So I’ve been a Lolli** for 18 months now and this is the first time I’ve shared (with permission from Mom) a picture of my incredible little Noah. I’d like a point for restraint, please! When I saw this adorable picture, I thought about how many times in my life I’ve … Continue reading Drop the Rock
I’m wandering around in the crowded boarding lounge looking for a seat when I spy this young woman, smiling, laughing and chatting with her partner. I sat down close by and said, “Well this looks like a fun area to sit in.” “Oh it is! The world needs more joy and … Continue reading To Plug or Unplug, That is the Question?
I don’t know what you do for a living, sometimes I don’t even know what I do! 😉 Most people would understand if I said I was a ‘motivational speaker’ but that comes with all sorts of connotations. Still, I use the title anyway even though my association assure me that … Continue reading Why do it?
I thought I was a pretty positive person, one that didn’t complain too much, but then reality struck! I’m just one week in to my 30 Day Complaint-Free Challenge and I’d tell you how hard it is, but I don’t want to complain! So far I have a lot more … Continue reading The Complaint-Free Challenge
I love words! Numbers give me a headache, but words, ahhhh. Beautiful words, awesome alliterations, powerful prose, singular or strung together, with beautiful meanings that grow relationships, oh how they can make my heart smile! With over 150,000 words in the English language, we can cover a plethora of … Continue reading A New Word
I was in between flights in the airport when I got a call from Donna, the meeting professional of an event I was keynoting at in just a few weeks. I was happy to hear her voice, we had built a nice rapport, and was ready to jot down … Continue reading The Personal Connection
They call him the squeaky cheese guy. You know when you are around someone who is so passionate about life and connecting and their vocation and people – it actually fills your heart to overflowing. David Beaudin, The Canadian Cheese Ambassador, is such a man. This Quebecer who transplanted … Continue reading Before you go on holidays, Read This!
What were you doing Sunday nights? if you were listening to her, I won’t tell. 😉 It just so happened it was her 91st birthday when I saw her documentary this month at the Victoria Film Festival. It left my friend and I so inspired, so impressed and so … Continue reading Amp it up!
What’s your favourite type of fun? Fun’s fun, right? Well, not necessarily. There’s some discussion about different types of fun and here’s the Your Life, Unlimited version… F1– Yippee, I love it, its enjoyable, I’m laughing, I’m connecting, it feels good in my heart, mind and soul. It’s fun thinking … Continue reading Fun’s fun, right?