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The Cure for Laziness

I’ve noticed this a lot lately: bright, capable women calling themselves lazy. “I’d love to write that book, but I’m just too lazy.” “I get really into meditating in the mornings for a few weeks, but then the laziness kicks in and I end up sleeping in in the morning instead.” “I should be doing […]

Things We Don’t Know Yet

This summer as I’m taking some downtime, I’m sharing some of my favorite and your favorite posts from the archives. Hope you enjoy these selections! Love, Tara Things We Don’t Know Yet Here are some things we don’t know yet: How to create a childhood worthy of the sacredness of the child How to forgive ourselves, […]

Debunking the Whole “Life Purpose” Thing

This summer as I’m taking some downtime, I’m sharing some of my favorite and your favorite posts from the archives. Hope you enjoy these selections! Love, Tara Debunking the Whole “Life Purpose” Thing If you are searching for your life purpose, you are in luck. The search stops here. It’s become a common thing in our […]

Some Loving Reminders About Feedback

This summer as I’m taking some downtime, I’m sharing some of my favorite and your favorite posts from the archives. Today’s post is about feedback – criticism, praise, feel-good feedback and rough feedback. It’s one of my most commented-on posts ever.   Hope you enjoy these selections from the archives!   Love, Tara    Some […]

Expect To Be A Revolutionary

If the angels could have sat you down for a chat when you were on the way in to this life (among some other comments about love, fear, and your glory), they might have said this: “Now, my dear, a little context: you are entering into a transitional time. The past: A world led, designed […]

What are you here to teach?

Today I’m delighted to bring you a conversation with my friend and mentor, Jen Louden. Jen’s work has spanned many topics dear to my heart: women and comfort, retreating, creativity and writing. Recently, she’s been turning her attention to teaching – helping women like you and me own what we have to teach and to […]

The Today Show Clip

Last week, I had the pleasure of going on The Today Show. This was my third time as a guest on the show. – hey, I’m almost becoming a regular! Like everything in life, it gets more comfortable the more I do it. Here’s the clip (Note, the video is a little funky. If it’s […]

soul questions

one more post on the expert thing. i notice that many women want to teach about or speak about or write about something, but think they can’t do that until they’ve mastered the thing themselves. it sounds something like this: “i want to help women who struggle with overeating, but how can i do that […]

A Conversation with Ellen Goodman Part 2

Here’s Part 2 of my chat with Pullitzer prize-winning columnist Ellen Goodman. (Read Part 1 here). TARA: Let’s talk more about social change because you’ve both written about it and taken time to study it. I’m curious about what your understanding is of how social change happens and how that is informing how you have […]

A Conversation with Ellen Goodman

Well, she is one of the most widely read US women columnists in the United States. She has the ability to sum up a whole movement, a whole era, or a complex reality with a single, perfect line. Recently I had the honor of sitting down with remarkable woman Ellen Goodman. You can listen to […]