Small Change: Clear the way for joy

March 17, 2015

As I was sitting on the plane coming home from California I wasn’t the least bit bummed to be heading back to MN. In fact I was itching with excitement. Why? Because it’s March Madness time! Today the first games …Read More

Small Change: Create a system for each mode of life

March 10, 2015

At the end of our 2-day Lifestyle Design Camp one of our designers asked a really unique question. After talking about how to schedule self-improvement and create routines that support it she asked; How do you handle a non-routine life? …Read More

Small Change: Define the supportive role

March 2, 2015

When I made the final decision to write my book this year I knew that it would be a major, MAJOR task. I would need to change how I was doing things currently in order to fit in hours of writing …Read More

Small Change: Find your Kyrptonite

February 17, 2015

I’m pretty good at keeping our house clean. Ok, I just lied. I’m terrible at keeping our house clean, but the systems and organization we have in place keep our house tidy. It doesn’t matter how gung ho I am …Read More

Small Change: address your behind the scenes

February 10, 2015

Well, you’re a good ways into the new year which is about the time you realize things aren’t quite going as planned. {Do they ever?} You had grand intentions even if you didn’t make a resolution and still you’re stuck. …Read More

Start your own #homeHAPPYhour

February 6, 2015

Today is my beloved’s birthday. We have some wonderfully low key things planned for the weekend with lots of time together and little effort. I won’t go into all the reasons I love him and how great he is because …Read More

A Big Announcement + A Favor

January 29, 2015

Last week I shared some news with my email list. I was really scared to share it, but I should have known better. They’re response absolutely blew me away and reminded me how much support I have. I’m not sure …Read More

A guide on how to guide your partner

January 23, 2015

During one of the many group discussions we had at the last Lifestyle Design Camp I got a question that I get all the time. It comes in many forms, but it always includes these words. How can I get …Read More

6 signs you might be doing your life’s work

January 16, 2015

All week I’ve been floating and tingly while diligently taking the next steps following Lifestyle Design Camp this past weekend. I’ve know for a while now that I’m here on earth to be a patient and gentle teacher. After reading …Read More

What would happen if you just picked up and left?

January 8, 2015

While we were home for Christmas my in-laws booked plane tickets to Florida on Wednesday and left town Friday. I watched them get their lodging and rental car booked, pack and prepare their year-end business stuff. They left for a week …Read More