Monthly Archives: July 2016

The Benefit of Working in Groups

I’m working on an unexpected project at work with three other people, and it’s been interesting. We have short, daily meetings because it’s due in 2 weeks. At first, it seemed chaotic because we were not sure how to go … Continue reading

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Clearing Clutter and Opening Yourself Up to Opportunities

One of my favorite books that I come back to time and time again is Clear Your Clutter by Karen Kingston. I’ve read it quite a few times and it always motivates me to down size, get rid of clutter … Continue reading

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Planning a Trip to Cannon Beach, Portland and Hood River

Next weekend, I’m flying up to Portland, Oregon and meeting a friend for four days of fun. We are spending a night in Cannon Beach, a night in downtown Portland, and two nights in Hood River. I can’t wait. There’s … Continue reading

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Playing Bridge Helps Strengthen the Mind

On Sunday afternoons, I play in a bridge group we created a few years ago. It’s a difficult game to learn and even though it’s been years, I still feel like a beginner. Wayne and I started four years ago … Continue reading

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Creating a Happy Video List

Over the weekend, I made a list of videos that make me happy. Watching them all of them made me absolutely joyful. It’s amazing that I can have something at my fingertips to make me feel better throughout the day. … Continue reading

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“The Magic of Thinking Big”

I’m currently reading a book called, “The Magic of Thinking Big” by David Schwartz. I’m guessing this book was originally published back in the 50s or 60s (the writer makes quite a few salary references that don’t quite fit in … Continue reading

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Learning Social Media for Business

I just started taking a Social Media for Business class at a local college, and I already find it fascinating. It’s going to last the next two weeks, and I’m already making connections about how we can improve the college … Continue reading

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