How to Achieve Your Goals — Without Losing Your Creative Soul

Ever feel like you’re never getting enough done? Or can get things done — but at the expense of your creativity? I was that kid in the soccer league who failed at defending the goal because I was off in the field distracted by picking flowers. I was always getting lost in my own world, […]

Dealing With Uncertainty: Grown Ups Sometimes Need Schedules and Juiceboxes Too

Dealing With Uncertainty- Grown Ups Sometimes Need Schedules and Juiceboxes Too

If you’re like some of my students, you’re currently balancing being Teacher, Gym Teacher, and Lunch Lady in addition to being Architect, Project Manager, and Engineer. And depending on your family situation, it’s possible you may be in the default role of ‘project manager’ of the household—which makes this time only harder. Women are much […]

Here’s How I Set Simple Habits That Change My Life and Work

Here’s How I Set Simple Habits That Change My Life and Work

Before I write this piece on habits, I just really need to preface: I am hesitant to write this piece because I worry about it being just another piece of ‘productivity porn.’ You know what I mean—the articles and pieces that prey on our sense of not accomplishing enough. The ones that we stop to […]