Monthly Archives: August 2012

Don’t Let Stress Rule Your Life

The United Nations Stress Management Booklet, a manual used to train peacekeeping workers throughout the world, defines stress as the physical and psychological process of reacting to and coping with events or situations that place extraordinary pressure upon a human … Continue reading

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10 Commandments of Social Media

The days of mailing a letter to someone and waiting days, sometimes weeks are almost completely gone now.  Now we can send a message and instantly it goes to all our friends and they can respond within seconds.  While the technology … Continue reading

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I’m Yours

Today’s featured song is just a fun, easy-going song that I got turned on to a couple of years ago.  It has a real island feel to it and it is very hard to not put a smile on your … Continue reading

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Zucchini and Potato Bake

If you are anything like me, you really love potatoes.  I love them baked, fried, mashed, double-baked, even roasted.  The problem is that potatoes are loaded with starch and too much of them is not good. Here is a healthy … Continue reading

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A Lesson in Tolerance

Just yesterday, I had the privilege of reading the following blog written by Perry Noble.  To be honest, it is one of the best blogs I have ever read.  Normally, when I reference an article, I add a bunch of … Continue reading

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I Remember When Gas was Cheap

Everybody talks about how expensive gas is these days, but when you compare gas with some other household items if you bought them on a prioce per gallon basis, gas does not seem quite so expensive. Today, I thought it … Continue reading

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Keep It Simple!

Surely, all of us have heard of the acronym K.I.S.S.  It stands for Keep It Simple Stupid.  The idea behind this is that we get too tied up in the details of what we are trying to say, that we … Continue reading

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If You Could Read My Mind

Today I wanted to feature a song that I think has one of the most beautiful melodies paired with some of the greatest lyrics ever written.  Songs like this that have the whole package come along very rarely and when … Continue reading

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Granola with Fresh Fruit

I must say that this is one of my favorite breakfast items.  I love the fresh fruit paired against the crunchiness of the granola and almonds.  When it comes to the yogurt, I prefer vanilla flavored yogurt, but you can use … Continue reading

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So Am I Sophisticated or Not?

Recently, I was reading the short article called Sophistication (see article below) by Jim Rohn, who is one of the great personal development gurus of our generation. When I first read the article, I was a little bothered by his … Continue reading

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