I read something the other day about intrinsic motivation. Yes, you can set up all kinds of enticements, rewards, prizes...extrinsic things...but the long term holding power of what you're wanting to do simply doesn'tRead More
A friend of mine came to visit earlier this month. I won't call her an 'old' friend because we aren't old. That's a state of mind. But she's been a dear friend since 1972. Long time. I hadn't seen her in about 10 years so I was looking forward to having my 'sister' visit.
The truth is, we picked up right where we left off.
We started talking andRead More
This was a different type of Thanksgiving.
My brother survived open heart surgery.
On the same day my cousin welcomed his first new grandson into the world.
Later that same day a dear friend lost her grown daughter after a battle with illness.
So I am thankful for… all the doctors and nurses who work so hard to save and bring life into this world.
I am thankful for… the support of friends who were there when I needed them.
I am thankful for… the love of my family.
There’s nothing more important in life than care, compassion and love.
So be thankful.