Life Balance

Season to Taste

by Carol Hess on September 26, 2012

I’m not a fan of balance and moderation.  Give me off-kilter and extreme every time.  I’m not wired for a careful, middle-of-the-road kind of life.  I tried it once and had to smoke way too many cigarettes and drink way too much booze to keep my bus straddling the yellow line. Gusto, passion, joy, bliss.  […]

by Carol Hess


Categories Life Balance, Personal Empowerment

Tune Out. Turn Off. Drop In.

by Carol Hess on April 30, 2012

I’m a baby boomer – just as much a child of the 60’s and the tune in, turn on, drop out generation as the next guy.  Just like all my baby boomer friends, I don’t want to get old.  I tell myself every day that 60 is the new 50 (or even 40 when I’m […]

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Categories Carol's Musings, Community, Life Balance, Stress Management, The Art of Star Polishing

Carol’s Carnival of Crazy

by Carol Hess on September 8, 2011

I’ve had one of those roller coaster weeks.  There have been some great high points.  The kind that convince you you’re on the right path and going in the right direction.  Some little dreams are coming true, and a big one is starting to seem downright achievable.  Woo hoo!  These peaks of the roller coaster ride remind me […]

by Carol Hess


Categories Life Balance, Relationship with Food, Stress Management