Stop multi-tasking. It’s not a thing.

multi-tasking

Multi-tasking has long been thought to be the litmus test of how we measure the ability to be productive. Corporate America has required this enigmatic skill for decades, which is why, being the not-so-Spring-chicken that I am, I assumed that Read More …

Why Stillness Scares Us – The Rejection of Silence

Silence. Stillness. It’s what we crave when we escape to the beach, the woods and the mountains.  It’s why we prefer “private” balconies, back yards and islands. Silence is what we instinctively seek when we need to “clear our heads” Read More …

I don’t like you at all, but I’m still going to need you to be really impressed with me, okay?

Hey there! I’m not feeling terribly well today, so I won’t be writing a new post. But I’m sharing one I wrote back in November that I felt was worth revisiting. Take Care! – Jessica To be yourself in a Read More …

Is taking care of yourself your last priority?

So, we’re adults. Or at least that’s what we call ourselves (I sometimes need to remind my husband). Most of us have careers, and many of us are parents. We’re busy taking care of everyone and everything…else. Is taking care Read More …

How do you find your purpose?

I’ve grappled with the concept or idea of a larger purpose for most of my adult life. What am I here for? What is my calling? What is my life’s purpose and how will I know if I got it Read More …

I Can’t Breathe – Compassion, Empathy and Human Kindness

I’ve stayed largely silent with regard to what has been going on in Ferguson the last few months, the I Can’t Breathe campaign, and the current protests taking place all over the nation, mainly because this is predominately a humor Read More …