Half and Half

RED OR BLUE? Books or movies? The beach or the mountains? We tend to think in ways that make us believe that our choices come down to either/or, good/bad, right or wrong. It's easier to make a choice when it comes down to a couple of things.  So are you "the glass is half empty" …

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How Do You Know?

You know that Justin Bieber song, "What do you mean? When you nod your head yes, but you wanna to say no? What do you mean?..." In the song, the Beebs is asking for clarity. So it is kinda funny -- to me anyway -- that the background music of that song is playing in …

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Who Doesn’t Want More Time?

I was thinking that since we are getting into the holiday swing, a simple, short and sweet blog post was in order. Do any of these sound familiar? "Can't we stay longer?" "Do we have to go?" "Can you wait just a few more minutes, I want to do ..." "If I had the time, …

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Is Time On Your Side?

Have you ever had this happen to you? You are working on a really important project, and your computer totally locks up - as in stops working completely - right when you were almost done? On top of that, you didn't save your work. Yes, colorful language did flow. The combination of dread, frustration, disbelief …

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Successfully Yours,

It's 4 O'clock in the afternoon, and I had just wolfed down two eggs, toast and hash browns at the local IHOP. I think I remembered to actually taste the food. My life has been racing by for the past two weeks, and another full day of life -- school, chores, work, shopping, family time, …

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Believe it or Not!

Eduard Briceno had a point. He said that people can fall into some psychological traps. For example, if you believed you were special and that you didn't have to work hard, you would struggle in the face of adversity. The reason you would struggle is because you didn't have the belief that you could handle …

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