Hey y’all one of my favorite holidays is coming up this week and are you ready? Whether you are hosting a bunch of family over for the day, traveling to be with others for the week or spending it on your own, you’ll want to start preparations early. For those hosting, that’ll start with doing…
I know, I know, y’all were not expecting me to suggest adding even more work onto your already full plates, but that’s exactly what this weekly tip is about. Taking on extra work in all areas of your life shows not only initiative, but it also shows a desire to get ahead and to make…
In our crazy world, sometimes it seems like there’s never enough time in the day. I know I certainly feel this way sometimes between working full time, trying to get my exercise in, cooking healthy meals, keeping up with the house, and still trying to find time to relax and focus on side projects and…
I know, I know, it’s Monday, ewwww. But you may find that your attitude towards Mondays shift if you start your day with a grateful spirit. First of all, you’re still alive, and second of all, if you are lucky enough to be heading into work on this day, it means you have a job….
Clean out your work bag and get rid of anything that you don’t need for the workday. It’ll lighten your load, literally.
Any day after a holiday where you have to go back to work can be tough, so treat yourself to breakfast out. It will make going into work a little bit easier.
If you’re planning a trip or trips around the holidays, get your vacation time in early. That way, you’re sure to get the days off that you need.
Get the whole family involved and schedule summer play dates. Take time off of work and have a day of play with everyone.
I know in the hustle and bustle of daily life, we can all get frustrated with what’s going wrong, but take stock of all you have to be grateful for. If you have food, a home, a car, and a job, you’re doing pretty great in life.
I have a rule I try to stick to: avoid politics at work. Let’s face it, you can try to change people’s minds, but generally it just turns into someone getting mad at someone else, and higher office tensions. So just avoid it.