I was on my weekly Zoom call last night with my Emerging Leaders class and we were discussing fear. I love discussing fear because it’s that one
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Late in the afternoon yesterday, Doug and I went for a bike ride. As we were riding through the park that is adjacent to a local sod farm, I noticed t
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Last week I got on the Peloton for a 45-minute ride with an instructor I have never ridden with before, Ben Alldis. Midway through the ride, I started
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“Turn your face toward the sun and the shadows fall behind you.” ~ Maori Proverb It’s Friday morning and the weekend is almost here.
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I am not a big fan of meetings. It’s not the meeting part that I don’t like, it’s the inefficiencies and the wasting of time that dr
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This morning, after at least a month or two of dismissing the daily notifications, I finally performed the upgrade on my laptop. I wanted the upgrade,
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What happened to Motivational Monday yesterday? Funny story. I wrote a lovely post yesteray about Father’s Day (and Mother’s Day). When I
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“No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you go, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn’t trying.” Unknown At least on
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To all my procrastinators out there, this one is for you (and me!). If I haven’t already shared this with you before, technology and I are not t
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I recently posted a family picture from our vacation to Nantucket. It was from a really fun moment in the driveway with my brother-in-law and sister-i
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Tonight, in my Emerging Leaders Development Program, we will be discussing self-doubt and confidence. I decided to add this to the syllabus because I
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I spent the last week with my family vactioning on Nantucket Island, off the coast of Massachusetts. We had such a wonderful time relaxing, eating, an
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“When things go wrong, don’t go with them.” Paul Martinelli Paul Martinelli has a number a of great quotes, but this one I love beca
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I love the hydrangea shrub. I have many scattered throughout my gardens and every year, at this time, I tend to check in on it every day, patiently aw
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Do you ever offer praise to your kids, your spouse, or even your colleagues at work? Did you ever think that depending on what kind of praise you gave
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This past weekend, I read about a woman named Marva Collins, who is best known for creating Westside Preparatory School, a private elementary school i
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“Don’t tell me how talented you are. Tell me how hard you work.” Arthur Rubenstein My friend, Jen, sent me this quote the other day
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Sometimes motivational quotes fall short for me. I find myself reading some brilliant and powerful quote and commenting, “Yes, but…”
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The umbrella has been around for a long time, so long that we don’t even think about it anymore. It’s original purpose was to protect peop
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Yesterday, we celebrated Memorial Day here in the United States, which is the day we honor and mourn the military personnel who have died in the perfo
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