Are you a worrier? Have anxiety, or feel anxious in social settings? Fret about your health (or someone else’s)… or what other people think of you… or your future? Before my near-death experience, I was a big-time worrier – particularly when it came to the health of one specific, dear friend. I used to wake … More How To Stop Worrying and Get a Little Peace o’ Mind
The Mind Loops Blog: “From Cougar ‘Attack’ To Peace Of Mind In 60 Seconds Or Less” August 2017 Recently I was overwhelmed with a project. I was working long hours, and feeling pretty intense mental exhaustion (and physical exhaustion too because I wasn’t getting enough exercise). Finally my ability to concentrate and be productive hit … More From Cougar “Attack” To Peace Of Mind In 60 Seconds Or Less
The Mind Loops Blog – March 2017 Hello Friend! I’m thinking about creating a new course on how to Overcome Anxiety and Worry. I used to be a MEGA-worrier and it caused me a ton of pain, stress, exhaustion, and lost opportunities. Thankfully(!) I learned how to stop the thinking and habits that caused it … More I’d so appreciate your input on a new course!
The Mind Loops Blog: “Stop Feeling Overwhelmed And Stressed: 3 Ways To Declutter Your Mind” – Feb, 2017 Do you ever wake up in a surge of negative thoughts? Or have trouble getting to sleep because your brain keeps looping on that ever-expanding “to do” list that makes you feel like you’re drowning in tasks? … More Stop Feeling Overwhelmed: 3 Ways To Declutter Your Mind
The Mind Loops Blog: “How To Heal Your Mind and Mood… With a Tree” – Jan 2017 First off… Happy New Year! I hope 2017 is starting off in a fascinating way… That something new and interesting and inspiring is being born… just like the crocus that are about to start peeking up from out of … More How To Heal Your Mind and Mood… With a Tree
Hi dear friend! I made a cheerful little holiday video for you – you can watch it here. 🙂 Wishing you an EXTRAORDINARY 2017 – it’s gonna be a goodie. Cuz I have lots of Mind Loop things planned for you… Including a brand new, updated, 6-week Mind Loops course! We’re going to do a … More Happy (de-looped) Holidays From Barbara!
The Mind Loops Blog: Healing Anxiety, Depression and Mind Loops… With Music – Dec 8, 2016 If you read my book, How To Stop Negative Thoughts, you know that before working in Mind Loops, I was a singer, composer and musician. Music has always played an incredibly important role in my life. It was a … More Healing Anxiety, Depression and Mind Loops… With Music
The B-Blog: The Presidential Election: How To Get Along With People From the “Other Side” – Nov, 2016 The other day I dropped by the Talent Agency I belong to, and struck up an inspiring conversation with a fellow actor I didn’t know very well. The connection was great and I was thinking how fun it … More The Presidential Election: How To Get Along With People From the “Other Side”
Happy Halloween! Why We Love To Be Scared The Mind Loops Blog – October Yaay It’s Halloween! That means you get to (re)watch movies of freakishly silent psychopaths wearing hockey masks, and bloody little girl twins at the end of long hallways! You get to visit decommissioned insane asylums that are filled with god-only-knows what horrifying … More Why We Love To Be Scared – Happy Halloween!
March 2015 – I just returned from my 4-day birthday cruise! It was my first time on a BIG cruise ship – 2400 people – and honestly, I wasn’t so sure I was going to like it. But… surprise! It was AMAZING! Not only were the food and activities great – but most importantly: Everyone … More Are You An Introvert? Or Do You Just Play One On TV?