Could you use a life coach?

Life Coach

-+*Have you ever thought that you might need someone you can turn to when you are faced with challenges in your life? Or do you need someone to bounce ideas off of, or to talk to at a time when you just need to get something off your chest? Or perhaps you need a sympathetic […]

A Cleansing Season.

Leaves Falling

-+*There is something about the spring and the fall that triggers a cleansing gene.  If you live in a harsh climate, the spring is relegated to cleanup from the winter.  The coolness of the fall invigorates the body and mind to work on projects before the winter bears down. Removing clutter, organizing, and upgrading is […]

Your best is second to none…

-+*(This is the 4th and final entry in a 4-part series of posts associated with the book “The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom” by Don Miguel Ruiz.) In my last post we looked into the 3rd agreement, “Don’t make assumptions“, which is discussed in the book entitled: “The Four Agreements: A Practical […]

Assume nothing!

-+*(This is the third entry in a 4-part series of posts associated with the book “The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom” by Don Miguel Ruiz.) In my last post we looked into the 2nd agreement, “Don’t take anything personally“, which is discussed in the book entitled: “The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide […]

Don't take it personally!

-+*(This is the second entry in a 4-part series of posts associated with the book “The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom” by Don Miguel Ruiz.) In my last post I introduced a book that I find gives excellent advice.  This book has definite words to live by.  The book can be seen […]

What you say counts…

-+*(This is the first in a 4-part series of posts associated with the book “The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom” by Don Miguel Ruiz). Sometimes a book comes along that just gives really good advice.  The advice may seem like common sense to us but sometimes getting down to basics is what […]

Speaking of Success

Fear of Public Speaking

-+*How many times have you been asked to speak in front of a group or even to just introduce yourself in front of a group and became tongue-tied? Well, depending on what resource you go to, public speaking is right up there as one of our top fears. It is certainly one of mine! According […]

Inspiration starts here…

-+*This blog begins on a sunny day on the island of Martha’s Vineyard, MA in the summer of 2009. I was fortunate enough to have been given a house for 10 days in Oak Bluffs, one of the towns on the island, by a dear friend. She obviously has done very well for herself being […]