Namely You

Turning Pro Tips: Li Na

Have you read Steven Pressfield's book, The War of Art? If so, you know he's written an entire section (and a separate book) on Turning Pro. So, I'm sharing a series of Turning Pro Tips featuring real-life pros from different walks of life with tips that have helped them take their passions…and their lives to the next level. Today's featured tips are from Li Na, China's tennis star who is currently ranked #2 in the world after winning her second Grand Slam tournament at the 2014 Australian Open.

It’s Not About Stopping

Disciplining yourself to stop eating can lead you down the road of deprivation. That's a perfect formula for yet another derailed diet. In today's post, I offer my top favorite tips for learning to listen to your body and succeed at achieving a healthier life!

Happy First Day of NaNoWriMo

November is the month of writing, according to the folks at NaNoWriMo. And, in fact, the people at BlogHer agree which is why they started NaBloPoMo. If you're already creatively prolific, you may not need these sorts of external deadlines to get you going, but for most of us (me included), having a little push from the outside can help. That's what today's post is all about.

Fresh Cut Flowers

Having fresh cut flowers in your home can be more than just a pretty vase. Our connection with nature has been an important part of human evolution. Today we spend less time outside than we ever have before. Bringing nature inside can help us keep that connection with nature alive.

Vegan Mozz Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes

I'm always looking for the perfect recipe to serve at parties. You know, the kind that will amaze my guests but will be kind to my feet (i.e., won't keep me in the kitchen for hours). These Vegan Mozzarella Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes are perfect for both categories. They're delicate, delicious, and definitely a show stopper at a party.

Apple Pie Cinnamon Rolls

What's better than a neighbor with an apple tree? A neighbor with an apple tree who shares! That's the inspiration behind these Apple Pie Cinnamon Rolls which turn out not only to be delicious, but tipping the scale on the healthy side as well.