Wednesday, December 1st, 2010
How often do you wish for more hours in the day? Beating the clock can seem like an endless challenge. For most of us, feeling overwhelmed and constantly rushed has become an uncomfortable, business as usual.
A long time believer in multi-tasking, I would often be working on one thing and my mind would already be planning the next. It worked to some extent, I often got a lot done.
The problem was, even when I successfully finished all the tasks on my list, I never really felt any relief. What I did feel was hurried, panicked and like I never accomplished enough.
I love the holidays, it’s my favorite time of year. However, added social and family obligations combined with time off from work and the stress of not enough hours can really start to get serious. (more…)
Thursday, February 11th, 2010
So I actually started writing this blog a few weeks ago – and then I got way too busy all of a sudden to even finish writing it. But I know the quiet will sneak back up when I least expect it and I think it’ll be a good reminder for me and anyone else who tends to panic and stress a little when things slow down too much instead of embracing and taking advantage of the down time, knowing it won’t last for long. (more…)