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How to get unstuck, gain balance, and feel more satisfied in life

Are you wondering how to get unstuck? Does this sound familiar? “I am always doing, in survival mode, juggling parenting, work, household duties, volunteering, social activities—and find myself in certain routines and patterns. How do I deal better with my chaotic and full head and experience more relaxation, satisfaction and balance in my life?” I asked myself a similar question the year I turned 40, engaged…

Resolutions for Developing Positive Habits? It Starts with Inner Awareness

Another article posted online (http://www.amsterdam-mamas.nl/stories/this-month/developing-positive-habits) and here . . . I’ll admit it – there have been many a January when I conducted an online search on something like “create positive habits” . . . only to find a wide variety of suggestions, best strategies or top ten tips that sounded promising, but in reality didn’t help lead me to much change. I’m motivated to share what has helped…

More on what drives our behavior (and learning from it)

In September, 2011, I read Frank van Marwijk’s article, “The effect of emotions on your decisions” (in Dutch at www.managersonline.nl). It supported Katie Byron’s work with the reminder that research has shown (Prof. Dr. Ap Dijksterhuis and Dr. Dan Hill concluded separately from each other) that for 95% of the time, people make decisions based on subconscious choices and emotions rather than rational thought processes. Consciously…