Monthly Archives: March 2018

YOU CAN GET USED TO ANYTHING

YOU CAN GET USED TO ANYTHING   …and that’s the problem   That is the problem…    I’ll never forget my first “real” job, (apart from lifeguarding…) I couldn’t have been more excited. I burst into work the first day with all the energy and optimism my dad (the original “motivator” in our family) had pumped… read more

RIGHT NOW, ISN’T THIS GOOD…?

RIGHT NOW, ISN’T THIS GOOD…? Whenever I told my mom about an especially wonderful moment – with my daughters, in my work, in my life – she’d say, “Wrap your arms around it, darling!”    She meant for me to “get it” about how good it was, to hold onto it – so I could… read more

BELIEVING IS SEEING…

BELIEVING IS SEEING…   I know, I know, it’s supposed to be the other way around. But it isn’t.    The fact is, the greater your expectations, the greater your experiences. Seriously, it’s as simple as that.    The University of London did a study on “the power of positive expectations” and found that those people… read more

IS ANYBODY LISTENING?

IS ANYBODY LISTENING?  Seriously! Everybody’s talking. Everybody’s saying what they think – whether they know anything about the “subject” or not.    Hey, expressing our points of view is a good thing. But not when they’re not “enlightened” by some sort of knowledge based on information that’s based on “facts”    Okay, “facts” are in short supply; they… read more