Your Next First Day

I was just thinking back to 1991. My wedding was just over a year before. We were newlyweds living in an in-law apartment I had built. The kitchen and bathroom were in the basement, our bedroom was in what was the back porch and our main living area was in the garage which I spent… Continue reading Your Next First Day


Without Doubt

A winner never quits and a quitter never wins! If you have a dream move towards it confidently without doubt and with the highest degree of enthusiasm.

Upon a Precipice

You are more than enough. Don’t let anyone tell you otherwise, especially yourself. Every interaction and detour along the way contributed to who you are right now. This is not a test and there are no wrong answers. Life’s experiences are meant to stimulate our consciousness as they foster growth. There are no limits to… Continue reading Upon a Precipice

The Tiny Rope

Today I was thinking back to a childhood trip to Roger Williams Park Zoo. There were two full grown elephants there feeding. Each had a small rope around one of their ankles. I asked, “ Why doesn’t the elephant just break the rope?” My mother explained, “When the elephants were little, they used the same… Continue reading The Tiny Rope

Manifesting Relationships

Here is some free advice to begin manifesting your ideal relationship. First you need to make two columns on a sheet of paper. One side are the things you do not want in a relationship and on the other side put the things you would love to have in a relationship. Once you do that… Continue reading Manifesting Relationships

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