A Job Well Done

How many times do we ‘beat ourselves up’ when we make a mistake or fail at a task?  We are so quick to be critical of ourselves and in our reflection at the end of the day it is so easy to regret a word or action.  Most of the time, we are even harder … Continue reading A Job Well Done

Business

Today I was too busy to appreciate the sunshine, too busy to hear a breeze, too busy to stop and offer a kind word, too busy to watch a child, too busy to offer thanks, too busy, too busy.  There was much work to do and much work got done, but at the end of … Continue reading Business

Going inside

Sometimes we go for entire days just skimming the surface.  Those are the days when we work and we interact but we don’t reflect and go inside of ourselves.  These can be called our robot days.  I suppose that we all have these days sometimes and that’s ok but we should catch ourselves and not … Continue reading Going inside

doing vs. being

Do you think that many of us base our self-worth on what we can produce?  We get trapped in the cyclone of ‘work harder’, ‘produce more’, ‘gather more’.  And the cycle continues.  Are we teaching this to our children?  It appears as though the competition gets younger and younger.  The sports become more intense and … Continue reading doing vs. being