Category Archives: Understanding Ourselves and Others

BLOG: “If only…”

When we think back sometimes we might wonder:   “If only I had done this,” or “If only I hadn’t done that.” I guess that what regret is all about—wishing we had done things differently to change an outcome. But it’s … Continue reading

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BLOG: Anticipation…

On a positive note, looking forward to something is basically how we define the word anticipation. It’s an expectation of a coming event. We have hope, eagerness, and maybe a feeling of excitement in the pit of our stomachs. We … Continue reading

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BLOG: Feeling Sad, Angry, or Fearful?

Reflections:  First, I’m thinking of my Daddy today on the date of his birth — Happy Happy Birthday my precious one! Miss you so much! You can try this sometime if you like to help release negative feelings (sadness, anger, … Continue reading

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Whose eyes? I’m talking about the eyes of people in our lives—the ones we talk to face-to-face. Do we look at them as they stand in front of us when we talk or listen? Do we look deeply or do … Continue reading

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BLOG: One New Year’s Resolution

I have just one resolution for the new year:  Get a daily dose of joy. If you haven’t decided what to resolve for 2016, maybe this one is for you. If those uplifting moments of joy don’t come to you … Continue reading

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BLOG: Two Important Lessons I’ve Learned

These lessons, which we need to continually remind ourselves about, are part of gaining what I call The Inside Advantage:  (1)  What others say and do is a reflection of who they are. Simply BE who you are and let others be … Continue reading

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BLOG: Chance Meeting?

Do we meet people by chance, or is there some unseen hand guiding us?  Last week I felt that angels, spirits, or God put me and my husband in the right place at the right time. We were visiting a … Continue reading

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