logo
© 2017 Andrew Mellen, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Built by TezWorks.
Unstuff Your Life! Blog - AndrewMellen.com
301
page-template,page-template-blog-small-image,page-template-blog-small-image-php,page,page-id-301,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode_grid_1200,side_area_uncovered_from_content,footer_responsive_adv,qode-content-sidebar-responsive,qode-child-theme-ver-1.0.0,qode-theme-ver-10.1.1,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.0.1,vc_responsive

Unstuff Your Life! Blog

Women have steadily been increasing their numbers in the workforce as employees and business owners over the past several years. In the U.S, the gap between the percent of men and women in the workforce has been slowly closing. According to the United States Department of Labor,...

Is it possible that the U.S. has been involved in a military conflict of some kind for 222 of its 239 years? It seems that wherever there are people, there are conflicts. People fighting over religion. People fighting over money. People fighting over property. People fighting over politics although that...

Today is National Working Parents Day—a day to celebrate these heroes in our lives. Life as a parent, whether working in or outside the home, is not easy. For those parents who leave home for work, they have a few additional challenges. You wake up in the morning...

“You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.” JON KABAT-ZINN   Learning to surf is the perfect metaphor for positive action in the face of something possibly overwhelming or intimidating. The principle of acceptance is a powerful tool when we are confronted with something that scares...

If you are reading this, consider yourself lucky. Today is International Literacy Day and the statistics around literacy in the world suck. 17% of the world’s adult population is illiterate. 66% of the illiterate population are women. Globally, there are 775 million adults without basic literacy skills. In addition, 67.4 million...

We asked some of our favorite parenting bloggers about their back to school routines. This week we're thrilled to feature parenting coach, educator and speaker, Jacqueline Green.   What has historically been your biggest challenge with getting your children ready for the school year? I used to see...

The disaster and consequences of Harvey are still unfolding for many families.  Harvey is now on record as the most extreme rain event in U.S. History. If you are not local to this disaster, watching the shocking rescue images on the news can easily render one helpless....

“You only lose what you cling to.” Buddha     For many of us the thought of losing what we cling to may sound more like a threat than an opportunity. Buddha teaches us that clinging to something brings with it suffering and loss, often the last thing we want...

We asked some of our favorite parenting bloggers about their back to school routines. This week we're thrilled to feature novelist, freelance journalist and mom, Nicole Blades.   What has historically been your biggest challenge with getting your children ready for the school year? We've noticed that our...

“How you look at it is pretty much how you’ll see it.” RASHEED OGUNLARU     What a great way to connect the dots between what we tell ourselves and how that influences what we see when we look at any situation. It was Henry Ford who said, "Whether you...