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The Power of Not Messing Around

A few years ago, I realized that my life wasn’t going the way I wanted it to. Sure, I was happy overall. I had a family I loved and a career I was passionate about. I set and stuck to personal goals. My belief system gave me direction and purpose. But still, something was off. […]

Knowing Your Achilles’ Heel and Secret Sauce

You are destined for greatness. It might sound cheesy or cliche, but it’s true. You are 100% capable of “creating happy” in your life. You can bring positive change to your life and to the world. Success, love, happiness, fulfillment—it’s all within your reach. But you do have to put in the work to get […]

You Have What You Need to Live the Life You Want

How many times have you thought to yourself: If only I had…I would be happier if I was just a little more…Things will be better once…With more support, I could… It’s okay, we’ve all had those thoughts. And if I had to guess, I would say that all those thoughts got us to the same […]

8 Renewing Affirmations for Finding Creativity at Work

Creativity can be elusive, especially if you’re suffering from creative burnout. This can be especially frustrating at work, as you’re trying to solve problems, work effectively, and meet deadlines. There are many different things you can try when it comes to helping yourself renew your creativity, but one of my favorite methods is the use […]

What is Self-Love, and How Do I Know if I’m Doing It?

Loving yourself comes easy to some people. (Maybe too easy, in fact.) But for many of us, it can be difficult to know what “self-love” even looks like.  We think a lot about how we can show love to other people, but loving ourselves often gets pushed to the back burner. And if you’re not […]

8 Ways to Love Yourself This Valentine’s Season (and Why It’s Important)

Love is a many splendid thing. (It’s also a battlefield, according to Pat Benatar, but that’s neither here nor there).  And during Valentine’s season, love is front and center.  As great as it is to take a day to focus on the people we cherish most, there’s one person you likely haven’t given much thought […]

How to Use Design Thinking to Conquer Self-Doubt

John Steinbeck was an American author whose works include renowned classics like The Grapes of Wrath, East of Eden, and Of Mice and Men. The Grapes of Wrath is considered part of the American literary canon, and it won both the National Book Award and a Pulitzer Prize for fiction, and is often included in […]

How Can I Simplify My Life?

As I’ve worked to fine tune my ideas about happiness and “designing life” over the years, I’ve had the wonderful opportunity to talk to many different people about the things they love about their lives—and the things they wish were different. When I ask people what they want to change about their lives, I often […]