You really can't be around mid-life women much without the concept of "self-esteem" coming up. Men have the same issues, but they don't really talk about them. For men, self-esteem is usually tied to their professional image, but for women, it's almost completely tied to their appearance and how . . .
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My partner and I have just finalized our logo, business cards and letterhead. I can't stop looking at them--they are so perfectly reflective of us both. And we are so aligned on everything, it's scary. I guess I shouldn't be surprised: we've both worked in marketing oriented fields our entire . . .
A Facebook friend of mine posted some videos this past weekend that touched my heart. He's the guy in California who was widowed, had some months of deep loneliness, knew for sure he wanted to remarry and have kids, and did so. Today, he has two young girls and a very happy marriage. He is one of . . .
This morning I went to the new Publix liquor store to take a look around. As I browsed, I noticed a woman enter, nice looking, about my age maybe (but could've been younger, or older, who knows), long black leather coat. She could have been any upper middle class south Tampa housewife. She went . . .
I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character. - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.And tomorrow, Barack Obama becomes our president. A special holiday, indeed. . . .
Paradise begins with the love we show one another here on earth. . . .
I was talking with someone the other day about how there's nothing really new in the world. Every concept is recycled from another, earlier one. She says it's all in the Bible anyway, and I'm starting to believe her. I was re-reading The Secret this weekend, which is all about visualization...and . . .
I'm into gratitude this weekend, partly because I'm working it into one of our workshops and also because I have so much to be thankful for. It's powerful. And it's so much fun to thank people for what they are and mean to you.A few Thanksgivings back I had a chance to go around the table and . . .
Oh, who could forget the days when The Desiderata was all the rage...it was some time in the early 70s, I think, and we all thought it was so profound. Mostly after we'd smoked a bowl or two.A few years ago, a girlfriend and I were fond of spouting it to each other at appropriate and inappropriate . . .