Do Not Be Realistic

Do Not Be Realistic

  Nothing makes me more defensive and my skin crawl as much as the statement “be realistic”. Even, and often especially, when it is said to someone other than me. I will do my best to start by quieting the naysayers. I understand that yes, sometimes we must “be...
It’s Not About Balance, It’s About Harmony

It’s Not About Balance, It’s About Harmony

Harmony. That is my word for 2017. What I’ve learned over the past few years, is this: It’s Not About Balance, It’s About Harmony. I’ve struggled for years to perfect the model image of balance. Work-life balance (whatever that may really be). Balance and...