How to Stop Being a Modern Magpie

Why shiny object syndrome lacks sparkle

Elaine Hilides
Change Your Mind Change Your Life
5 min readApr 5, 2024

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Every time I saw Penny, she was excited about a new project, man or life plan. Her enthusiasm carried me along as she outlined what she would do as I crossed my fingers under the table.

To wish her luck?

Not really, more to hope that she saw this plan to the end. Not just this plan but any…

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Elaine Hilides
Change Your Mind Change Your Life

I can help you go from anxious to peaceful. Wellbeing coach for over a decade. Author, and International speaker, lives by the sea. elainehilides.com