Why you’re stuck in the busy trap (+how to get out of it)

August 10, 2016

If you open up Facebook, Instagram or Huffington Post on any random day you will undoubtedly see some reference to our society’s obsession with busyness. People will be talking about not enough hours in the day, never enough time and even …Read More

THIS is your WHOLE life

October 27, 2015
This is your whole life // heykatielee.com

  Is it a mantra? A hashtag? A mission? A way of life? No. It’s all of the above. In everything I’ve ever created/written/delivered one message has come up over and over again. So much so that I sometimes feel …Read More

There is no such thing as work/life balance

October 25, 2015
There is no such thing as work/life balance // heykatielee.com

  It seems like I can’t open one magazine or women’s website with out seeing some new article about work/life balance. Yes there can be clever tips sometimes, but I think they’re beating a dead horse here. Two things drive …Read More

Small Change: Clear the way for joy

March 17, 2015
Clear the way for joy // heykatielee.com

As I was sitting on a plane coming home from California I wasn’t the least bit bummed to be heading back to MN. In fact I was itching with excitement. Why? Because it’s March Madness time! Today the first games …Read More

Small Change: Create a system for each mode of life

March 10, 2015
Systems for life // heykatielee.com

  At the end of the 2-day Lifestyle Design Camp I used to lead one of our designers asked a really unique question. After talking about how to schedule self-improvement and create routines that support it she asked;   How …Read More

Small Change: Define the supportive role

March 2, 2015
Small Change: Define the Supportive Role // heykatielee.com

  When I made the final decision to write my book I knew that it would be a major, MAJOR task. I would need to change how I was doing things currently in order to fit in hours of writing as …Read More

Small Change: Find your Kryptonite

February 17, 2015
Find your kryptonite

  I’m pretty good at keeping our house clean. Ok, I just lied. I’m terrible at keeping our house clean, but the systems and organization we have in place keep our house tidy. It doesn’t matter how gung ho I …Read More

Small Change: address your behind the scenes

February 10, 2015
Small Change: Address your behind he scenes // heykatielee.com

  Well, you’re a good ways into the new year which is about the time you realize things aren’t quite going as planned. {Do they ever?} You had grand intentions even if you didn’t make a resolution and still you’re …Read More

A guide on how to guide your partner

January 23, 2015
A guide on how to guide your partner // heykatielee.com

During one of the many group discussions we had at the last Lifestyle Design Camp I got a question that I get all the time. It comes in many forms, but it always includes these words. How can I get …Read More

What would happen if you just picked up and left?

January 8, 2015
What would happen if you just picked up and left? // heykatielee.com

Last time we were home for Christmas my in-laws booked plane tickets to Florida on a Wednesday and left town Friday. I watched them get their lodging and rental car booked, pack and prepare their year-end business stuff. They left for …Read More