1. Resiliency

    Defined as “the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness” I think most people know that one person who seems to bounce back from adversity quicker, have better attitude when confronted with the unexpected and who seems happier in life.  So, how do they get there and how does tha…Read More

  2. I Can’t and I’m Too Busy = I’m Choosing Not Too 

    I hear these two phrases far too often and it absolutely drives me crazy!  What makes the matter worse is that I’m not talking about hearing it from children or teenagers who are aren’t yet in control of their lives.  I’m hearing it from my peers, people my own age and it’s usually accompa…Read More

  3. Your Five?

    It was in a recent conversation with our two teenagers that we were on a consistent topic, who they choose to call “friends” and spend their time with.  I was explaining to them the quote: “You become the sum of the five people you spend the most time with”  - Jim Rohn I asked them to thin…Read More

  4. Children, Challenges, and I Love You

    Now that our oldest daughter is 22 and living her adult life we are able to laugh about the experiences we went through with her as a teenager.  I can’t lie some of those memories are still painful, unsettling, and remind me of how hard a time that is for our kids.  The constant trying to figure…Read More

  5. Choose Wisely

    I've been told the presentations we have been doing have been very motivational.  While we appreciate the compliment, we don't want to only be motivational!   We know motivation comes and goes depending on circumstances, choices, and ultimately our habits.  If you spend time with us for an hour …Read More