I like to write, travel, and watch baseball, not necessarily in that order

Me in Barcelona, back when we could explore the world. (Photo credit: Paul Thurrott)

Here’s a little bit about me:


Find the common ground you share, even if you’re talking about vaccines.

3 young people in conversation, a white man with brown hair, a white woman with brown hair, and a Black woman with dark hair.
3 young people in conversation, a white man with brown hair, a white woman with brown hair, and a Black woman with dark hair.
Image by selassie from Pixabay


No digital detox required

A person takes a photo of their friend with their phone. They are sharing a meal at an outdoor restaurant.
A person takes a photo of their friend with their phone. They are sharing a meal at an outdoor restaurant.
Image by Pexels from Pixabay


How to reframe stress to work for you, not against you

A white woman wrapped in a white shawl stands outside. She looks thoughtful.
A white woman wrapped in a white shawl stands outside. She looks thoughtful.
Change the way you view stress (Image by Rondell Melling from Pixabay)


You don’t have to write the whole day off as a disaster.

A person hang-gliding. The glider is bright blue and white and the sky in the background is blue.
A person hang-gliding. The glider is bright blue and white and the sky in the background is blue.
Image by sandid from Pixabay


You might not spot narcissistic traits in yourself

A woman admires herself in a mirror. She has blonde hair and wears a blue dress
A woman admires herself in a mirror. She has blonde hair and wears a blue dress
Image by Alexandr Ivanov from Pixabay


And how you can fight back and stay healthy

A woman practices yoga outside to help fight weight gain as she gets older. We see her from the back and her hands are behind her in prayer position. She is wearing a blue tank top and gray leggings.
A woman practices yoga outside to help fight weight gain as she gets older. We see her from the back and her hands are behind her in prayer position. She is wearing a blue tank top and gray leggings.
Image by Amanda Oliveira from Pixabay


To succeed in the long-term, you need to work on yourself

A young woman sketches outdoors, sitting on the ground. She is wearing a black tank top, jeans, and red sneakers
A young woman sketches outdoors, sitting on the ground. She is wearing a black tank top, jeans, and red sneakers
Image by David Mark from Pixabay


What to do when it feels like the world is against you

Image by Richard Mcall from Pixabay

Stephanie Thurrott

I write stories that make our lives better. I learn something with everything I write, and I hope you do too. Get my newsletter: stephaniethurrott.com/medium

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