One of my life's simple pleasures is collecting and learning about.... "Rocks," of all things. =) The creation of such different materials, shapes, and colors are just the covers of the books for information which they contain. But the most interesting item to me, and what I've just put into my "rock" collection information, has … Continue reading Fire and BRIMSTONE.

Your Life Can Change in an Instant!

It was just another routine day for me. Wake up early, get ready for work, and begin the hour drive into the office...Just like I have done for the past 11 years. Days before, we had been pounded with several snow storms making the drive difficult. But the snowplows had been diligent with their continued efforts … Continue reading Your Life Can Change in an Instant!

“I’ve Had ENOUGH!! I Quit!” Overcoming Discouragement

Worn Out Tired Rejected Fear ...Sound familiar? We have all been there. But even though this is a common feeling, when you are in its grasp, it can be a very powerful, destructive emotion to battle with. I'd like to offer my thoughts in dealing with this concept, yet perhaps from a different approach. First … Continue reading “I’ve Had ENOUGH!! I Quit!” Overcoming Discouragement

*Venting doesn’t resolve anything.

*"It only ramps up negativity, and is ego's way to avoid self-reflection. Smart co-workers and managers refuse to listen to venting, and are quick to turn the discussion to reality, by bringing the relevant parties together for resolution of suspected or real differences. Actions speak louder than words." This concept is excellent!  Co-workers, and people … Continue reading *Venting doesn’t resolve anything.