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Episode Archive

Episode Archive

136 episodes of Be Great TODAY since the first episode, which aired on September 3rd, 2017.

  • Episode 136: The Flooded Bike Path

    April 5th, 2020  |  2 mins 55 secs
    alternatives, creativity, inspirational, motivational, obstacles, routes

    A flooded bike path impedes our way home. Maybe by taking an alternative route, we can get back in a new way.

  • Episode 135: Taking A Daily Vacation

    March 29th, 2020  |  3 mins 14 secs
    break, inspirational, life, motivational, perspective, refresh, vacation

    There was a quote I read about taking a vacation every day. I think now more than ever it is very crucial to our well-being!

  • Episode 134: What Will Tomorrow Bring?

    March 22nd, 2020  |  3 mins 42 secs
    fear, future, inspirational, moments, motivational, today, worry

    Times like right now cause us to worry about tomorrow. I think it also causes us to not think about today.

  • Episode 133: Don't Judge Outward Appearances

    March 15th, 2020  |  1 min 55 secs
    appearances, emotions, feelings, inspirational, judgment, motivational

    People often tell me my cat Chocolate looks grumpy. He is actually a very happy cat--but his outward appearance doesn't show that. Sometimes we may judge someone's outward appearance without aiming to understand what's going on inside.

  • Episode 132: Only Mistake Is NOT Making Mistakes

    March 8th, 2020  |  4 mins 38 secs
    failure, inspirational, learning, mistakes, motivational, opportunity

    I've made many "mistakes" in my life. I've learned valuable lessons from these incidents. The only real mistake that you can make is NOT making mistakes!

  • Episode 131: Be Unexpected

    March 1st, 2020  |  2 mins 34 secs
    impact, inspirational, moments, motivational, unexpected

    Sometimes we can turn an ordinary routine moment into something extraordinary by being unexpected. I recount a few moments from my past trip where people surprised me and the impact it had.

  • Episode 130: Second Guessing

    February 23rd, 2020  |  3 mins 5 secs
    consequences, decisions, inspirational, motivational

    Sometimes we have to make a decision, and the consequences can cause us to second guess.

  • Episode 129: Knowing Our Limits

    February 16th, 2020  |  3 mins 4 secs
    help, inspirational, limits, motivational

    This past week I had to realize what my limits were regarding electrical work. Sometimes it is good to know what our current limits are, and ask for help at the moment.

  • Episode 128: This Is Me

    February 9th, 2020  |  5 mins 5 secs
    flaws, inspirational, motivational, quirks

    It is good to embrace who we are---flaws and all. We can't be who we aren't.

  • Episode 127: Don't Slam the Door

    February 2nd, 2020  |  2 mins 54 secs
    anger, conflict, frustration, inspirational, motivational, reactions

    There is a moment in a conflict when we can choose to slam the door---thus causing even more conflict, or deciding to simply close the door.

  • Episode 126: THAT'S MY SPOT!

    January 26th, 2020  |  2 mins 59 secs
    inspirational, motivational, reactions, routine

    Sometimes people park in our spot and it sets off our routine. I'm not talking physical spots, though I know someone who gets upset over physical parking spots.....

  • Episode 125: Those Fears We Cannot Explain

    January 19th, 2020  |  5 mins 32 secs
    fears, inspirational, motivational

    I admit, I'm afraid of bees. I cannot explain why, but it got me thinking on those fears we cannot explain.