It's hard to believe that the year is almost over! Did it seem to fly by? At this time of year, even with the joys of the season, too often we start focusing on all of the things we intended to do but just never found the time for. This year... (Read More)
Have you ever been lucky enough to get the whole house clean, only for it to be destroyed in a matter of minutes by a cyclone (or cyclones) spinning through the house? The struggle is real!
It might be hard to believe as you take in the chaos... (Read More)
“Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.” - Benjamin Franklin |
Did you know that people who write down their goals are more likely to achieve those goals? The biggest problem... (Read More)
One positive we see anytime there is a natural disaster or other catastrophic event is that people do have giving spirits. It allows us to witness the best in human nature with the many stories of kindness and giving. But if you stop and look... (Read More)
Rush, rush, rush is one certainty in our busy world. Another certainty seems to be stress, stress, stress. And the very rush that drives so many people's days is the same thing that causes the stress. That stress, in turn, can have some pretty... (Read More)
Getting away can be wonderful, whether it's just for the day or for an entire week! Of course, as adults, there is far more to it than hopping in the car with a snack and an electronic to keep yourself busy. We have to plan routes, oversee packing... (Read More)
In an acrostic, each line or paragraph starts with the first letter of a word or phrase. It’s a simple yet effective way to learn how to express thoughts and sentiments.
As simple as an acrostic is, it can be incredibly effective for helping... (Read More)
Have you ever wondered how difficult it is to conduct an orchestra? Do conductors actually do anything besides wave a little baton around while they are up there? The answer is yes they do, and it’s incredibly hard. A conductor’s role to keep... (Read More)
As much as we think we can control things, we all have faced times in our lives when everything changed - just like that. For an entrepreneur that uncertainty is a part of life. It’s up to you to make your business succeed knowing each day will be... (Read More)
Did you know that before the women’s one piece bathing suit was invented, women basically swam in a dress? The style of swimwear was heavy, ugly and dangerous in the water. But no one really fought it because swimming wasn’t considered a hobby... (Read More)