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.
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!
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.....
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.