September 18, 2019

Have you ever come to the end of a day when all you can say is, “I’ve failed!”  You know, those days when it seems that nothing has gone right for you? Those days where every test you have taken seemingly ends up in failure?  Everyone has experienced those moments. Nev...

February 14, 2019

Have you ever felt like you were thrust into a situation that you were not prepared to handle?  For some, public speaking invokes a feeling of being unprepared.  For others, being thrust into a leadership role could make you feel inadequate to perform the job.  Whateve...

December 24, 2018

It is Christmas Eve and I have checked my list twice to ensure I did not miss anyone or anything.  What about you?  Did you purchase all the gifts you wanted?  Usually, on Christmas Eve, I realize at the last minute that I forgot something or someone.  The afternoons u...

November 21, 2018

It is that time of year again.  Thanksgiving Day is upon us.  Many people dislike this holiday while others look forward to the feast.  So many traditions and activities.  I am sure you have your special ones.  Maybe you attend a high school football game in the mornin...

August 25, 2018

Although Summer is my favorite time of the year, it can also be a frustrating time.  Don’t get me wrong, I appreciate the beauty on display in the form of great plants, warm beaches, flowers in bloom, etc.  But one of the points of frustration can be characterized by o...