Pros and Cons of Goals

Pros and Cons of Goals

Pros and Cons of Goals Today there is much focus on setting goals to get more out of life, but there are both positives and negatives to having them. Oftentimes, when you set a goal, you not only set what you want to happen but you also tie in the way it should...
The Magic of Smiles

The Magic of Smiles

The Magic of Smiles The other day I was at an event with a group of soon-to-be graduating college kids. I always enjoy being around young people to get an appreciation of how they view the world as their future is uncertain yet hopeful. During one of the discussions,...
My Brother Died Today

My Brother Died Today

My Brother Died Today My brother died today. My sister, who lives a few miles away from him, called me early this morning to share the news. She was crying. I didn’t. My brother was unique in many special ways. He was 13 years younger than me, so we didn’t...
You Get What You Give

You Get What You Give

You Get What You Give Last weekend, we were visiting one of our favorite coffee shops for a chilly breakfast. It’s chilly because we sit outside with our little dog even though it is in the 30s. After we ordered our coffee, I made a comment that I thought they looked...