Whole Life Optimism

Sunday mornings can be hectic or still and beautiful.  When I am still and focused on beautiful, my mind is creative.  I am grateful. I had an aha this morning that I want to share.  I am reading about Melinda Gates this morning in the Costco Connection magazine. ...
DeClutter Your Life

DeClutter Your Life

I am teaching a class today about useful Apps for Real Estate Agents. There are a lot of them. And we like shiny new things, so we add those apps to our nearly full phones because we just know we will use them. Do you ever go back and remove the stuff from your life...
The 95/5 Principle

The 95/5 Principle

I know you have heard of the 80/20 principle, “The Pareto Principle”, and I agree with that principle for the general work environment. 20% of the effort for 80% of the results.  And Pareto may have even found a scientific way to prove it. As a real estate agent, I...
The Gratefulness Exercise

The Gratefulness Exercise

Research shows that cultivating a positive, grateful attitude is huge for your mental and physical health. Being grateful helps us see our lives – our family and friends, and our possessions in a way that cultivates enjoyment. If I am always grateful for the...
The 95/5 Principle and How it Affects Our Lives

The 95/5 Principle and How it Affects Our Lives

What is the 95/5 Principle? Well, I made it up.  It is something I observe in life.  I briefly explained the 95/5 principle in my previous blog post (it is below).  As a quick reminder, that is when we make a decision based on how we live in or use that item or space...