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Start with a lie: My new success strategy

success strategies

Those 20 pounds had to go. Eighteen months earlier, I’d been down 40 pounds, but since then, my weight had crept back up. Getting rid of the 20 I’d put back on was part of my grand plan as I retooled motherbility this winter. Instead, I gained another 10. Argh. My friends, if mental flogging […]

Feeling like you can’t? Identify your can.

Can, Motivation Monday

Yesterday afternoon, my 9-year-old daughter was stuck. And frustrated. “Ugh! Mooooommmmmm!! This stupid video game won’t work!” I sighed, deciding to set aside my standard “We don’t use the word stupid”, and calmly asked her what was wrong. “I have to do THIS, but this stupid game won’t let me do it! So you can’t […]