Summer Isn't Over Yet

We've been hearing people say,"September is the new January." And it's true—as summer comes to a close and the kids get back to school, people seem to have a change in perspective. We're no longer floating down a lazy river. Instead, it's time to plug back in and get motivated.

Before the leaves start to change and you pull the jackets out of storage, here are a few things you can do to enjoy the last days of summer while looking forward to fall.

... [read more]

Your Personal Pep Rally

"Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can."
~Arthur Ashe

We can relate—lazy summer days are perfect for letting things slide. But as we look toward fall, it's a great time to review and remotivate. Here's how to rally around yourself and your self-care right now!

... [read more]

Cheer

“For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ever see someone alone and smiling and wonder what they were so happy about? Even if you weren't born with a naturally sunny disposition, you can cultivate a cheerful demeanor, too. Here's how.

... [read more]

Make a Splash this Summer

Make A Splash This Summer"Laughter sparkles like a splash of water in sunlight." ― Joseph Lelyveld

This July, make a splash (literally and figuratively) on those around you by embracing everything about summer with zeal. 

... [read more]

Stir Things Up

Stir Things Up"Life is what happens while you're busy making other plans." ― Allen Saunders

What is it you dream of doing? That may be an easy question. But here's a harder one—when do you plan to do it? Remember, someday is not a day of the week. This month, let's stir things up a bit—by tapping into what's stirring deep inside you.

... [read more]

Find a Place for Grace in Your Life

Find A Place For Grace In Your Life"Barn's burnt down...now I can see the moon." ― Masahide

It's not easy to live without regret—wondering where the road you didn't choose might have led. Or wishing you hadn't eaten that entire sleeve of Girl Scout cookies. Grace is an interesting word—meaning both elegance and forgiveness. Somewhere in the middle is just finding the beauty in any moment.

... [read more]

Help Yourself Flourish

Help Yourself Flourish“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” ~Elenor Roosevelt

In typography and books, a flourish is a little added swirl or detail that, while perhaps unnecessary, enhances everything around it. In life, perhaps it should be the same—finding ways to go beyond the basics to truly flourishing in our work, lives and relationships.

... [read more]

Please note:

You are now leaving the ACCU-CHEK® website.

The site you are linking to is not affiliated with ACCU-CHEK.com.

Roche Diabetes Care, Inc., the maker of ACCU-CHEK products, may have provided financial support to the company or organization to which you are about to link. We do not, however, have any control over the content provided on their Web site.