It’s over? It seems as though the holidays just started. I hate it when the holiday season comes to a close, however, at least it's less now than when I was a kid. Back then it was such a big fall off the cliff of buildup and anticipation that started months before with the … Continue reading Make It Happen
Month: December 2016
A Lesson from Mr. Macy
The holidays are truly upon us and it is such a glorious time of year. I always look forward to it and my favorite thing of all is the way people seem to be truly friendlier and in a spirit of giving to others. I also like all of the old movies and things that … Continue reading A Lesson from Mr. Macy
Book Review: The Outward Mindset
I recently read The Outward Mindset by the Arbinger Institute. The book begins by explaining that the key to long-lasting behavioral change is changing mindset. Indeed, I myself have said many times that you cannot change behaviors without first changing the thinking behind them. From there we are given some definition behind two competing mindsets, … Continue reading Book Review: The Outward Mindset
Pay Attention…to everything!
Tuesday is recycling pick-up day, and we dutifully put out our recycling can each Monday night. This past Tuesday, I was out early running an errand only to return to see my recycling can standing right in the middle of the entrance to my driveway. This meant I had to pull into my neighbor’s driveway, … Continue reading Pay Attention…to everything!