Stumbling Blocks This week and next we’ve been asked to consider how we may use fear, hurt feelings, anger, guilt, and/or unworthiness to expand our comfort zone. Emotions, whether we consider them positive are negative, are neutral. We make them
This week my Franklin Makover virtue is self-control. I feel this particular virtue has been a big bugaboo for me, ever since my Mom introduced “virtues” to me when I was a kid. Over the years, as I would examine
Reversing the Reversal… There’s an interesting exercise I learned about 20 years ago that goes like this: Find another person, and place your hands together, palm to palm, and have them push your palm. Or vice versa. Watch what happens.
To Know Or Not To Know… Once every year, the sun hits Yosemite’s Horsetail Waterfall just right to make it light up in a golden hue. This week in our mastermind we added a card to our Herald card deck.
Practical wisdom “is the ability to do the right thing, at the right time, for the right reason.” Back in the 90’s a first grade teacher shared something with me that until that time I had not considered. She was
Every once in a while, someone will do a small kindness that becomes a gift of a lifetime. There are two moments I have with my Mom, that for whatever reason shine in my memory like living diamonds. These moments
Sometimes life can seem to get in the way of what we think we “ought” to be doing. However, I’ve discovered, when you’re clear on your purpose, from the inside out, even being off task, can still be on purpose.
October Sky … October Sky is a 1999 coming-of-age film, set in a coming-of-age time in America’s mid-twentieth century, 1957. The movie hearkens to a time before American innocence was lost. And the nation as a whole was forced to
In Sunday’s webinar Mark said something that continues to stick with me, “Gratitude is the cause, not the effect.” I love that!!! When I heard him say that, I thought about how I say, “Appreciation is how I create.” They
Last week, I had an insight that I shared in the Master Key Mastermind Alliance Mental Diet Group, I feel the greatest benefits of the Mental Diet are that it helps me gain Self-Mastery and helps me Foster my Focus.