A Cure for the Sunday Night Blues

It’s Sunday evening.

The weekend is coming to an end, so your attention starts to turn to Monday morning and the (gulp) monumental to-do list that will greet you.

Your mood begins to change, and a feeling of anxiety, even dread, starts to wash over you.

You’ve got a case of the Sunday Night Blues. (Yep, it’s a real thing. There’s even a full-fledged Wikipedia entry dedicated to it).

I want to help my clients avoid the SNB’s, so I examined what our typical Monday mornings are comprised of. One of the tasks I do for pretty much every client (as well as myself) is send out their weekly to-do list.

While this is an effective and well-established practice, I realized the anticipation of a new, seemingly endless, list of tasks would be sitting in their in-box was a big contributor to those Sunday Night Blues.

So I asked myself: if a looming list of to-do’s causes feelings of dread and helplessness,  what would evoke the opposite? Why not flip the switch? Continue reading “A Cure for the Sunday Night Blues”

#TBT to the Best Project Ever

In honor of #TBT, I’m making the declaration that working on the 100 Best Places to Stuff Your Faces was pretty much the Best Project Ever.

Teaming up with a super-talented writer and an amazingly creative designer was truly an honor, and working on a book dedicated to my favorite subject (eating) was, well, the proverbial icing on the cake. #badpunalert

Also, I consider being compared to a honey badger the highest form of flattery (check out the credits page).

Interested? A few copies of the second edition are still available.