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10 Ways To Get Over Imposter Syndrome

When I first quit my 9-5 job and officially transitioned to running Uncustomary full-time, I struggled with what to say when I met new people who asked me what I did for a living. After all, in American (and many other) culture, it’s one of the first questions we ask when we meet someone (which […]

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10 Ways To Disconnect And Unplug From Screens And Technology

Landline Telephone Day was just the other day, and it reminded me of how differently we used to associate and use the phone! We definitely had to be more patient, we had to share with multiple people, we didn’t have it at our sides all the time, and it wasn’t a multi-function device. Phone was […]

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10 Ways To Celebrate International Women’s Day!

Happy International Women’s Day! March is Women’s History Month, and March 8th is International Women’s Day, so we get an extra oomph as an unusual holiday! I’m not someone who thinks “the future is female”, because I think the future is full of whoever is progressive enough to make a change, regardless of your race, […]

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25 Ways To Say No

It’s really easy to be a Yes Babe. And I don’t mean in the potentially fun way Jim Carrey did it in that movie, where you’re saying yes to new opportunities outside your comfort zone. I’m talking about the people-pleasing way. The one where your yes feels obligatory, and out of your control. Where it […]

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