• Simplify Your Life: 5 Things To Stop Doing Right Now

    There are many ways to simplify your life. Some take time and effort – like decluttering your home or creating a system to organize your life. Others can be a… Read More

  • News Anxiety: How To Stop Feeling Stressed

    Do you get news anxiety? That’s what I call the sensation of stress bubbling away when I do my morning skim of the news. Sometimes I’m aware of my blood… Read More

  • How To Not Get Offended

    Ever noticed how chic people are cool? They tend not to make a big deal, they brush things off, they know how to not get offended. Can we be less… Read More

  • Be More Interesting: Talk About Your Interests

    I used to have a fairly typical relationship with my hairstylist. We’d greet each other warmly, discuss what he’d be doing with my cut, then settle into bland chit-chat, often… Read More

  • Keep Calm: 10 Ways To Deal With Anxiety In Scary Times

    So how do we keep calm and navigate these stresses with grace and wisdom? Here is what I’m doing – perhaps these ideas can help you too. 10 Ways To… Read More

  • Inner Peace: 5 Steps To Start Your Self-Care Plan

    We’ll cover many aspects of inner peace at A Chic Life, but now let’s address one piece of a calmer life: a simple self-care plan. Here are 5 steps to get you… Read More

  • Personal Values: 2 Questions To Avoid Defensiveness

    Does this sound familiar? You’re heading home from a dinner party or work or family thing and something niggles at you. An offhand comment somebody made to you. The expression… Read More

  • Phone Addiction: 4 Ways To Break Up With Your Phone

    Ignore who we’re with and what we’re doing as soon as they summon us Constantly check in – has something new happened? Chase their attention Act insecure and desperate –… Read More