An Editor’s Favorite Happiness Tool

An editor has many tools of the trade. A red pen, of course. An eye for details. A grateful heart. But there’s one editing tool that can boost your happiness like nothin’ else. Find out what that happiness tool is in today’s Life Editing Quick Tip video. Be on the lookout for 1 more Quick […]

Find Your Inner Optimist and Set Her Free

“Choose to be optimistic, it feels better.” Dalai Lama XIVClick To Tweet When I was in elementary school, I wore the thickest, dorkiest glasses in the world on my chubby little face. I was extremely near-sighted, so the lenses were like glass hockey pucks crammed into huge pink plastic frames (this was the 80s, after […]

Editor’s Notebook 6

After a bit of a break, the Editor’s Notebook is back! 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! What I’m Loving This Week Strategy of the Lightning Bolt. Also known as going cold turkey, this phenomenon is when […]

3 Surprising Reasons Why Your Problems Are Awesome

Let me tell you about the time my puppy, Skyla, almost died. OK, that’s totally dramatic, but it was a pretty scary situation. Skyla’s our 3-year-old pit bull with a lot of energy. She’s all muscle and much heavier than she looks. That makes her a great runner and jumper. But she’s a lousy swimmer. […]