Remembering to Treasure People

What If They Should Die Before I Wake? This weeks lesson in Training a Wild Elephant is about the moment we are experiencing with others.  Do we realize, are we aware that moments are fleeting and passing and gone.  So too the precious people in our lives are gifts.  They are here at the moment….

Everyday is a Great Day to Begin

What are You Waiting For? You and I both know that you have a great idea for your life. (At least one!)  You have seen it, heard it, thought about it, maybe even talked to others about it. You may have researched it, studied for it, changed majors for it, borrowed money to do it,…

Talking About Yourself

Talking About Yourself – Is It Vain,  Should you Force Your Way Into a Conversation? SO, here is the story – short and sweet.  I met up with a really great friend of mine today for coffee.  We were discussing friends of ours over the years and she said that some of our friends thought…

How to Prevent Boredom

Tips on How you Can Prevent Boredom Life is such a ride! It’s not hard to prevent boredom. There are sooooooooooooooooooooo many opportunities to be, do, create, think, hide, play…HOLY PEROGIES!  It doesn’t stop. For someone like me who cries in Libraries (what a CRY BABY! 🙂 )  the world appears so vast and there…

What Happens When You Plant a Good Seed in the Wrong Spot?

I think I have learned my lesson. There are consequences to planting seeds at the wrong time, or in the wrong place, or with the wrong companions. I know that NOW.  These past several days have been a painful reminder. Join me for this week’s Friday Fiasco: THE STORY OF A GOOD SEED THAT WENT BAD. (sorry I…

Create The Week You Want to Live

(I apologize for the wacky formatting. I have tried to fix it repeatedly and now would rather publish it than spend one more minute on formatting.  Perfectionists, I am at your mercy. 🙂 Why let your week happen without your creative design?  They tell us over 90% of our thoughts are UNCONSCIOUS, meaning we are…