Category Archives for "Quality of Life"

Are We Listening To The Right Decision-Making “Shoulds”?

Choices. Decisions. Life seems to forever be bombarding us with the need to make yet another decision and another and…..well, you know! And the choices we make indeed weave the very fabric of our personal and professional lives. Are our decision-making skills strong, so-so or needing improvement? How do our self-imposed “shoulds” influence us each […]

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Thank You, Elizabeth

Rest in peace, Elizabeth Edwards…if anyone earned eternal peace from the pain of  runaway cancer or worse, torn-apart relationships whether from death or human screw-ups, you did.  I write this post because of you, the woman….not the attorney or former wife of  ….. Elizabeth, your first book, Saving Grace, resonated to my soul.  Thank you.  […]

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How to Stay Young (checklist by George Carlin)

1. Throw out nonessential numbers. This includes age, weight and height. Let the doctor worry about them. That is why you pay him/her. 2. Keep only cheerful friends. The grouches pull you down. 3. Keep learning. Learn more about the computer, crafts, gardening, whatever. Never let the brain idle. ” An idle mind is the […]

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Celebrating Great Holiday Moments … Ignoring the Not-So-Good!

Some of the best advice I ever received was to cherish the good moments during the holidays. In other words, instead of our lamenting over the presence of a loud, obnoxious relative or your grumpy ol’ Uncle’s sour outlook on life, celebrate the one or two moments they actually laughed, shared a rare hug or […]

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