We are back with a blog collaboration. This time we have 14 bloggers and one theme: One Step at a Time Toward the Impossible! This is our third blog collaboration. The first collaboration was on Coping with Loss. The second collaboration was on Strength. Our third blog collaboration, One Step at a Time Toward the … More Collaboration with a Purpose: One Step at a Time Toward the Impossible
This world owes us nothing. It really doesn’t. We have to earn everything. Most of my kids play sports. When my children used to play more at the recreational level, they would get a trophy at the end of each season just for showing up. Honestly, I didn’t like this much. Playing devil’s advocate, I … More Go After What You Want. Don’t Wait for It to be Handed to You.
Do you get distracted easily? A phone call, an email, a text message, an emergency, a problem, etc. can all grab our attention. When this happens, the goals we had set out to accomplish in a day may not happen or can take much longer than anticipated. Of course, this is life, but what about … More Don’t Deviate from the Course of Your Goals
Every single person wants to be successful. The definition of success varies amongst people. Although the final product of success will not be the same for everyone, there are steps anyone can take to get closer to success. 5 Steps Toward Success Know your end goal. Keep focused. There are a lot of distractions in … More 5 Steps Toward Success
Do you live with regret? I once had someone ask me if I regretted anything in my past. My initial response was to list everything that I thought had gone wrong in my life. After digesting the question, I realized that I wouldn’t be the person I am today if it wasn’t for my past. … More Leave Regret Behind and Create Your Future
Life isn’t a race. It’s a marathon. Any goal takes time to achieve. But what happens when your life starts with a bad home environment. No family support (or minimal) or the home life is all about survival. Goals are secondary. Basic needs come first. Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs and Motivation As we look at … More Strive for Excellence No Matter Where You Start in Life
I saw this gentleman on the strip in Vegas dressed to perform. He was making music out of paint buckets turned upside down. He was in a zone and seemed to LOVE what he was doing. I loved that. People like that live for what they love. I think many times we settle short because … More Doing What You Love
All my nursing experience is in the area of pediatrics. I LOVE working with children. I have been asked on numerous occasions, “How can you take care of sick children? Doesn’t it break your heart?” At times, my heart was broken into pieces. I grieved with a couple who held their five month old baby … More The Attitude of Gratitude Through the Eyes of a Child