imperfection

The 6 Factors Used To Test Perfectionism

Julia Child, Barbara Bush, Sylvia Plath, Nancy Regan – were they all perfectionists?  I have no idea, but they did all attend Smith, a top-ranked all-women’s college where Dr. Randy Frost studies perfectionism amidst the top-ranked, all-women ...

Fifteen Reasons People Deny Themselves Happiness

I’ve been on a Brene Brown kick recently, and I’m not fighting it.  While reading Dr. Brown’s book, The Gifts of Imperfection some time ago, I was struck by her, “Worthiness Prerequisite List.” The worthiness list is basically a list of stuff in ...

Just FYI: Nobody's Home is Clean All the Time

Yep, it's true.  You're not the only one. Everyone has that one counter in their home where random artifacts from the day unintentionally collect, or the one chair or sofa that clean clothes get piled upon.  What many people also have is the idea ...