Category Archives: Empowerment & Self-Help

Motivation Sunday: Fish Bowl & the Right Plan

There are these two young fish swimming along, and they happen to meet an older fish swimming the other way, who nods at them and says, “Morning, boys, how’s the water?” And the two young fish swim on for a … Continue reading

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Motivation Sunday & May 5 Daily Prompt: The Glass

Is the glass half-full, or half-empty? One of the biggest ingredients to success is a positive attitude. For some reason, our attitude and our disposition have a weird way of fulfilling themselves. If you think about positive things, good things … Continue reading

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Motivation Sunday: Start with a Good Idea

Disney has been mentioned around me all week. First, a family member called me to talk about a Disney World vacation. Next, I heard Suli Breaks talk about Steve Jobs in one of his videos and mention the power of … Continue reading

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Reflection Wednesday: Are You Honestly Living or Just Surviving?

When I saw this last night, this young man reminded me why I started on this journey. It has always been a dream of mine, taking my talent to the next level. One of my dearest wishes is being able … Continue reading

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Motivation Sunday: Overlooking the Obvious

As I drove into the parking garage, a lady in front of me was fussing with the machine because a parking ticket was not coming out. She pushed the help button and security allowed her in. Now it was my … Continue reading

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April 20 Daily Prompt: Companionable

Head to one of your favorite blogs. Write a companion piece to their penultimate post. This morning, I read a post from My Everyday Power Blog and I was inspired by the post “TOP 5 WORDS TO DELETE FROM YOUR VOCABULARY.” I … Continue reading

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Interfaith Service in Boston; Philly Runs in their Honor.

Boston, you will run again! I am watching the interfaith service for victims in Boston. One thing about dealing with tragedies is that we Americans cannot sit there and just watch. We may not like each other, we may be … Continue reading

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April 12 New Weekly Photo Challenge: Change

In a new post created for this challenge, share a picture that says CHANGE. On January 2011, I made a list of things I want to change about myself. I think I had about 7 aspects of my life, including … Continue reading

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April 13 Daily Prompt: Charitable

You’ve inherited $5 million, with instructions that you must give it all away — but you can choose any organizations you like to be the beneficiaries. Where does the money go? First and foremost, I would give $1 million to New … Continue reading

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April 10 Daily Prompt: Imperfection

Imperfections — in things, in people, in places — add character to life. Tell us about an imperfection that you cherish. One of my biggest imperfection is that I am a perfectionist. I am not obsessive about it, I can … Continue reading

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