Results

Ah, one of my favorite words.  I like results.  I like results so much that sometimes we are attached.  I am my results. I get totally addicted to them.  And then, “Oh boy, there’s my trouble.” Results are a way to see where you are, to determine how far you have to go, to see […]

Growth

Ah, one of my favorite words.  I like results.  I like results so much that sometimes we are attached.  I am my results. I get totally addicted to them.  And then, “Oh boy, there’s my trouble.” Results are a way to see where you are, to determine how far you have to go, to see […]

Guidance

“…Life is no brief candle to me.  It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations.”– Bernard Shaw George

Moving Forward

With one single step, John Glenn stood on the moon.  Take baby steps.  One step at a time.  We’ve heard them all. And it’s true, if we’re moving forward, we’re not moving backward. Have you ever driven a car solely looking in the rear-view mirror? Jo Dee Messina sings of leaving her former lover, “Bye […]

Turn the Page

Have you ever had a conversation with a friend where you are sharing good news and they remind you to be cautious?  Does a parent ever “remind” you of the time you did thus and so … as a warning, of course, not to get too excited!  Have your well-meaning relatives “reminded” you that you […]

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Happy

Ever since happiness heard your name, it has been running through the streets trying to find you. –Hanz I love the image that I get of happiness running through the streets trying to find me while I’m running around trying to find it! Ha! Seriously, I’ve made my choices and decisions in life around being […]

Caves Are For Hibernating Bears

I need to keep this for [fill in the blank]. Many Moms will say this as they put yet another box in the attic. I must put this equipment, or these project supplies away just in case…I or, I can’t part with [fill in the blank], it feels like I’m betraying my dead aunt, uncle, […]

lighthouse

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, ‘Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous?’ Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of God. […]

Kindle Envy

Technology used to have a longer life-cycle. It seems that everything is faster, moves in a quicker time frame. And many of our senior citizens are lost in this new-fangled stuff. Sometimes it can be daunting to communicate and so many of us don’t! When I began to realize that there were new technologies that […]

Life Is A Relationship Game

Most of my friends, and all of my clients, have heard me say that Life is a relationship game. It sounds like an obvious statement doesn’t it? Yet many of us live ” lives of quiet desperation” … (Thoreau). We think that we are alone & separate; that “nobody knows the trouble we’ve seen”or some […]