Monthly: January 2018

Asking for What We Need

January 23, 2018

Decide what it is you want and need, then go to the person you need it from and ask for it. Sometimes, it takes hard work and much energy to…

You’re being protected

January 22, 2018

It’s easy to be thankful for answered prayers, easy to be joyfully grateful when the universe gives us exactly what we want. What’s not so easy is to remember to…

Saying Yes

January 21, 2018

Yesterday we talked about learning to say no. Today let’s discuss another important word: Yes. We can learn to say yes to things that feel good, to what we want—for…

Stop second-guessing yourself

January 20, 2018

Often in life, when an incident arises, we know what we want and need to do. It’s clear. We’ve already got that lesson under our belt. Our hearts and inner…

Saying No

January 19, 2018

For many of us, the most difficult word to say is one of the shortest and easiest in the vocabulary: No. Go ahead, say it aloud: No. No—simple to pronounce,…

The lesson may be a test

January 18, 2018

Sometimes, problems and challenges come to move us to the next place in our lives. Sometimes, they come to challenge and reinforce what we already know and believe. Maybe that…

Solving Problems

January 17, 2018

Problems are made to be solved! Some of us spend more time reacting to the fact that we have a problem than we do solving the problem. “Why is this…

Stop fighting it

January 16, 2018

I go to the refrigerator and open the door. The food in it smells bad; the air feels warm. I decide that the power must have gone off for a…

Discover Common Bonds

January 16, 2018

“So many people have lost their families,” the man said to me. “I have. But I’m beginning to discover that I’m part of a larger family, too. I’m beginning to…

Attitudes toward Money

January 15, 2018

Sometimes, our life and history may be so full of pain that we think it totally unfair that we have to grow up now and be financially responsible for ourselves.…