Parenting when you are on crutches with a broken leg: Some reflections. And: IS IT POSSIBLE? A report from the trenches. So I went on a girls’ downhill mountain biking weekend in Fernie. My husband was worried about me coming home hungover and not useful. He was definitely correct on the latter. Which brings me… Read More Reflections on Parenting with a Broken Leg
Do you remember watching the Secret years ago, when it came out? John Assaraf, one of the entrepreneurs talked about setting up a cork vision board and he’d pin magazine pictures, etc. to it. Back in the 90s I had what was like the early predecessor of a pinterest board or vision board. I… Read More How to Have a Great Maternity Leave: Create a Vision Board on Pinterest – It May Change Your Life.
Most of the motherhood and entrepreneurial podcasts I listen to emphasize again and again the importance of finding a mentor. Someone whom you can learn from, look up to, aspire to be, and converse with along this complex journey. I couldn’t help but think that this is an area of life in which I have not had… Read More I Didn’t Have a Motherhood Mentor or a Mom to Help Me – But Everything Worked Out.
As usual, listening to the Tim Ferris podcast this morning blew my mind wide open. Sure, it could have been the bulletproof coffee too, but the combination of the two are magical on a morning commute. Especially when he has Tony Robbins on. Like me, Tony Robbins is a life coach, albeit a very experienced… Read More How to Have a Great Maternity Leave – Listen to Podcasts (Like Tim Ferriss and Tony Robbins)
Today I wanted to talk about an important component of time management that I have noticed successful people (especially Moms!) doing, and have been trying out the last two months or so. As always, I try out different things, and experiment / apply them to my “mom life” before I share them here. In my… Read More Good Time Management is About Embracing Your Strengths
Most of us have been unwilling (and unconscious) participants in a popular dialogue. “I’m a mom! I don’t have time!” We just buy into it and assume its the truth, right? And then we get to the newborn stage and think my life will never be the same again. It’s like deer in headlights… Read More Babies are the Best Thing To Happen To Your Time and Daily Schedule.