The Art of Getting Sh*t Done: Revised

What’s the deal with our productivity-centered culture? All this talk about “optimizing” this and “automating” that. Tips and tricks and guides and hacks.  Here’s why we’re all obsessed with [...]

How Comparison is Killing Your Dreams

This article is part of The Workbook Project’s Dream Building Series, a 7-day event where I asked blog contributors what dream building means to them. Whether it’s creating a daily life [...]

A Letter to Self Help Addicts

This post is for the die hard personal development fanatics. For growth seekers with bookshelves piled high with Deepak Chopra, Eckhart Tolle, Jack Canfield and Stephen Covey. For spirit junkies [...]

How to Prioritize Your Side Hustle

For those of you who have ever tried to manage a side hustle with a full time job, you know very well that it can feel like you’re living a double life. I did what they tell you to do. I [...]

Process Isn’t Always Sexy

Incubation periods are not that glamorous. – Danielle LaPorte This year has been deeply cathartic. It’s funny how in control we think we are. Then our plans spin, flip, flop and shapeshift [...]

Grab Your Day by the Balls

Why do daily routines matter? Developing a rhythm within our day helps us create a rhythm to our lives. Our days will pass, whether or not we structure them. But by establishing intentional [...]

How to Set Goals and Smash Them

What is it that you want more than anything? What conscious steps can you take right now to ensure you’re moving in the direction of your desires? What are you going to do to make 2016 the best [...]

F#ck Mornings

How I Went from Early Morning Super Bitch to Sunrise Junkie My whole life I’ve been an over sleeper. I’ve clocked 15 + hours of slumber (easy) on uncountable occasions. I spent a fair amount of [...]

The Art of Getting Sh*t Done

You have the same amount of hours in a day as Beyonce: that should blow your damn mind. That’s right. I’m comparing you to a super celebrity with trainers and assistants and [...]

Choosing Stillness

Even when choosing stillness we are still moving, our hearts beating, breath flowing, all our systems at work. – Mark Stephens I’m going to talk a lot about making things happen, taking leaps and [...]

Don’t Wait to Get Started

Make shit happen. Now. I want to be a philanthropic, flamenco guitar playing, Spanish speaking, life documenting, world traveling, social experimenting, filmmaking, humanitarian, entrepreneur, [...]

Myth: Old Habits Die Hard

One year and nine months ago I decided to put my foot down. Slam it, stomp it, smush it down hard. I quit drinking. It wasn’t some great epiphany, but rather, the result of several years of [...]

99 Alternatives to Boredom

When there’s a big bright world out there, there’s no good reason to sit on your bum! 1. Kayak. Beg, borrow, steal (or rent). 2. Play a board game. Host a game night. 3. Journal. Take [...]

Decide. I Dare You.

There are no right or wrong decisions. There is action, or no action. And it’s up to you to choose…something. The freedom of choice is a mighty privilege. Much of our inaction can be attributed [...]

Daily Guide to Satisfaction

I’ve always kept a day planner. A portable sidekick, keeper of appointments, social events and reminders to buy almond milk and toilet paper. Though realistically only 40% of what goes into this [...]

Starter Reading List

Need a jump start? Here’s a list of reads to give you some get up and go. In no particular order, dive in: 1. 168 Hours: You Have More Time Than You Think by Laura Vanderkam 2. The Art of [...]

Cut It Out

It’s time to take an inventory of your life. Look around. What areas are overcrowded or burdensome? Take note of what you spend time on daily that doesn’t really need to be there. What can you [...]