Clear Out the Clutter and the Complaints

I just wanted to post a quick update for those who were following my personal quest to make it 21 days without complaining. (the Complaint Free World Challenge.) I had received a few notes that some readers were joining me in the challenge, so didn’t want to go too long without an update. I’m nowhere…

An Inspiring Video for Positive Thinking

I had a setback with my Complaint-Free Challenge and am on Day 2 again. It started when there was a problem with my dishwasher delivery and my mood began to deteriorate throughout the day. By evening, as fatigue set in, I was feeling snappish. On the bright side though, this week has not been a…

Day 3 of the Complaint-Free Challenge

I’m on Day 3 of my Complaint Free World Challenge. I downloaded the Complaint Free World widget onto my desktop and it lets me know what day I’m on. If I slip up and complain, the count can be started over. On the first day, there was an inspirational quote alongside the number and I…

Need a Resolution? How to Stop Complaining for 21 Days

I always have resolutions for New Year’s, but this time I’m determined to follow through. My most important resolution is to be more patient and to weigh my words more carefully. A newspaper article once called Kris Langley, the main character of my mystery novel Twenty-Five Years Ago Today, my alter ego as we both…