Start Where You Are…

Start Where You Are…

“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” – Arthur Ashe I love this quote. Starting is hard. It takes courage. There are so many ways to not begin, It is easier and safer, to just carry on doing the same old thing sometimes. But if...
Happiness Is a Choice:

Happiness Is a Choice:

Yesterday we went to meet some friends who we haven’t been able to get together with all  in one group, for quite a few years. Just before we left to meet up with our friends, someone made a flippant comment made that could have scuppered the whole day. As we...
DON’T BEAT YOURSELF UP! LOOK FOR THE LESSONS!

DON’T BEAT YOURSELF UP! LOOK FOR THE LESSONS!

I am reflecting this morning on the example I am setting here: You know, the one about beginning? Well I did great for the first week! I began, I wrote blog posts as I wanted to, three different days and put some stuff out through Facebook as well. Woohoo! And then I...
I NEED TO GET OUT OF MY WAY

I NEED TO GET OUT OF MY WAY

Here’s an interesting way of getting started with something. Last year, I went to a two week conference. One of the exercises we had to do, was find a way of starting that got around all the road blocks and procrastination that we put in the way of the most scary (for...