In my executive leadership call this past week, I brought up a saying you may have heard before: What you permit, you promote. This phrase actually ha
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We recently put two bird feeders in the yard. I have wanted to do this for years, but after visiting with my friend Cheryl’s home, and seeing he
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“You can appreciate the flowers in someone else’s garden while still watering your own.” Jennae Cecelia Have you ever found you
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I was playing tennis on Tuesday and I heard my tennis pro say to my friend, “You have the weapon—use it!” He was referring to her very p
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Would you like to be happier, healthier, more productive, and more successful? Good, because the answer for all of these coveted attributes is embedde
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I recently read an anonymous quote that asserted one form of h*ll is meeting the person you could have been. Can you imagine that meeting? I can feel
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Yesterday, as we assembled around the kitchen table enjoying Father’s Day brunch, celebrating Doug, I asked everyone to share the attribute they
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“Do you then ponder how the supreme of human evils, the surest mark of the base and cowardly, is not death, but the fear of death?” ~ Epictetus Le
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I bought this sweet plant at The Home Depot a few weeks ago. I read the directions on where it would thrive best and ended up placing the po
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Back in the early 1960’s, the U.S. created the NASA Space Program because we were determined to send a man to the moon. Getting them there was a
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I went to the track yesterday to run with my daughter. When we arrived, there was a man there with three of his children. The two older boys were runn
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On Saturday, Doug and I went out for a bike ride to get some fresh air and exercise. While we were out, we passed the sweetest little girl proudly rid
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“Whatever makes you uncomfortable is your biggest growth opportunity.” ~ Bryant McGill The reason this quote presents such a big conundru
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What does a ratty 37-year-old Rutgers University Champion sweatshirt have to teach anyone? For me, a lot. Shortly before I headed off t
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Way back when, maybe in middle school, we learned the difference between the two words empathy and sympathy. Prior to that, sympathy was our go-to wor
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Yesterday, I played tennis with my husband, Doug, and my son, Liam. When we first started, both of them were hitting the ball as hard as they possibly
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“The most dangerous phrase in the English language is, “We’ve always done it this way.” ~ Rear Admiral Grace Hopper We hate ch
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I am currently enrolled in Seth Godin‘s Bootstrapper’s Workshop. It’s unlike any other class I have ever taken, but it’s
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Now more than ever, in light of all that has gone on in the world over the last few months, communication is king. And silence, well, that has the pot
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Have you ever thought about truck drivers, especially now during the pandemic when their work is so critically important to the transportation of our
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