Sometimes I just need to post what someone else has written because I couldn’t have said it better myself. This article title is “Busy – the worst word in business” but it’s also the worst word in our personal lives.
Busy leaves no room for the unexpected (often wonderful things) to happen in our lives. Busy is like a bursting filing cabinet or closet – there isn’t any breathing room, no room for new things to come into the space.
When I worked in the restaurant industry we called it “in the weeds” – I never did very well when I was in the weeds … read more about how too busy leaves you little room for much else.