A fascinating combination of words uttered over a thought-provoking discussion with a stranger on a one hour flight to Minneapolis. At the very last moment, I changed seats and sat in 1D beside the man I would come to know as Peter. A handsome and well- kempt man on the better … Continue reading Brass What? – Lessons Learned in the Air
Do you feel awkward when it is too quiet? As one who makes a living talking, it’s pretty hard to be quiet. I suspect that is true for a lot of people, though. When silence falls into a conversation we rush to fill the uncomfortable quiet – even if it’s … Continue reading What’s Everyone so Quiet About – Is Meditation for You?
Stolen from right under my nose, my beautiful bike (actually my husbands). I had just come to love it and use it regularly. Yes, it was locked. Boo-hoo, poor me. Always the optimist, I phoned the police station weekly waiting for my bike to be recovered. A year later I have … Continue reading Got Obstacles? Tips from a Two-Wheeler
I’m assuming (and somewhat hoping!) that it’s not just me who puts things off. Since helping you always helps me this months newsletter is designed so we can both stroke things off our list! Procrastinate No More – 10 Tips to Put Procrastinating Behind You (and me)! What needs to … Continue reading Procrastinate No More – 10 Tips to Put Procrastinating Behind You!
If I get an idea or two that I can use from any book I read or session I attend – then I am thrilled and excited! This week on our Your Life, Unlimited radio broadcast I was fortunate to interview author Billy Strean, PhD. His book entitled, The HoHo … Continue reading Lighten up & Love Life Laughing
While doing some renovations for a clearly affluent family, the plumber in politely asks the ‘lady of the house’ if he may use the washroom (rather ironic – he is the plumber, after all!). She says, “No, there is a gas station on the corner.” Are you serious? You have … Continue reading How to be a Class Act.
I went for burger but got more than I bargained for at this Saskatchewan burger chain. Besides my burger, which I ‘ate in,’ there were three things that I ‘took out.’ 1) The message from their sign that said, “Taste Takes Time.” Yes, I agree. Lots of things that are great take … Continue reading 3 Life Lessons ‘To Go’ Please
Case # 1 – An unusal invitation came to my in box. “You are cordially invited to the Grand opening of Marie’s bathroom!” A strange invite, to be sure, but you have to know the background of this bathroom. Marie’s hubby had torn it apart to remodel it … 13 … Continue reading It’s 2011 – Do you know where your friends are?
What do you think? George was shocked at the event he went to. Everyone took turns introducing themselves and as he listened, he heard things like this… “I’m Mary, I have 2 kids, one is a doctor and one is a lawyer.” “I’m Joe, I have 2 daughters, one is … Continue reading What Defines You?
Today I pulled this question from the ‘mailbag.’ This is a real nurse asking a real question and I have a feeling the person who asked it isn’t the only one with this issue! Here are 6 tips to help put you back on your own to-do list … Permission – … Continue reading How can I be better to myself? 6 Tips to help put you back on your own to-do list.