When I was living across the Atlantic (and even now), the Oscars didn’t seem all that important. In fact, were it not for Facebook I might not have even known the awards show was on. But when I woke the next morning and saw numerous shout-outs to Matthew McConaughey for a brilliant acceptance speech, I had […]
We’ve started setting goals with our team here in Ireland–both personal and group goals. Goal setting is one of my favorite things to do because the activity takes me out of the busy-ness of life and makes me think: * What and who are really important to me? * Am I treating my priorities as […]
“He’s tied up working on his next book for the next several weeks. I’m sorry. I know he’d reconsider once the book is released, but right now he’s just too busy for an interview.” You’ve got to be kidding. I thought, looking at the disappointing email. Two months earlier, I’d reached out to the semi-famous […]
When Jen McDonough realized she was tired of living a so-so life, she took control of her attitude and behavior and changed health, her income–everything. Today she’s “Living Beyond Awesome.”
Don’t put your dreams on hold.
A year ago I didn’t know what Minimalism was. As I started to read more about it and practice it I have fallen in love with the ideas and am trying to apply them at all levels of my life.
Did you know dreamers live longer?
At first, I missed this tiny line of pearls. Strung in the chain-link fence, my attention zoomed right past them to the mystical, fog-covered landscape beyond.
I took this picture while stuck in traffic I-10 in Arizona. Mangled cars blocked our path. Tired and hungry and cranky, we sat fuming at the situation and each other. The sunbeams pierced through the clouds and into my heart. How could we complain? We were on vacation. No deadlines, no need to hurry. And […]