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I recently posted about complicated grief, grief which a person gets stuck in for longer and/or more intense periods than is considered typical. The usual cause of complicated grief may be the loss of a loved one, but I found myself curious about the possibility that other losses could bring it o...
09/26/2021
I stumbled on The Little Book of Hygge by Meik Wiking in a thrift shop (of course) and what a little book it is - a tiny 221 pages, merely  5" x 7" x 1". Published 2017, so not so late on the hygge bandwagon that I'd call it a copycat. Written by a real Dane! And not just any Dane. CEO of the Hap...
09/17/2021
My counselor asked me how my session with you went and I told her I wanted you to adopt me! Jessica B., Snohomish, September 2021But the photo above is still, and will always be, my favorite, from Sam, age 10.
09/06/2021
Alyea Sandovar, Co-Founder of the Playful Creative Summit, interviewed David Chislett, Co-Founder of the Playful Creative Summit, Creativity Activator and Weapon of Mass Creation for their 2021 edition. I'm doing a terrible job of introducing his opinions. Search him up instead. David knows we ne...
09/03/2021
I took this video with my phone, at Brightwater Park in Woodinville, posted first to Facebook the day I was inspired, August 1. And the quality is AWFUL, which has prompted me to buy a real camera - scary. But, once I've learned it, I hope to give myself the gift of this permanent way to capture ...
08/30/2021
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I am thankful every single day for my clients. They teach me funny, facing fear, the fantastic and fabulous. I'm immeasurably wealthier for the I-don't-have-enough-words-to-describe-it-all knowledge and wisdom they share with me. If I didn't have a confidentiality clause in my contract, I'd be sh...
08/23/2021
"That penguin fell off the iceberg" is now my new favorite forever way of saying "Ooops, I forgot." Sam Hall, who's so new in the Organizing world he hasn't launched a public business yet - but look for The Aviator Method to come - is the originator. I haven't asked him, but I'd love to know if h...
08/19/2021
Nina Hollander gave me permission to reblog this, and given the extreme heat and smoke my part of the world is experiencing, I'm grateful beyond measure. Lauren   PET SAFETY TIPS FOR A SIZZLING HOT SUMMER! It's not just the real estate market that is sizzling hot this summer! Much of the country ...
08/13/2021
Yes, you're reading that right - The Onion Hour. Nurtured by Stefano Sacchi, Epic Llama, and Lord Simon Jacobs, Professional Weirdos, The Onion Hour is an online networking event with a difference - you'll be encouraged to be wacky and the proud parent of an onion. No more stilted small talk, no ...
08/04/2021
Monica Cornetti, Founder of Sententia Gamification, has an urgent message for employers (and therefore, of course, employees). I'm paraphrasing as closely as I can from her 2021 Playful Creative Summit presentation Why Work Does Not Work Without Play. Fearfulness harms productivity and creativity...
08/02/2021
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