Tag: priorities

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Health Matters: 8 Self-Care Practices For Super-stressful Work Situations

Stress at work is often unavoidable, regardless whether you work in a gift shop or at the stock market. Even if you do a job you love, there will be situations when the workload or the circumstances will cause burnout and anxiety. The main tool you need is knowledge of how to handle them.

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Sleep – Mom’s Secret Addiction

I love sleep. It helps you get well when you’re sick. It restores your energy, and sometimes the world is just a better world after a good nap. I think that sleep is my own sort of secret addiction.

"Are You Addicted to Busyness? Take the Busyness Test." Illustrated Bee Graphic

Are You Addicted to Busyness? Take the Busyness Test.

As a culture, we’ve actually normalized and even praised our common addiction to busyness. We expect successful people to be busy, so we present a persona of busyness in order to be perceived as successful.

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Entrepreneur Tip: Take Care of Yourself

The hardest thing to do when you’re an entrepreneur is to take care of yourself. It’s true. If you’re anything like me, there are kids that need stuff. You may or may not also have another job, a spouse, and lots of people and things pulling in different directions.

How Cereal Helps Me Get More Accomplished

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ I have a little confession. I have been known to occasionally serve my kids cereal for dinner, and sometimes they get frozen chicken nuggets too. Why? So I can get more accomplished. I’m bound by this little thing called the space-time continuum, and I am forever trying to get more things…
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True Confessions of an Entrepreneur – My House is Messy

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ Did you ever expect to read about confessions of an entrepreneur? Well, I have a little confession to make. You may have noticed that I post lots of pictures, but very selected pictures of the inside of my home. There is a reason for that. See, while we keep our house…
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Working Mom Interview – Alicia Krauss

In this blog post, I’d like to introduce my working mom Alicia.  We met online in a working mom group, that rocks my world.  They are one of my great support networks.  I thought that there are so many times where we really don’t talk about what real life women are like- and how they…
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Are You Living Your Values?

~by Haley Lynn Gray~ Being consistent is important to me. That means being consistent across all facets of my life, and being the same person everywhere I go. I don’t have a “work persona”, “home persona” or a “church persona”. It also means that I live my beliefs every day, and try to follow and…
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