Category: Personal Development

Developing your Mind-the greatest tool in your tool belt.

Pregnant for Ten Years

If you’ve ever been pregnant than you know what it’s like to have a projected due date and what the anticipation is like for your newest arrival. Maybe family and friends have celebrated your unborn with surprise baby showers, gender reveal parties, or intimate family moments with just dad and

Why Deferred Dreams Are Worse Than Failures

Back in the days when I used to work for a third-party benefits administrator I provided information to clients regarding their pensions.  One of the options of retirement allows a person at full retirement age (62-67 depending on the plan)  to continue working even though they may be fully vested

Create Greater Success by Commanding your Morning!

Did you know that your mind is racing faster when you initially awake than at any other time period of the day? It is during these first 20-30 minutes in which researchers have discovered that innovative ideas, strategies and problem solving answers are brought to the forefront of the human

10 Steps to your “What If You Can?”

Ten years ago I had a fresh idea that I knew was downloaded directly from God.  I began executing on what I believed were the next vital steps into creating my “dream” into the ultimate opportunity.  I had just relocated back to my home town with four kids, no job

Do this the next time you hike!

These are the beginning steps of the final destination to reach the pinnacle of Crowder’s Mountain at the Crowders Mountain State Park.  We began the journey at the Linwood Road Access point and chose to take the 0.91 mile hike one way to the 1,705 foot view of the 25

The Exceptional Weight Loss Plan

In just under 6 months I will be celebrating my 48th birthday.  Birthday celebrations are the ultimate for me and I typically use the entire MONTH to celebrate the fact that God thought enough of me to design only one version.  I used to be on the mailing list of

10 Time Saving Principles for Working Moms

Have you ever looked at a successful person and asked yourself “How are they able to get so much done?” Although we all have the same 24 hours, 1440 minutes and 86,400 seconds in a day, many of us spend over 15 hours of it in wasted, unplanned and unproductive

Mess or Master Piece?

When your twelve-year-old asks to bake cookies and you already have your hands full with packing up leftovers and washing dishes after your dinner guests have left, you may opt to respond as I did by simply stating “You are old enough to read the directions and follow instructions.  The

Building Your Influence Right Where You Are

I came across a pretty cool thought when working on my latest Empowerment Word Wednesday for this week.  The word was THRIVE- and two definitions provided best suited my audience of victorious women.  Definition 1- Grow or develop well or vigorously and 2- Prosper or flourish.  I love the culminating

Become a Gold Kinabalu Orchid!

Rothschild’s Slipper Orchid is the most expensive orchid in the world.  Nicknamed “Gold of Kinabalu Orchid“, it grows on the slope of Mt. Kinabalu in Malaysia and is an endangered species.  It is illegal to pick the Orchid even though there may be a few still accessible at the Kinabalu

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