What’s getting in your way?

What’s getting in your way?

If you’ve got a business then you’ve got dreams, ideas and a mission to share with the world. But there’s reality. There’s too much email, every inch of your calendar is full. You’ve got endless projects and all the tasks associated with those tasks. You feel too busy to even think of pursuing bigger dreams […]

Enjoy the Holidays AND Run your Business too

The holiday season is a funny time of the year for business owners, especially if you’re a service based company. People are buying more, spending with less inhibitions, and we’re all encouraged to sell more, to make offers, to create a holiday reason for buying. Yet when I think about what I want to focus […]

Clutter Free Gifts

Clutter Free Gifts

As I have written about in Minimalist Christmas with Kids there’s ways to do gifts with out the clutter of more stuff. The shopping frenzy of the holidays can be fun. It can be great to get a bunch of presents, anticipating how each person will love that sweater or new book. But it can […]

Preparing yourself for the holidays

Preparing yourself for the holidays

The holiday season has officially started, although stores have been pushing us to believe that for weeks. So if you’ve already gotten your calendar full and you’re feeling overwhelmed by the holidays, go grab a cup of tea, then come back and check out these tips for keeping your holidays happy and light. Schedule your […]

Doing nothing

Doing nothing

In this season of hustle and bustle is hard to think of doing nothing, but once again my kids are great teachers. I’ll occasionally find my son, lying on his bed looking at the ceiling, or out the window and if I ask him a question, he’ll promptly tell me to leave him, be quiet, […]

Your Secret Identity

Your Secret Identity

Halloween is my favorite holiday of the year. I love getting to be someone or something else- anything as a matter a fact for a day or a couple- since I’m going to a few parties, too. Of course I’ve always been me, been Heather, but for many years I tried to be this or […]

Too Much Garbage- Not A Problem

Too Much Garbage- Not A Problem

Have large garbage items been piling up in your garage, backyard, or the attic? They have in my house. I’m always trying to donate and repurpose as much as I can, but occasionally there are items I can find no other home for but in the garbage. Here’s where the bulky pickup provided by your […]

Habits- Sweet spot learnings

Habits- Sweet spot learnings

Since the kids have been back in school I’ve been committed to keeping up my morning routine. I’ve hugged onto it, kept my grasp no matter how tough things got- and they did towards the end of September. And it’s been the best thing I’ve done for myself in years. I help people create routines, […]

Passing the Buck of Blame

Passing the Buck of Blame

Last week I talked about how the only space I don’t share with others is my mind. It’s my space to do with it what I want. And, I still have to share other spaces with other people. I began thinking about how I organize with and sometimes around my own family and with the […]

Tech Tips I want Everyone to Know:

Tech Tips I want Everyone to Know:

This week I realized some of the simple technology tricks I use, more people need to know about. So here’s a quick list of tips that I want everyone to know and use (if it’s helpful to you.) Evernote Reminders: I was surprised to be talking to someone today who has used Evernote for years […]