My daughter celebrated her wedding in the woods December 2017. A young man from England stole her heart. I warned him that if he breaks it, there will be nowhere safe to hide! Wedding In The Woods Sometimes, I believe… Read more
family, Personal, Personal Development
Things Have Meaning: Be careful what you make fun of and don’t touch that thing!
Things hold memories. We tie meaning to objects and get hurt when those are made fun or defensive if someone tries to take them away. Things Have Meaning Some things bring joy, others heartache. Most of us have at some… Read more
Family Affairs, The Years Just Melt Away
Family affairs can be painful. Or, they can be refreshing and rejuvenating! How do you feel when family gets together and you meet people you haven’t seen in years or maybe even never met? Family Affairs Can Be Fun! Family… Read more
Business, family, Opportunity
How can you say no if you don’t know what you are saying no to?
Have you ever caught yourself saying no to something a friend tries to ask you to look at when you don’t really even no what they are asking? Is Saying No Automatic? Most of us have friends and family who… Read more
1991, March 4 was a magical day!
March 4, 1991 was a scary yet magical day. March 4, 1991 I was working in Mississauga, Ontario and living in Barrie. In those days, I was the night leader at an A&P store. My shift was 11pm to 8am…. Read more
Loss of a child: Five years later, life goes on.
The loss of a child is one of the worst things that can happen. When do you “get over it”? Never. You never get over the loss of a child, but you do get through it. Loss of a child…. Read more
family, Opportunity, Personal Development
Deficits And Work Life Balance
Deficits are often used to get us through challenging times. We run time deficits to achieve work and life balance. What does balance mean to you? Deficits Money Energy Time There are never enough hours in the day. We steal… Read more
Blogging, family, Personal
Making Wine Can Be A Family Affair
Having a glass of wine with dinner is just so civilized. Buying retail can get a little expensive and it seems that it’s never in the house just when you want a bottle to take to a social gathering. Making… Read more
Business Tips, family, Social Commentary
Net Geners, Living Life 15 Minutes At A Time
Net Geners have Grown Up Digital and are living life 15 minutes at a time. Is your message getting across? This generation literally thinks differently than previous generations. Learn how to communicate with them. Grown Up Digital Don Tapscott released… Read more
Faith, family, Personal
5 Things You Should Never Say To Someone Suffering The Loss Of A Child
You want to offer consolation to someone suffering the loss of a child and don’t know what to say. Here are 5 things you should never say. Loss Of A Child Losing a child is like someone ripping your heart out of… Read more