Have you ever been in this situation? You make a plan or goal in life. You plod along, navigating the many twists and turns that come your way. Then, a year, or two, or five, later you look back and realize things turned out completely different than you thought they would. In fact, you couldn’t … Read moreWhen life throws you a curveball…a brief guide to adjusting
I HATE GOING TO GROCERY STORE!!! Last week I was waiting in line at the Express Lane pickup at my local supermarket. I thought to myself “remember when you actually had to go into the store, fill your own cart with groceries, and then wait in line to checkout? Ha! This is so much … Read moreEver wonder if you should spend money to save time?
As past blog posts indicate, I’m an advocate of defining one’s core values. My values are the guideposts to my path in life. Being aware of my values helps provide direction, make decisions, and maintain a feeling of balance. The same can be true of values for a group of people. In this post I’ll explore … Read moreCan you have Group Values but avoid groupthink?
Over the course of my life I’ve been fortunate enough to be on the receiving end of some supremely valuable advice. Advice is meant to be shared! In this post I’ll talk about the best advice I ever got. I’ll also site who shared it, and explain how it helped shape my life. The … Read moreThe Best Advice I Ever Got
I truly enjoy making goals, creating lists, and most of all, accomplishing the plans I’ve outlined! You may not enjoy planning & task organization like I do, but if we want to achieve dreams & goals, it’s a necessary step. Today I’m going to talk about how I use my core values and color to … Read moreHow I Use Core Values & Color to Plan My Life
A few weekends ago we drove to burgeoning Asheville, NC to meet our friend and de facto tour guide for a leisurely hike. Little did I know the adventure we set out on would be such an enriching experience, touching on many of my core values. Documenting our day-long journey will certainly serve to cement … Read moreRevelations from a Mountaintop: Living a Purposeful Life