The Art of Faking It

Sometimes it feels like your to-do list is a mile long, everything is highly urgent, and there are way too many things on your plate. Rather than throw your computer out the window, I’m going to share a strategy to help you remain calm and appear like you’ve got it together. Because contrary to popular […]

My Monthly Edit: December 2014

I’m introducing a new series of posts that I hope you’ll love. My Monthly Edit gives you a behind-the-scenes peek at the changes I’m making in my life and business. You’ll always be editing because your life is always changing! This month’s edit is a recap of all of 2014. It’s been a crazy, amazing […]

Why You Should Set Your Business Hours (Even If You Don’t Have a Business!)

The Life Editing for Beginners tribe is a lively group of ladies, and we talk about all sorts of topics in our private Facebook group—everything from boosting confidence to the weird things their kids and dogs do. One topic that comes up again and again is business hours. This one idea has been more transformative […]

Editor’s Notebook 17

The Editor’s Notebook is my place to share the things I’m loving this week and other random links that have caught my eye. Enjoy! By the way, there are only a few days left to enter the giveaway for a printed 2015 Edited Year Planner. Click here to enter. And one more thing—did you check […]

Free LEFB Webinar: December Deleting Challenge

The year ain’t over yet! There’s still time to end 2014 with a bang. Join me for a fun challenge to edit your life before January 1 rolls around. Because wouldn’t you rather feel pumped up and motivated…instead of bloated and hungover like last year? I’m hosting a free webinar this Thursday to help you […]

How to Say NO! and Save Your Sanity

Sometimes our most powerful disappointments are actually blessings in disguise. Last month I was approached by a popular website that I admire very much. They loved my work and wanted me to write content for their new app. I would get credit and my voice would be used—how insanely cool! “Yes!” I squealed. It never […]

How to Transform Your Killer Commute Into the Best Part of Your Day

I’ve heard a lot of commuting horror stories: getting stuck in traffic for hours, delayed trains, weirdos on buses, flat tires, spilled coffee, and tons of road rage. In fact, I used to hate an old job of mine so much that I would get violently ill during the morning drive to the office. My […]