Smoke Signals

Today I made popcorn with my little girl. It’s not the microwave kind. I’m akin to the homemade popcorn makers because it’s fun to watch and I like the taste and texture better (more roast-y, less microwave-y). We’ve made popcorn before, no big. But I couldn’t find...

How to Work When You Don’t Feel Like It

(a.k.a. the source of procrastination) One of the reasons we procrastinate and *don’t* get stuff done is because we don’t feel like it. You can be a time-blocking ninja, but if you don’t *do* the things you’ve scheduled, you’re not going to get anything done. So how...

Plan for Success

“Planning is bringing the future into the present so that you can do something about it now.” – Alan Lakein When you plan, act as if the thing you want has already happened. Then look back at the steps you’ve taken to get there. What can you do today to move...