Getting Past 1000 “NO’s”

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I’m standing in my closet, searching for the BIG YES as I take a look at my “stuff.” Since our last move, I’ve given away many items that have worn out their worth. Plus, I feel much lighter since I’ve sent most of my children’s treasures to them. As Greg McKeown points out in his book Essentialism, I want to separate … Read More

How To Come Back After the Letdown

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I love to swim. When I was little, I swam with my brothers in a plastic blow-up pool in our back yard. Later, we rode our bikes to the local high school for swimming lessons in the morning, free swim in the afternoon, and swim team in the evening.     One of my favorite strokes on the local swim … Read More

Want Some Pizzaz? Share the Glory

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When I was a child one of my favorite books was The Little Rabbit Who Wanted Red Wings, the story of a rabbit who was always looking at other animals qualities and wishing he had them.  When the little rabbit got his wish for red wings he found out that life wasn’t so great trying to be someone he wasn’t.   … Read More