Rolling with the punches! And keep on swimming!

“You must take change by the hand or, rest assured, change will take you by the throat.” — Winston Churchill FIRE — Focus, Intensity, Repetition and Enthusiasm. You have goals for 2017 and, if you plan to achieve them, you MUST have these four ingredients. Right? Remember 15 minutes a day… But things change. Conditions, priorities, resources — lots of … Read More

Canyon Treks – Fine tuning the Law of Attraction

Mary & Rob on top of the mountain

Canyon Treks – Fine tuning the Law of Attraction “We need to learn to set our course by the stars, not by every passing ship.”– Omar Bradley I am heartened that, with the fading notoriety of the movie “The Secret”, the buzz around the Law of Attraction hasn’t faded completely into the background. I’ve noticed that for some it was … Read More

Do some people bug you?

Stressed

“What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson Admit it — people get on your nerves sometimes. Unless you live in a cave, you have to work with other people. Even those people we like the most, or are the closest to — bug us sometimes. Unless we have a strategy … Read More

Being Open

Being Open “If you open your heart, love opens your mind.” — Charles John Quarto It’s my birthday and I often take time to reflect during this time of the year. With everything that has happened in the past week or so with the floods and wildfires, I want to offer some thoughts on being open and receptive. Sometimes we’re … Read More

Bad Days

Bad Days “A good rest is half the work.” — Yugoslav Proverb “The time to relax is when you don’t have time for it.” — Sidney J. Harris Happy Halloween!! We’ve been running around like crazy during the past few weeks. We are busy with soccer games, projects, business and lots of other things. When things stay extremely frenetic for … Read More

Baby Steps

Make learning a daily habit to achieve meaningful goals

Baby Steps “You can’t cross the sea merely by staring at the water.” — Rabindranath Tagore How are you doing with your 2017 goals? Are you on track? Have you taken the time to identify small actions that you can take every day to lead you steadily down the path of what achieve this year? If so – WONDERFUL! If, … Read More

Abracadabra! 

Big Changes Ahead

“What you think about you bring about.” Abracadabra!  Remember that one?  Stage magicians utter it before the pull the rabbit from their hat, but its origin is Aramaic and it literally means….. “I will create as I speak.” Do you know you are creating your reality in every second of every minute of every day?  Every thought becomes a feeling … Read More

What is Your True Reward?

What is Your True Reward? “Every achiever that I have ever met says, ‘My life turned around when I began to believe in me.’” — Dr. Robert H. Schuller “We cannot achieve more in life than what we believe in our heart of hearts we deserve to have.” — James R. Ball The process of attracting abundance starts with defining … Read More

Are We On The Same Path?

direction compass

Are We On The Same Path? Good Morning!! “I’d rather be hated for who I am than liked for who I’m not” — Bumper Sticker If anyone knows the real source of this quote, I’d love to know it. My beautiful wife Mary phoned it in to me this morning as I was preparing to send out this tip. I … Read More

Time to check your progress

direction compass

“Every action is either strong or weak.  Whenever the action is strong, we are successful.”  Wallace D. Wattles Wow how the time flies!  How you are doing with your 2017 goals. As I spend a few minutes to reflect on what I accomplished so far this year.  I am happiest with the fact that I made some progress on my … Read More