Monthly Archives: December 2011

FREE Strategic Life Planning!

  YOU are the only one who can succeed for you.  This is your responsibility. No one can do this for you. No one can make you happy. No one human can meet all your needs.  Your peace, joy, and … Continue reading

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“God Bless You” is no benign little saying

  Most people have no idea what a power-packed little phrase, “God bless you” can be. If they did, they would say it with feeling to everyone they meet!  We have no problem saying this to people who are kind … Continue reading

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The immeasurable value of a good mentor

  I was abandoned as a 6 month old, and spent the first 16 years of my life as what was referred to in the 60’s and 70’s as a “ward of the court.”  Most of those years were spent … Continue reading

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What’s Your “Big Idea”?

  When I was 27, my doctor found cancer—again. After surgery, I returned home alone–again. As I lay there with no TV or radio, I had a lot of quiet time to think. I thought about what I wanted to … Continue reading

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“Unadoptable” aka unwanted and unloved

  When I was seven years old, I was labeled “unadoptable” by my county social worker. That was the day that my worst fears of never being rescued actually came true. I remember thinking, “It’s official. I am unwanted and … Continue reading

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Common Sense Tips for Success

  Common Sense Tip #1: DO NOT be influenced by the people in your life to do something you know isn’t right. You’re strong enough to say no. Common Sense Tip #2: LISTEN MORE THAN YOU TALK. You won’t believe … Continue reading

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