Moving Beyond Perfectionism with Story Telling

My Dad loves to tell a story about me. It goes like this. When I was four or five, I showed him a colored picture and asked, “Is this perfect, Daddy?” He answered, “It’s good enough, baby.” Cue disappointment. Pretty sure that screwed me up for the rest of my life. Thanks, Dad. I’m kidding….

Subliminal Messages in Advertising: Spry Living

I was flipping through the newspaper this morning and out fell this little insert. It, like most magazines, is a treasure trove of subliminal societal messages, messages most of us don’t even question. Let’s examine a few: “Younger this year” isn’t physically possible, but you know what I mean, it says. You want to look younger & feel…