Monthly Archives: March 2017

Bonsai Symmetry

Last weekend, I went to a Bonsai exhibit at Red Butte Gardens. There were approximately 40 different Bonsai trees and gardens available for viewing and viewers were able to vote for their top 3 favorites. There were also trees and … Continue reading

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Developing and Refining Project Management Skills

I have a lot of time on my hands. Every day at home, at work and everywhere in between. I hear people complain that they don’t have enough hours in the day to get everything done. I’ve never really felt … Continue reading

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Why the US Isn’t One of the Happiest Countries in the World

This week, the list of the happiest countries in the world was released and Norway is number 1 and Denmark is #2 and has been at the top of this list for years. The US came in at # 14. … Continue reading

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We Need to Re-Think Competition

Competition is a funny thing. My brother and I used to have a healthy competition taking IQ tests and comparing scores. Somewhere along the line we gave that up. When I was in my 20s, I traveled to almost every … Continue reading

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Goals Shouldn’t be Plentiful, but Focused Instead

I started taking an online course a few weeks ago called “Your Next Bold Move – Creating the Future You Want.” Ironically, I think this class is exhausting me. Wayne bought it for me for my birthday last year and … Continue reading

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Photos from 20+ Years Ago are Very Revealing

This morning, I spent some time going through old photos. Wow. What a difference a couple of decades make. It’s amazing the changes that occur over time. The photos show strange hair and clothing choices, friends I can’t even remember … Continue reading

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Slow and Steady Wins the Race

The Tortoise and the Hair This morning as I was walking around our neighborhood a small boy (maybe 6 years old) came from behind me (he was on the other side of the street) and he was running on his … Continue reading

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