Monthly Archives: December 2013

Stop(watch) The Excuses

There are things that I just don’t want to do. For whatever reason. Sometimes because they take me outside of my comfort zone, other times they are mundane tasks. And, when I’m not being honest with myself, I’ll use the…

Flipping My Thinking, Pointing Me On the Path to Authentic Living

Have you ever had the experience of someone asking you a question that just stops you in your tracks and sets your life in a new direction? Recently I had the opportunity to express my thanks to someone who filled…

For 2nd Straight Year, WWDB Leader Receives Amway Hero Award for Patriotism

Lynn and Jo Burnett are one of my favorite couples in World Wide DreamBuilders. When I first heard their story years ago—Lynn and his background as an Army Ranger, and Jo with her family roots in England—it was a story…

How to Be Your Own Worst Enemy: Muddy Your Message

A few nights ago, I was at a public forum in my community. Two elected officials opened up the floor for 90 minutes so residents could voice their viewpoints and ask questions on a variety of topics. For the most…

The Next Chapter in Our Home Schooling Journey: ‘The Story of the World’

One of the most fun aspects of being a home-school family is that we get to learn together.  At times, there is no teacher—we are all simultaneously, side by side, in the mode of discovery. A recent example is reading…