Category Archives: Stress

Building Your House of Productivity: “Walls” and “Layout” (Part 2 of 4)

As I promised a couple of weeks ago, it’s time to start building your metaphorical “House of Productivity” (or HOP) so you can have a more enjoyable, sane, and fruitful autumn. (Go here for more on why I’m talking about productivity now.) Today we’ll go over the first two crucial ingredients: the metaphorical walls, roof…

Building A House of Productivity (Part 1):

A Fall-Proof Plan for Avoiding Overwhelm and Burnout   The end of August…summer seems to be ending suddenly as we gear up for the new season and school year. It’s a time of half hope and half dread—what we put off during summer needs finishing, or more likely, we might be about to start something—a…

127 Hours to Grounding, Gratitude, and Grace

Happy Holidays! As readers of last month’s ezine may know, I’ve been busy finishing my free e-book and audio exercises for holiday stress, The Pleasure of Presents Presence. Now that it’s done, I’m excited to share the full recipe to help you bring grounding, gratitude, and grace back during this über-stressful season. Last week as…