2nd Act

What are you doing right now? No, not right this moment; rather, right now in this season of your life. I pray you are like me, and are having the time of your life doing what you love. However, sadly, most are not. Most have given up on their dreams and ambition, as they live […]

Make Excuses This Year for Thanksgiving

We live in the Land-of-the-Free and the Home-of-the-Brave. We live in a land of opportunity, and a land where many risk their lives crossing the oceans to come in hopes of living the American Dream. Unfortunately, despite our privilege, many Americans are addicted to complaining, blaming, criticizing, and ridiculing. However, there is one time a […]

Organization that Saves You Time Money & Stress

I don’t know about you, but at my home, once summertime is upon us, our schedule unravels. The kid’s bedtime shifts from 8:30 pm to midnight, and sometimes even one or two in the morning. As parents, our bedtime stretches from 11:00 pm to 1:00 am, and breakfast is served at 10:00 am instead of […]

Is This Keeping You from Greater Success?

As a Mother of four, my son is at an age of comprehensive thought patterns. Of course, his thoughts of reason are clouded and often far from reality, but boy does he sure make a good effort to prove his point. I often tell him that he should be a lawyer, due to his ability […]

A Letter to My 9 Year Old Self

Dear Elena, Today you are 37 years old. As I sit here at my desk and stare into your eyes at the age of 9, my heart breaks for what you are about to endure. Currently, you are still very innocent; and despite the heartaches you have already fell victim to, your eyes are still […]

I Can Predict Your Future…Can You?

I’m sure you are very well acquainted with the Chinese Fortune Cookie. You know, you break it open and pull a piece of paper out of it to read something along the lines of: The star of riches is shining upon you. If only these fortunes came true for us all. Hey, perhaps they can! Let’s […]

10 Things You Must Fear

Why do I want you to fear? Because, Fear is Your Friend. Think about it. We run from that which we fear. The problem is, most people fear the wrong fears. When you fear, what I call, Healthy Fears, success becomes yours. Read on, and I will prove it.

They Said It To Me Too

“Oh what are you doing now?” “Who do you think you are that you can do that?” “You are a joke!” “You are an embarrassment to the family.” “Why are you trying to tell people how to live their life?” Yes, these are just a handful of comments of criticism I heard. It was in […]