Humor for the Soul

Humor for the Soul – the Friday Fiasco Series Enjoy a laugh, drink a latte, play with your kids, paint your flower pots or skip in fall flowers but whatever you do, don’t worry about what you can’t control.   1. I don’t suffer from insanity; I enjoy every minute of it. 2. I used…

Stop Thinking

Stop Thinking (Guest Post by Simon O.) Simon O from  Secret of Life, greeted me with welcome arms my very first day in blogging.  He encouraged me, helped me with my questions and has supported me ever since.  I think his actions, more than his excellent posts show that Simon has some idea of what the…

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…

FRIDAY FIASCO – MY NON-GRATITUDE LIST

What I Should Be Grateful For … This coming weekend is the Canadian Thanksgiving weekend.  I can hear gobble gobble and smell pumpkin pie already, but am I always thankful? Here is a list of things I simply struggle with to express sincere gratitude .  I’ll bet if you read a few it will inspire…

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…

Life Happens While We Are Busy Making Plans

Irena Sandler changed the lives of over 2000 children by risking her life to rescue them from certain death in the Holocost. How can we get past our search for meaning and simply BEcome the love of action in the moment?

The Power Broker Bust (pt 2 of 4)

Somethings I Just Don’t Control There is an art to controlling what you can, and letting go of the rest.  I call it BEING in your own business.  So much time is wasted focusing on what is not in our control, that we are left fatigued, emotionally depleted, and oftentimes depressed.  It feels helpless to…

Are You a “CONTROL FREAK”?

Control.  What does it mean when someone says that you are “too controlling” or, “Look Jane, this is out of your control!” Out of our pop psychology generation, we picked up a lot of terms that show we really understand what is going on.  (Or NOT) “This is my issue, not yours.” “It’ not you,…