Appreciate the Gifts and Differences

Perfectionism rears its ugly head at the weirdest times. At least for me. I have tried very hard for the last 15 years or so to let that part of me go. I know striving for perfection can only lead to frustration and, in severe cases, depression. At the very least it can lead to…Read more Appreciate the Gifts and Differences

Learn to Say No

I decided not to bake cookies for the holidays this year. I started baking Christmas cookies over ten years ago. I used to make huge trays of them and gave them to family members, neighbors, and coworkers. It would take me days to finish them all. As the years progressed I began paring down the…Read more Learn to Say No