A small potted plant blooms bright pink, and rests next to a cup of coffee on a bench with an open magazine. The text reads: "Summer goes fast! Here's How to Make the Most of It."

Here’s the thing we all know but hate to admit: Our time is finite. And as Patrick Lencioni says, “If everything is important, then nothing is.” Imagine yourself on September 1. The morning air is getting cool. The kids are going back to school. What will have made this a worthwhile summer? Is it having …

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Let's light up each other's lives.

I was introduced recently to the word “koselig,” a Nordic concept conveying light and warmth deep inside a person that radiates out and translates to their surroundings. I was captivated by the concept that in the midst of their long, dark winters, they cultivate light and warmth in their homes and families and communities.  I …

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A mother and daughter playing. The mother is holding the daughter, balancing her. The text reads "Balance & Grace."

Our time feels so precious, doesn’t it? We try to guard it so carefully, probably because we are all running so close to the edge. We have designs on virtually every waking minute, and so we get very attached to the idea of the day going smoothly. You know the drill. We want the computer …

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