A New Chance for Resolution

Did you know that 45% of Americans usually make New Year’s resolutions every year, but that only 8% are successful at achieving their resolutions? That’s some bad odds right there… but every year we still return to the mindset of cleaning house… making amends… and reflecting on the year left behind and what we want…

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The Family Traditions

When I was a child, in my family churches were for baptizing, confirmation and funerals. Everything in between were worldly matters handled without interference by or blessing from any god. There was no church on Sundays, no church weddings and no church in connection with Easter or Christmas. For us Christmas was not about religion…

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Re-Creating a Friendship with Me, Myself & I

When I was a small girl – I guess, I was at the age between 2 and 7 – I had this amazing ability to entertain myself for hours… without any need for company or modern technology to keep me going… I had so much fun. I had a ton of friends and no problem…

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4 Easy Ways to become a Small Talk Master

Don’t you just hate it, when someone you don’t know approaches and starts talking to you and you draw a complete blank… and not knowing what to say, you end up mumbling something incoherent… and off cause you end up feeling like a fool? [spacer height=”20px”] An art form Turns out there’s an easy way…

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5 ways to maintain peace during the Holiday season

It’s finally December! [spacer height=”20px”] …And we have so much to do before we can relax and finally call it Christmas. For instance, we haven’t had time to decorate the house yet. But no stress… we will get there… All in good time. Right now, Lise and I are sitting opposite each other at our…

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