Twelve Things I learned about Self-Activation This Year

This year has been an incredible year of stepping up and growing for me. I’ve hit many walls, … Continue Reading

How To Hold On To Childhood

It always strikes hardest at the beginning of summer when the kids are out of school and they … Continue Reading

Why Nonpreneurs Matter

Not everyone wants to take over the world. Not everyone wants to be disruptive, innovative, on the front … Continue Reading

Our Connected Selfie Delusion

Thirty years ago my grandmother was dying of cancer. She was bedridden and there were no cell phones, … Continue Reading

What Fuels Creators?

I am pretty much unemployable – in the traditional sense. In fact, most fulfilled writers, creatives and entrepreneurs … Continue Reading

What Makes Happy People Happy?

Happiness these days is our elusive Yeti. We all get a glimpse of it once in a while … Continue Reading

Why I’m Not Trying To Raise Happy Kids

“I just want my kids to be happy” is one of the biggest parenting pit-falls we could slip … Continue Reading

Why Being Selfful is Important

Being ‘selfful’ is not like being ‘selfish’. First of all, there are no fish involved. And second of all, it … Continue Reading

Happy Mama, Happy Baby

Do you remember those ads for baby milk, laundry detergent, and toothpaste they had on TV in the … Continue Reading

Hope or Optimism

I’ve often been accused of being a pathetic optimist. I graciously accept the label. With one caveat. I’d … Continue Reading