Passion For What You Do

As you can imagine, I am still in the throes of the Olympics–loving every minute and so proud of all the competitors.  And it is my hope you are continuing to look at the spirit, enthusiasm, dedication and appreciation of

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Dedication and Persistence

Talking about transitions, I am obsessed with the Olympics Just think about it–working all those seconds, minutes and hours for just a few minutes of action trying to win the Gold, Silver or Bronze medals. I just love it! Think

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The Transition Month

Hard to believe it is already August 1 and many people are getting ready to go back to school, have already gone on vacation, and are experiencing the most summer heat.  My granddaughter is beginning to teach first grade while

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Speakers Gather

I’m in Phoenix at the annual convention of the National Speakers Association and as you may imagine, there is chatter everywhere and a lot of hugging and kissing. This is a group of positive minded, motivated, energetic individuals who are

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The Mind is a Powerful Thing

I have had the most wonderful week so far. I was at the IDEA fitness convention where I interviewed 10 of the most fabulous fitness people. This year there are two themes which are constant–the mind-body connection and functional training.

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Making a Difference

It’s always been a trite thing to ask in a beauty competition–“What do you want most in this world?” with the answer being “World Peace.” However with the events of last week, I have to say, that has always been

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Today is a very important day in our history and I hope we all appreciate it for more than the fireworks that are going off.  I want you to think of this in terms of yourself as well.  What have

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You are the one to change the world

You all are the ones who are able to change the world. By living a true life of good deeds, conviction, spirit, love and enthusiasm, you are a role model for everyone around you. You may not think anyone is

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Ambassador of Sunshine

I was fortunate the other evening to give a brief presentation to the City Commission where I live. I spoke about positiveness and mindset. Although it was very brief, several times in the discussions that followed people said “Remember what

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Responding to Darkness with Light

For all my positiveness, I have to recognize the horror of yesterday’s events in Orlando.  Some people are so unhappy, so biased, so low in self-esteem, that they create these acts of utter devastation.  And of course, I ask, “To

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