If you've made it this far into summer break without hearing the inevitable "I'm bored," then good job! Be prepared to make it through the rest of it with some tips to keep summer break exciting!
Get wet! It is amazing how long a few buckets of... (Read more)
Sometimes the unexpected happens.
We’ve all heard of miraculous stories of survival that seem like they can’t be real. Some of them seem like they are right out of the movies. Take for instance the story of a man who survived for three days... (Read more)
School is out and the kids are home. Most of us see an increase in our electric bill during the summer, simply because our home is now occupied 24/7. Here are some simple tips to keep the electricity use to a minimum:
1. Lights out. Introduce the... (Read more)
Failure is a negative word to many people. Some are afraid to say it, because then it might happen to them. But when people take on a new project, they know that inevitability they will probably fail at some point, especially when it comes to... (Read more)
Life can be complicated. There is so much to worry about. From the second we wake up in the morning until we go to sleep at night, we operate in a world that moves at a feverish pace. We have few opportunities to stop what we're doing and just... (Read more)
Your partner. The best friend who brightens your day with a smile, a kind word or a caring touch. The one who has always stuck around through thick and thin regardless of the potential outcome. Like the star-crossed, whirlwind passion of Johnny Cash... (Read more)
In a world where people often go through the motions of reaching out to others but don't always follow through, taking a moment to stop and really engage with another can be refreshing. How many times in a day do you ask someone "How are you?" or... (Read more)
In today's changing world, one of the most common complaints about retail stores and business is poor customer service. In fact the numbers are so staggering that 78% of consumers admit to bailing on a transaction due to a poor customer service... (Read more)
What's in a hug? Can you give them freely? How often do we listen? Careful, focused, thoughtful listening. Probably not as often as we think. How often do we fail to relate to others and jump to inaccurate conclusions about their character or... (Read more)