I know we are all busy, but I want to encourage you to take time and make a list of all you are thankful for. Maybe you can share it during the Thanksgiving meal. Thankfulness is more than a sappy sentiment. It is something deeper we acquire. A thankful heart…

PART 2: MOVED BY PAIN

In October of 2013 I made an appointment with an orthopedic to have my lower back examined. I would get the surprise of my life that morning. I needed a hip replacement. It gets better... not one, but both of my hips (bi-lateral hip replacement). I was blown away. So…

DO WINNERS NEVER QUIT?

We have all heard motivational phrases like, "When the going gets tough, the tough get going" or "winners never quit and quitters never win" but are these true? Do winners never quit? (Please note I didn't say that whiners never quit, that's a blog for another time). In Seth Godin's…

bloat•ware

When shopping for a new smartphone and reading reviews, the term bloatware will inevitably pop up. Here is the definition courtesy of Google. noun: bloatware software whose usefulness is reduced because of the excessive disk space and memory it requires. ...unwanted software included on a new computer or mobile device…

THANKFULNESS

A few weeks ago I ended up in the ER of a local hospital at 3am with chest pain. After a myriad of tests and one night in the hospital, we got the good news I had not suffered a heart attack. In the bed next to me however, was…
I receive a daily blog written by Seth Godin. His post dated 7/31/19 was short and to the point. The title was "Narratives Keep the Feeling Going". His point was, if our narrative is causing us pain then maybe it's time to drop it. In a piece from The Atlantic…

CARNEGIE HALL ANYONE?

Maybe you've heard the old joke: How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Answer, practice, practice, practice. After you stop laughing I will continue 1,2,3, OK… many of us bought that tale or some version of it. Just keep practicing, trying harder and you'll make it kid… you can do…