You just read about how Max learned how to go down our backyard slide, right? (If you haven’t, click here and read that post first). So what about you- what’s YOUR slide? Let’s do a quick application of Max’s learning process- but let’s go back one more step. You see, Max had to decide what..
Expectations during the Holidays A pastoral family has a different Christmas experience: it comes with the territory. You adjust expectations and ‘do the next thing.’ My list of the next thing is always quite different, however. LOL! Reality Then, just before Christmas, we welcomed Sadie into our family: a new life. Precious. Beautiful. So much..
Since you are reading this blog, you have undoubtedly made some very specific lifestyle choices and changes. CONGRATULATIONS!! One of those changes probably has to do with the kind of and quality of food that you eat. In making those changes you have probably started to read food labels. However, have you ever read your..
Leadership is a fascinating topic in business as well as in life. Books, blogs, seminars, webinars and articles by famous and not-so famous leaders can give food for thought to anyone who is in a leadership position. To further describe leadership on a practical level: if you have influence over even one person, you are..
Our Wisdom from a Cactus series continues: Be patient through the dry spells. Deserts are regions that receive low and irregular amounts of precipitation. The location of the desert (high or low elevation) as well as temperatures (high or low) more specifically affect the amount of precipitation that desert plants receive. In photos I..
We are wired to resist change. So allow me to share one last thought about getting back on track, making the change necessary to re-direct: from The Slight Edge by Jeff Olson- a book that I highly recommend: “Everything you need to do to transform your life is easy to do. (You need to get this book…) Here’s the problem:..
What did your self-monitoring reveal about your worst time? Is it the morning? Do you find that you are squeezed for time to get out of the house which means you leave without breakfast, and stop for a quick coffee and pastry at Starbucks and that’s all you take in until lunch??? Be prepared by investing..