All In to Win

When I decided to start my first retail store, I was pursuing two goals which were in opposition to each other. I was searching for a new job and starting a new business at the same time. I actually was in training with a national retail chain and had my sister covering my store. One… Continue reading All In to Win

Sharing is Caring

The best relationships start with understanding we are sharing our lives together, not giving our lives to each other. Nobody should have the pressure of being all things to a spouse, as long as one partner doesn’t stop the other from doing what they love. We may share some mutual interests, but it’s unrealistic to… Continue reading Sharing is Caring

When Life Tires of Waiting

Sooner or later life will push you out of your comfort zone and force you into change. We often sacrifice our joy for comfort and forfeit our dreams. Our potential will not be realized by complaints about where we are, who we’re with or what we’re doing. It’s only by choice that we can truly… Continue reading When Life Tires of Waiting

Knowing the Problem

In order to find a solution we must first understand the problem. Yesterday my wife and I decided to start shopping for a new living room set. We’ve always loved our current sofa, chairs and ottoman. The dimensions are perfect and the leather finish is attractive and durable. The problem was the seat foam. Over… Continue reading Knowing the Problem

Count Down Conquered

The mind wants to protect us from danger and failure through fear. There is a very limited time that we have to initiate an idea that may challenge us. I met a man named Dante today who shared in interesting story. When he first began dating he’d hold his breath as long as he could… Continue reading Count Down Conquered