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IT HAPPENED TO ME: A Life Coach Transformed Me from Pessimist to Optimist

I hate to admit it, but I've never been a glass-half-full kind of gal. My personal mantra used to be "prepare for the worst." I thought being negative was smart, and hunkering down for the worst possible scenario was proactive. Positive people, to me, always seemed too peppy, too optimistic.... Continue reading
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