Success Comes...Just Beyond "The Dip"
Jun 05, 2013 ● By Kristen Lamb
If we need constant outside encouragement, we won't last in this business (or any other). Sometimes we need to keep pressing when everything in us tells us to give up, when every friend we have thinks we're nuts.Read More »
What Does Our Junk Drawer Reveal About Us?
Apr 14, 2013 ● By Kristen Lamb
The junk drawer is always full of things we don’t want to face—an unpaid bill, a child’s bad report card, a letter from some crazy family member we can't throw away but try to ignore. Something sticky that we just can’t bear cleaning. Do it later. Full of unfinished business. Write that "thank you" note later. Pay that bill later.Read More »
10 Ways for an ADD Person to Be OOH! SHINY!…Productive
Jan 10, 2013 ● By Kristen Lamb
Perfection is an urban legend, started by Feelings (because Feelings are a needy boyfriend/girlfriend who don’t understand the world does not revolve around them.) The world doesn’t reward perfectionists; it rewards finishers. Often we lose focus on what we are REALLY doing, because we are getting sidetracked with nitpicking.Read More »
How Can We Brag Without it KILLING Our On-Line Credibility?
Dec 04, 2012 ● By Lisa Drake
It's gauche to brag you make six figures at a party and it's gauche to do it on-line. If people want to know your sales, how much money you made, how many books you sold, they can marry you. It's tacky to ask and tacky to tell.Read More »
Pack Your Bags, We're Going on a Guilt Trip
Nov 30, 2012 ● By Kristen Lamb
I have NO idea how my husband does this. I regularly cull through The Spawn's clothes and pull out what is out of season or no longer fits. Then when I delegate "dressing The Spawn" to Hubby, he somehow manages to dress our toddler in the ONE 18 mo shirt I missed and swim trunks...for church. I love my husband, and have THE BEST husband in the world, but seriously????Read More »
Choosing an Attitude of Gratitude
Nov 19, 2012 ● By Kristen Lamb
I am thankful for my less than perfect thighs. It means I didn't lose my legs in a car accident or to an IED.Read More »