Recent Thoughts

  • Monday, November 12th, 2018Lead by example

    Do you lead by example? When I see things I don’t like in other people, before I react, I try to look at myself first. Is it my place to get involved? What is my motive for suggesting that other people make a change in their life? Is my Ego leading the way? Am I […]

  • Sunday, November 11th, 2018Compliments

    “Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.”— Buscaglia How much effort do you invest in complimenting your family, your friends, your colleges or simply the people you […]

  • Saturday, November 10th, 2018Happy Habits

    Happy People. Our lives are often a balance between many extremes, including happiness and sadness. Although we cannot always control our experiences, we can actively make ourselves open to the possibility of being happy. Remember, happiness is a choice that sometimes requires effort. A good way to begin making the choice to be happy, is […]

  • Friday, November 9th, 2018Slow Down

    I’m often surprised and amazed at just how many beautiful things surround us all the time.  Too often I don’t see them because I’m in such a hurry  I reither don’t make time to “see” them or I don’t “see” them simply because I  take them for granted and choose not to pay attention. I’m […]

  • Thursday, November 8th, 2018My Mother Used To Say…

    My mother used to say, “Sit still and mind your own business”. My mother used to say this to my brothers and I when we were little kids fidgeting and arguing in the back seat of the car on long trips.  It recently occurred to me that my Mother’s words were brilliant.  Is it possible […]