Feel Like Giving Up?

“When you feel like giving up, remember why you held on for so long in the first place.” We all face obstacles in pursuing our goals, whether they’re professional or personal.We think we’re on the right track but realize we have chosen the wrong approach. We’re enthusiastic and hard-working, but our support system disintegrates when we need … More Feel Like Giving Up?

New Sensations

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. Albert Einstein Some people drift through their entire life. They do it one day at a time, one week at a time, one month at a time. It happens so … More New Sensations

Wise Old Farmer

We can gain a lot by looking at life through another’s eyes. A friend recently gave me this wise “old farmer’s advice”. There are many good lessons…. Your fences need to be horse-high, pig-tight and bull-strong. Keep skunks and bankers and lawyers at a distance. Life is simpler when you plough around the stump.. Words … More Wise Old Farmer

Finding Opportunity

“Opportunity knocks at the strangest times, It’s not the time that matters But how you answer the door.” Steve/Gray  You can wait for opportunities to drop in to your life. Or, you can go out there and create your own opportunities. The latter is definite and much more empowering. You create your own opportunities What … More Finding Opportunity

A Kick Start

”When you do nothing, you feel overwhelmed and powerless. But when you get involved, you feel the sense of hope and accomplishment that comes from knowing you are working to make things better.’ Elbert Hubbard Achieving goals is not a matter of possibility, it’s a matter of motivating yourself to focus on the right things.  … More A Kick Start

Trying To Impress

Too many people spend money they haven’t earned, to buy things they don’t want, to impress people they don’t like  Will Rogers  Far more often than any of us like to admit, our actions are driven by an inner desire to impress other people.  This desire is often reflected in the brand name products we … More Trying To Impress

Each Year

We live in a youth-obsessed culture that is constantly trying to tell us that if we’re not young and “hot,” we don’t matter. The entire television and advertising system is set up to serve the 18-to-54 age group. Which says to anyone outside that group: We don’t care about you. Yet this is a business … More Each Year