A dead simple way to track your goals and memories

Spreadsheets might be the easiest way to track lots of goals. And spreadsheets you can access on your phone or from your computer increase the chance you’ll actually use what you set up to track your goals and jot down memories. One Google spreadsheet to track things you want to do AND memorable events and […]

How Airbnb Kicks Off Your Bucket List Travel AND Income Goals

For the past year I’ve met cool people from around the world (one of my lifetime life list goals!) by renting a space through Airbnb (fulfilling another life list goal to have a rental property). I’ve stayed at Airbnb rentals and have played host to 50 or so guests. Here’s a bit of what I’ve […]

Resolution #1: Make This Your Best Year (and How to Do It)

What if this year you made ASPIRATIONS instead of RESOLUTIONS?
What if you focused on things you want to DO and experience rather than a narrow set of problems? For the last 13 years, I’ve done just that. I start each year with a big hairy question: “How can I make this the best year of […]

Our 2014 Top Goals

Comment to list your top goals for 2014 and get free advice and support on making them happen! (And ask me for a blog account if you’d like to blog here about your yearly goals and progress.) Susie

Want to make this your best year? Here’s how I do it.

Originally posted in December, 2006. It’s New Years. Time for resolutions? Or time for something different? What if this year you made ASPIRATIONS instead of RESOLUTIONS? What if you focused on things you want to DO and experience rather than a narrow set of problems? For the last seven years, I’ve done just that. I […]

How to Get Your Life List

SuperViva members can now request your life list and get it in a CSV or Excel file. It’s not slick but it works! Please email supervivahelp at gmail dot com from the address at which you had your account to request it — and please also tell me: How do you WANT to manage your […]

Important SuperViva Status Message: Carpe diem !

The SuperViva website as we have known it since January 2006 is no longer with us. Much us, the website aged. And much like some of us, it didn’t keep up with technology for a combination of reasons (for which Susie accepts all responsibility!) We shut the website down June 22, 2013 after attempts at […]

The Flight is Half Empty (A Negative Plus a Negative Equals a Positive)

After one leg of a recent flight so jam packed I had to gate-check my tiny suitcase, the next leg gave me pause: The flight was half empty. Wahoo! Then I wondered – is being half empty sometimes more positive than looking at something as half full? Half Full vs Half Empty Your tummy being […]

Want your next trip to be full of surprise? Let synchronicity be your guide

I get an invitation to spend a few days on the beach in Florida, a trip I really want to take despite being on a budget. Having more time than money, how can I make the most of this junket? To keep the possibilities wide open I buy a one-way ticket to Florida. First, what […]

Paint the Perfect Future By Projecting Forward to Backtrack

When one door gets painted wrong… There I am painting a beautiful new wood door with the bright blue that seems to be my theme lately. I’m clad in an old sweatshirt, I’ve cleverly turned inside out so the paint gets on the inside instead of outside, so I can still wear the sweatshirt out […]