If You’re not Learning, You’re not Growing

Knowledge comes from wondering. Every day is a chance to transform from the attitude of knowing to the gracefulness of learning. Absorb, evaluate, and apply what you learn into your daily life. If you are not learning, you are not growing. If you are not growing, you are merely just taking up real estate in…… Continue reading If You’re not Learning, You’re not Growing

Ginger-Bella My Emotional Support Animal

When I came upon my second dog, Ginger, I was moving toward a dreadful, dangerous, depression. I avoided antidepressants because I wanted to die. At the time, I don’t think I would have harmed myself, but I had started privately dreaming the universe would do the job for me. That my plane would crash or…… Continue reading Ginger-Bella My Emotional Support Animal

What if One Day You’re Rich and the Next Day Poor

Imagine, one day you’re king and the next day you’re not. Literally. That’s the story of Joseph Bonaparte, brother of Napoleon, who was made King of Naples and Spain, only to be forced to flee in exile after the reversal of his family’s destiny. Napoleon was sent to an island prison, but Joseph had to…… Continue reading What if One Day You’re Rich and the Next Day Poor

Wisdom Wednesday – Are You Self-Aware??

The battle for self-awareness is an endless one. The ability to step back and see yourself from a distance, to analyze your own flaws and weaknesses, to understand your own motivations? This is not only not easy; it’s basically not natural. We were given – cursed with all sorts of biases and blind spots that…… Continue reading Wisdom Wednesday – Are You Self-Aware??

Wisdom Wednesday – Work on What You Can Control

Solving all these problems is probably impossible. Which is why most of us would likely settle for their proper management or at least some amount of pain reduction.