Use What You Have

Do you use what you have, or do you mainly ignore what you have in your lust for something different, or something more? Like most people, I want more out of life. There is absolutely nothing wrong with wanting to create a better lifestyle for yourself and your loved...

Don’t be a Flat Squirrel

There is a lot to be said for making a decision. Many years ago Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe said this: “Until one is committed, there is hesitancy, the chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness.” Also, “…the moment one definitely commits...

Is it half-full, or half-empty? (Redux)

(As I and my family are celebrating Thanksgiving Week, here is one of my favorite previous posts.  Happy Thanksgiving Week to you and yours!) “Is it half-full, or half-empty?”  My mentor asked me that a few years ago while showing me a bottle of water.  Considering...

Character (Redux)

(As I and my family are celebrating Thanksgiving Week, here is one of my favorite previous posts.  Happy Thanksgiving Week to you and yours!) Let’s talk briefly about Character. I have heard it said that, “Reputation is what others think of you; Character...

Are You a Worrier or a Warrior?

“Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, it empties today of its strength.” – Corrie Ten Boom, Clippings from My Notebook   How many times have you worried about something? If you are like most people, you probably said, “a lot.” Me,...