Living an unbalanced life is the easiest thing in the world! Have an extra bite too often, read a book too late into the night too often, forego that walk you know you should take on more nights than what's good for you and you are out of balance. It takes effort and determination to… Continue reading Balance: the Never Ending Quest
For some time now, I have known I needed something new in my life. So I am leaving "the old" behind and taking a step forward into the unknown. You see, I have a choice: I can use my skills, my gift, to help someone's pockets OR I can use my skills to help someone’s… Continue reading Invest in Your Talent
You know.... There are moments in life when you cannot help but wonder "what's the point of all this?" Although you want to be motivated and mobilized, your heart is just not in it! What is the point indeed? The fun has been wrung out of the activity you were passionate about not that long… Continue reading What’s the Point?
Today is Father's Day... And I have had no one to wish it to for close to 20 years. I am wondering if men today know the meaning of fatherhood. What kind of examples do the youth have? They see their parents struggling to give them a comfortable living... at the expense of quality living.… Continue reading Father’s Day
Once stretched, the mind never goes back to its previous state. And so does awareness. Once you are aware of something, you keep seeing it, in you, in others, and in unrelated situations. You start seeing your life in a different shade and suddenly everything looks different while driving home that new thing you are aware… Continue reading Awareness and Expansion
Once in while, doubts creep in. Without reason, they just keep coming up. That bright future you have been dreaming about becomes inaccessible, not even plausible. Doubs are sometimes so strong you feel discouraged, you feel stuck. Then you wake up the next morning and you feel hopeful again. Live has its ups and down,… Continue reading Dear Doubts, Go Away!
A trip down memory lane is sometimes a very useful exercise. Living in the past is not a way to live but revisiting it with a fresh eye and with more objectivity just might provide invaluable insight. If you have done well for yourself, you can look at your past without being thrown back into… Continue reading Down Memory Lane
Today is the anniversary of someone I know and with whom I lost contact. It is a long story and it is best this way, but I cannot help and wonder how life has been for this person. I am sure I don't cross this pal's mind, and yet I feel nostalgia tonight thinking about… Continue reading Losing Touch
No matter how much you push yourself, no matter how much you think you are in control of your life and your own body, it gets the last word. You can only flirt with exhaustion for so long. When both your body and your mind are tired, they let you know in no uncertain terms… Continue reading Saturation
I have a love/hate relationship with decision making. I don't make decisions lightly. I think about it, think some more, ponder... go back and forth... and it seems like I don't know what I want. Oh, I can make decisions in a split second, but the important ones, the ones that impact on my loved… Continue reading Decision Making