I’m sorry if this is not politically correct but I’m fat. I also come from an age where we did not cloak the truth in jargon as in: “I’m bodily challenged”.
Our Human Condition
Check out Colonel Sanders, whose face has sold tons of delicious but greasy and heart stopping chicken. Madison Avenue has narrowed Sanders’ chubby face and rolled back the clock.
I remember the first time I heard Dr. M.L. King’s “I Have A Dream” speech, I was energized by the power of his message and his singular commitment to see justice and peace prevail.
For many of us, 2015 started on a high note. We wrote down goals, planned a list of activities to do, and promised to nurture ourselves. Where are you on that plan today?
A great teacher I studied with used to say,”The world is as you see it.” We come into the world with our DNA and other hereditary markers that contribute to who we are and who we might become.
One of my bucket list items is riding on a Ferris wheel, and the little carnival offered one. I enjoyed the ride, but it wasn’t scary in the slightest.
We need time to soul-search and make decisions that are true to our nature. We’ve become so caught up in the noise, the hype, the crock story and empty promises that we don’t give ourselves room to just be present.
Recently, I was having a conversation about passwords and online protection with son CJ. He told me a few interesting stories about passwords when he worked for the Registrar’s Office
We’ve all heard of buyer’s remorse, and survival guilt; they are emotions that people exhibit when they wish for a different outcome.
If we can stay present and see the good in us and around us, we are steps closer to our source of unmitigated joy.
The holiday season is in full swing now, and it’s an important time to remember what makes us feel rich. By rich, I mean what do you cherish most and why does this matter?
Every time we make decisions about our goals, our dreams, and our lives, they have an impact on those around us in either positive or negative ways.
Everyone talks about the weather but nobody does anything about it.. Most regions of our country are currently experiencing severe weather and quite a few bloggers are commenting on it.
This year’s theme,“Make Change Happen,Volunteer!”, emphasizes how volunteerism can advance sustainable development by fostering participation
They had good, stable jobs – until the recession hit. Now they’re living out of their cars in parking lots. The sharp, sudden decline of America’s middle class
When we look in the mirror, what do we see? Do we see our lives as abundant and fulfilling? Or lacking and unsatisfying?
We can choose to be thankful and treat each moment we have breath with reverence and a spirit of gratitude.
“We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love. There…
When I left the UK to move to the USA, I did so under the objections of my father. I assured him I would focus on my studies and follow the right path.
When you are asked to name a song or poem you’ve committed to memory, what’s the first thing that pops into your head?
I made a public commitment to offer a motivational quote and message every Monday to help myself and others start our week on an upbeat note.