15 Things To Do By Yourself…

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Spending time alone is one of my absolute pleasures. I’m sure I’m not alone. You may also like to do that as well.  A few years ago I shared that I had some planning to do and decided on a whim to jump into my car and drive to the beach. A few hours later, I had mapped out plans for… Continue reading 15 Things To Do By Yourself…

What Advice Would You Give To Your Younger Self? 17 Professionals Share…

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If you could give advice to your younger self, what would it be? Life changes. We evolve, make decisions, choose careers, relationships, and enlarge our own space to embrace and create our own circle of influence including nuclear families. Recently I came across the common question about life and pondering the changes you would have made if you had the… Continue reading What Advice Would You Give To Your Younger Self? 17 Professionals Share…

Where’s Your Dream Travel Destination?

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Paris, Santorini, Dubai tops the list! Where do you wish to travel in the next 1-3 years? Which destination tops your list? Do you dream of traveling to enjoy the culture of others near or far? Traveling to learn about other people in distant lands? Like Cavity, in the movie Eat. Pray. Love; Julia Roberts Imagination ran wild when she decided… Continue reading Where’s Your Dream Travel Destination?

Plan A Solo Day…

If you never go, you will never know Unknown Plan a Solo Day. Yep, a Getaway all by yourself. Unaccompanied. But be very careful though, you may become a solo convert. A Solo Getaway can be used for well needed Relaxation. A Writers retreat. To reflect on a major decision; to Plan or Strategize a Career Move or Entrepreneurship venture You may also like tips … Continue reading Plan A Solo Day…

A Late January Evening By The Seashore…

By the sea I couldn’t wait to be. To sit causally on the sand. Me, towel, book and birds all in one as the mighty waves thundered and splashed against the seashore. The weather forecasted it would be the coldest day of the season. Disappointment soared at the spoilt prospect yet still I was determined to chill (literally). I sat still gazing in the distance. … Continue reading A Late January Evening By The Seashore…

2022 Travel Dreams? 7 Best In The World Road-Trips…

Workaholic. Yep, that’s me. It’s strange that I am dreaming of a getaway so early in the New Year. But guess what? It’s actually carried forward from prior years. Been dreaming of my favorite getaway space but haven’t had a chance to take it. So here I go dreaming as I was asked to share a road trip that I would like to take. Conde … Continue reading 2022 Travel Dreams? 7 Best In The World Road-Trips…

Pre-Planning Your Mistakes? 13 Ways To Get Out Of Your Head…

I heard a TV host who was showing a young lady how to use a piece of equipment which she was actively trying to learn. She went into a what if scenario to which he retorted with the question… “are you pre-planning your mistakes?” She laughed. It reminded me of how we often act. We think of everything that could go wrong instead of thinking … Continue reading Pre-Planning Your Mistakes? 13 Ways To Get Out Of Your Head…

Writing Retreat. Alone Or With A Group?

As a writer you have to have the three D’s: drive, discipline and desire. If you’re missing any one of those three, you can have all the talent in the world, but it’s going to be really hard to get anything done. Nora Roberts An author at a Writers forum asked the question whether to attend a writing retreat alone or with a group. Intrigued … Continue reading Writing Retreat. Alone Or With A Group?

15 Authors Tell How To Spot A Hater…

A person who has an intense dislike for another person or thing dictionary.com A hater is someone who speaks trash…said a 5th grader. This term was not as rampant a decade ago. These days, the media shares stories which spread like wild fire at the click of a button. All you have to do is simply tune into any channel. Suffice it to say, writers … Continue reading 15 Authors Tell How To Spot A Hater…

Self-Care: 9 Ways To Sharpen The Mental Blade…

Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender; it’s holy ground. There’s no greater investment.” Stephen Covey The concept to sharpen the saw highlights the point that when you have been going, going, and going …and you can’t seem to see any results. Acknowledge that it’s time to stop. It’s time to refresh. It’s time for a break to get the rest you need to start thinking … Continue reading Self-Care: 9 Ways To Sharpen The Mental Blade…

7 Movies To Enjoy This Easter…

I love movies! Movies tell stories or teach us something. Most people watch movies for entertainment or to have fun. Movies make us laugh, cry, feel inspired or simply getaway from the here and now (Wikipedia). One of my favorite is Under The Tuscan Sun. That’s because I am a writer and it inspires my own personal growth to do something different. To explore, dream … Continue reading 7 Movies To Enjoy This Easter…