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How To Apologize (And When You Shouldn't)

A recent New York Times opinion piece raised an important question every woman should stop to consider: Why do I apologize, and do I apologize… 509 more words


You don't have to read this post to be happy. You can be happy now!

In this world of awareness, nothing is so delightful like celebration. Celebration is a lot like watering a plant. Worry is just the complete opposite of celebration; it is really a cutting the actual roots. 404 more words


Letting Go of the Weight of the World: 6 Ways to Let Go of Perfectionism

Do you ever procrastinate on a project because you haven’t figured out how to best do it?

Are you hyper critical of everything you do? 1,091 more words

Ashlie Sykora

New to the shop and new to me

The latest addition to the tribal style animal characters is one of my favourites yet.  This little badger is only available as a set of gift tags at the moment, but I’ve got some card designs featuring him ready to go to the printers along with a couple of other newbies.   241 more words

General Rambling


Where does motivation go? Does it ooze out or escape through our words? Does it simply vanish with no trace?
Do we truly have a finite amount of it, per day, like willpower? 589 more words

Couch to 5K Week 1 Update

I finished the first week of the Couch to 5K program. It consisted of jogging and walking three times this past week in intervals. I managed to cut my time down of completing one mile by about 2.5 minutes. 46 more words