Monthly Archives: February 2018

  • Sunday, February 25th, 2018

    I Don’t Know

    “I don’t know’. There is so much wisdom in those words. When was the last time you said, “I don’t know”? It’s a wise person who can say, “I don’t know.” For me, there is freedom in admitting I don’t know something because it opens my mind to an opportunity to learn. None of us are […]

  • Saturday, February 24th, 2018

    Know it All

    Do you have all the answers? Are you teachable? I find it very easy to look at a problem with my mind predetermined on how I want things to turn out. Examples: 1. A conflict with a friend? I know how that should turn out. 2. Difficulties on the job? Well, I can tell you […]

  • Friday, February 23rd, 2018

    Are You Grounded?

    These at 10 suggestions to create a more grounded life and to avoid getting caught up in this ever increasing fast-paced world. 1. Simplify. By choosing not to get caught up in the details of this fast-paced world, you are doing your part to slow down the world down.  You will also discover that you […]

  • Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

    Are You A Dummy?

    What happens to us when we criticize ourselves by calling ourselves names like “dummy, failure, or screw up”? Sometimes, as result of us calling ourselves names we start  believing our own words and we take on the role of those names. We become a dummy,  a failure or a screw up.  We begin to think […]

  • Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

    Keep Your Library Shelves Well Stocked.

    Do you remember “The Library”? As a kid, I was in the library a lot. Why? Because that’s where the greatest number and the widest variety of books could be found. That’s where the information was stored. That’s where the stories were saved. I loved to read. I loved to learn. When was the last […]

  • Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

    Be Vulnerable.

    It takes strength and courage to be purposefully vulnerable, but the payoff is wonderfully peaceful. I think we could all agree, nobody is perfect. We all have faults. We all make mistakes. The question is, are you able to admit your faults? Why is it that we feel more comfortable around a person who can […]

  • Monday, February 19th, 2018

    Blame

    Blame is a coping skill that many of us have used to avoid personal responsibility. It allows us to hold on to anger and fear. When we blame others, we create an instant sense of antagonism, not only between us and an other person, but also between us and the world. Before you can truly […]

  • Sunday, February 18th, 2018

    Courage

    Are you courageous? Are you afraid? What about now, are you afraid? Wht about in the next hour or two, will there be a situation where you have to choose between courage and fear? Will you need to make a decision or plan a course of action that may take a bit of courageous determination […]

  • Saturday, February 17th, 2018

    Service is Good

    “Being of service” is a good feeling. When we do something for others, without the expectation of anything in return, we are turning our actions into gifts. Being of service makes the world a better place for us all to live. There are so many ways to be of service in your community. There are […]

  • Friday, February 16th, 2018

    Is Your Root System Healthy?

    Are you a creature of habit? Some habits are good and helpful like being on time, eating a healthy breakfast and regular exercise but sometimes our habits prevent us from living a healthy life physically, mentally and spiritually. For me, most of my unhealthy habits are rooted in my impulsive reaction to either feeling bored […]