Purge, nourish, and growth

As winter approaches, our lush, bountiful garden begins to wither and dry up. It’s time to plant the spring bulbs and wait for their beauty to arrive in the spring. The same holds true for our own lives. As we crave more in our life – more friends, more money,...

How to stop making life complicated

Are you prepared for what’s about to happen? Let’s make it easy instead of complicated. Let’s take a closer look. While on a hike, a fellow hiker was coming up the fully covered snow packed trail. He forewarned me, “Its treacherous! Be careful with your footsteps. I...

Stop the Busyness

Whenever I talk to people these days, I get a common answer. I’m busy. I’m busy working. I’m busy on nineteen hundred projects. I’m busy taking care of the kids. I’m busy volunteering. I’m busy seeing friends. I’m soooo busy I can’t think. All this busyness shows a...

Can you be last and first at the same time?

When was the last time you did something for the first time? In this day and age, we’re running from one thing to the next. We hardly have time to know what we’re actually doing or even why. We go here and we go there. We then get resentful that we don’t have time for...

Do your habits propel you into success?

When you sit down and think about the same routines you do every day, consider this – Do your habits enhance your day or make if it more difficult? Practices begin with how you start your day, from the moment your alarm goes off and how you wake up.  Do you jump out...