Monthly Archives: June 2017

  • Friday, June 30th, 2017

    How’s it Going?

    I called a friend of mine yesterday and asked a simple question, “how’s it going”? His answer was not so simple. He said, “I’m at the beach with a friend. I love the beach, especially on the weekdays.  It’s the first time I’v’e been here all summer.  The weather is amazing, the water is so […]

  • Thursday, June 29th, 2017

    Moments

    If I think about my life as a whole, it becomes overwhelming. If I think about what I need to do today things become much simpler. If I think about trying to be kind or generous or healthy for the rest of my life, its often too abstract. But of I think about how I […]

  • Thursday, June 29th, 2017

    Consider these thoughts…

    Hmmmm… “What do you call an animal that never feels distress, anxiety, fear, or pain? Extinct.”—Daniel Gilbert “Faith is a bird that feels dawn breaking and sings while it is still dark.”—Rabindranath Tagore “Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise.”—Freud “Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss wants, small minds discuss people.”– Laurence […]

  • Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

    Today’s Weather Report

    Do you check the weather report before you leave your home each day?  Why?  Maybe, the weather forecast effects how you dress each morning or how you schedule your day’s activities. Does the weather influence your attitude? Can we influence the weather? I think we can. Consider these “weather conditions”….. A Stormy day…..Our outbursts of […]

  • Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

    Mountains

    I love to climb mountains. When we stand and look at a mountain, it looks awesome, majestic, and perhaps intimidating. To climb the mountain we need to select a route. Which approach will give us the best chance to reach the top? Which will provide a beautiful view? Is there risk? Which route is the […]

  • Monday, June 26th, 2017

    Patience

    Patience is a virtue we can practice daily. When rushing from one task to the next, we can lose sight of the big picture of our lives. Here are three ways we can begin to slow down and let everything come into peaceful focus. 1. Patience with ourselves. Time is a gift, so try to […]