New Year, New Me…

New year, new me...as 2015 has come to a close and 2016 is just beginning, it is easy to get caught up in the hype of the fresh start. Often times we make crazy and unrealistic goals. I'm not saying that crazy goals are necessarily a bad thing, we need to stretch and grow and [...]

The next best thing….

The next best thing to winning the lotto...Is hard work, determination and perseverance!  I know it sounds completely silly and almost crazy to compare winning the lotto with hard work, determination and perseverance. But think about it, what chance do you have of winning the lotto, if you never enter the lotto then well you [...]

I am Empowered!

I am empowered, well I was, at least I thought I was many years ago. After spending a little bit of time looking through some old journals and re-living some of the memories I came across the following words - "You think you are small and insignificant, but I see you and that is all [...]

Reflection…

Reflection....Is it just something you see in the mirror or is it something that goes far deeper than that? "As in water face reflects face, so the heart of man reflects the man" - Proverbs 27:19. What reflection do I see? What reflection do I want to see? Do those two reflections see each other [...]

Success defines you….

"Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it." - Maya Angelou How do you define success, is it in the material wealth you gain by striving for the next big accomplishment? Is it in having the latest and greatest technologies at your finger tips? Is it being the most [...]

Daydreaming

Why do we often spend our days caught up in other people's lives, be it Facebook, Instagram, twitter, pinterest or the like. What makes everyone else's life seem so exciting and so much more interesting than our own. Daydreaming isn't a bad thing, taking time out can actually be refreshing and inspiring, but when we [...]

Seeing the value in what we do…

How do you define the value in what appears to be the small things in life? The day to day tasks that don’t seem to feel like they are taking you anywhere or have any real long term significance? I mean really, how much value does washing clothes, vacuuming floors and making beds really have? [...]