May 3rd, 2020 | 3 mins 25 secs
breaks, inspirational, motivational, refresh, rest, stress, tired
Sometimes it is important just to stop and let ourselves rest.
April 26th, 2020 | 2 mins 29 secs
creativity, inspirational, motivational, tools
A street artist in Ensenada created a galaxy for me using just a lighter, spray paint, and old paint buckets. Our creativity isn't in the tools we have, but what we do with it!
April 19th, 2020 | 2 mins 23 secs
inspirational, love, motivational, sensational, value
Fred Rogers said a quote at a commencement speech that has hung with me. You don't need to act out to be loved.
April 12th, 2020 | 3 mins 19 secs
awesome, change, impact, inspirational, motivational
The LEGO Movie Part 2 had a unique twist on the Everything Is Awesome line. I think it very much fits with what is going on today.
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.