I may seem like a fairly organized person. Yep, I know where to find any random charger, notebook, or file in my home office. But I wasn’t always such a neat entrepreneur. After I started my business, it took me many months and dozens of tools to get it together. Taming junk drawers and developing…

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Happy July! My fellow American Life Editors and I celebrated a subdued Independence Day last weekend. I may not have enjoyed any fireworks or festivals, but there was one big benefit to being stuck inside . . .  Plenty of time to add new classes to the Life Editor Clubhouse! If you haven’t visited the Clubhouse in a while,…

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So 2020 probably didn’t turn out like how you had planned. Honestly, I can barely remember my new year’s resolutions or any of the goals I had for myself. And I bet you’re feeling a little mixed up too. Instead of trudging on and ignoring how much has changed, why not scrap your expectations and…

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All Disney theme parks are temporarily closed because of our recent worldwide health crisis. So instead of easing my anxiety at Disneyland (which is minutes away from my home!), I’m binging on Disney+ and singing “When Will My Life Begin” to my dog Skyla. She’s not amused. Other Disney fans are even recreating their favorite…

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According to the calendar, it’s finally spring! But you’d never know it since so many of us are forced to self-quarantine in our homes. Our recent global health crisis is making us feel stressed and anxious, so be sure to focus on self-care and other calming practices. Take a meditation break, watch funny movies, video-call…

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I’ve always subscribed to the idea that you make your own luck rather than waiting for good fortune to fall from the sky and land in your lap. It’s true! No knight on a white horse is coming to save you from your problems, pay off your credit card bills, dissolve your excess weight, buy…

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A thorough meal prep has been a part of my Sunday routine for as long as I can remember. Nothing melts the stress away like knowing I’ve got plenty of breakfasts, lunches, dinners, and snacks to grab at a moment’s notice. OK, and a bunch of desserts too. 🙂 “Meal prep” is one of those…

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