There is a huge difference between working hard and doing the hard work. By keeping ourselves busy with overwhelming responsibilities, a multitude of tasks, and packed schedules, we have an excuse for avoiding difficult conversations and hard decisions.
If things are sagging, don't defend yourself by pointing out how hard you are working. Instead, ask yourself whether or not you've been avoiding the hard work.
Here's a treasure trove of cookie recipes just in time for Christmas. Click on the cookie's name, and presto -- you'll get the recipe! This is for all the folks who complain about "cookies" on their computers. (Thanks Sue Bartz!)