I didn’t want to see anymore. You see,...