Browsing All posts tagged under »seeking approval«


January 1, 2013


A *new* year. A clean slate. And perhaps a list of things you’ve resolved to do. Or not do. Maybe you’ve decided to give up smoking, stop eating chocolate, lose ten pounds. Who knows? Perhaps you’re on a treadmill right now, power walking furiously and logging your breakfast onto MyFitnessPal. Or maybe you haven’t made any […]

The 3 Change Personalities

March 2, 2012


In my last post, I introduced three ways people choose to deal with change. I call these, “The Change Personalities.” Although you may notice that you choose a different way to deal with change for different life circumstances, generally speaking, most of us usually prefer one way to deal with change over another. The way […]

weekly chocolate-approval issues

July 30, 2010


I’m not sure where the following parable comes from. I first came across it in Michael Port’s Book Yourself Solid and it’s one that I refer back to often. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do. The Old Man, the Boy and the Donkey An old man, a boy and a donkey […]