How Do You Spend Time?


A Lesson in Time Growing up surrounded by clocks was a good reminder to count the hours as well as watch how we spend time. It is especially relevant for those in halftime as one of the important decisions in halftime is deciding how we want to spend our time. Have you answered the question [...]

How Do You Spend Time?2018-12-06T05:11:20-08:00

Create a Form and Fill!


Creating most anything involves a form and fill system. There are many examples of this principle in construction, art and even nature. Most every foundation in a construction project is first created with forms, then filled with cement. The main bones of a home consist of a solid form, or frame, before filling and installing [...]

Create a Form and Fill!2018-11-28T20:45:09-08:00

Things to Be Thankful For


Thanksgiving Day Thanksgiving Day is right around the corner and it’s reminding me of all the things to be thankful for. There is so much focus in our family on the dinner, pies and getting together with family and friends. Even though I plan to make my traditional apple and pumpkin pie, I realize that [...]

Things to Be Thankful For2018-11-20T13:17:25-08:00

How to Create Positive Energy


Energy Zappers or Positive Energy? Energy Zappers are those who are opposite from those who create Positive Energy.  My definition of Energy Zappers are those who drain energy and suck life out of you. They are the people who call and usually never have anything positive to say. You hesitate because you just know there [...]

How to Create Positive Energy2018-10-28T15:21:11-07:00

Organizational Structure-Importance of a Master Plan


Uncovering Problems The importance of organizational structure and a master plan is illustrated in many everyday life situations. It is difficult to correctly evaluate some of the organizational structure unless problems are completely uncovered. I had a vivid example of this with a recent roof remodel on our home. During previous years, we experienced leaks [...]

Organizational Structure-Importance of a Master Plan2018-10-28T15:21:13-07:00

Good Questions to Ask


Unasked, Unsaid, UndoneWords unasked, thoughts unsaid and projects undone. How many times have we left a meeting or social event saying, I wish I had asked that question! Or, I wish I done that! Hindsight is 20/20 but there are times in our life where we are given the time to practice foresight with questions to ask.This [...]

Good Questions to Ask2018-10-28T15:21:14-07:00

Holding Pattern


Hurry Up and Wait You hear the announcement over the speaker, We are presently in a holding pattern, but will be landing soon when we get the go-ahead from the ground. That is something most of us have heard multiple times who travel by plane. There are times when we feel like we’re in life’s [...]

Holding Pattern2018-10-28T15:21:15-07:00

Authentic Lady Gaga


A Star is Born Lady Gaga is the new star of this year’s  A Star is Born. In many ways, the character Ally replicates Gaga's own life. Stripped from her makeup, costumes and stage persona, she reverted back to just Stefani Germanotta. She wanted to play the part previously played by Janet Gaynor, Judy Garland and Barbara [...]

Authentic Lady Gaga2018-10-28T15:21:15-07:00