Mind Ready Monday: Laughter Keeps You Sane

Mondays often call for a lot of coffee. Blame weekend fun. Blame your to-do list. Blame your obnoxiously perky coworker. The day can be downright rude, even if your job rocks. A little sanity goes a long way on Monday mornings. We need something— anything— to keep us from throwing computers out of high-rise buildings (a girl can dream, right?). Which brings me to the idea of Mind Ready Monday: a weekly write-up on what’s…. Read more

My Office Doesn’t Serve Mimosas

It’s Monday. Remember— it’s your “should-be-favorite day.” I’ll admit, there are some Mondays when I want to crawl back under the covers and wake up again to Saturday mimosas. Unfortunately, my office doesn’t serve champagne. So, I settle for coffee and a pep talk. Essentially, that pep talk consists of talking to myself in the car. It lasts a good 20 minutes— or more, depending on L.A. traffic. Other drivers think I’m…. Read more