Just like there are stages to success, it seems that our plans have stages too. Do you know when it’s time to hatch a plan, when it’s time to detach from a plan or when you need to take the time to patch up one of your plans? Most of us have no issue in sharing what…

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Habit hacks, hacks for your life, fitness, finance…you name it – there’s a hack for that. We just love hacks! Hacks grab our attention because our hope is that they will make our lives easier or better. We think these shortcuts will save us time, energy or money, but do they? I’ll admit, there are some…

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We are constantly working! Working on things like our incredibly frustrating at times…FOUR F’S! (in case you’re too busy to click the link – the Four F’s are our Family & Friendships, our Finances, our Faith and finding the thing that Fuels us) Our working to-do lists consist of personal projects, home improvement projects, projects…

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Is this your Labor Day? According to the Department of Labor, the history of Labor Day was a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our…

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Success. Does that word excite you or do you hear suc as in suck the life out of you? Are you of the camp that you need a formal education (college/university) or that in today’s culture you can hack your way to an education and your experience earns you a degree? Either way, congratulations, you are…

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(enjoy this slightly revised and updated post from 2016) What’s the value of free these days? For some it’s “If it’s FREE, it’s for ME!” (we all know that person, right?)                                                …

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Is your success all about the Win, the Whine or… the Wine?! First, let’s start with “success” – what is it to you? Health, wealth and happiness, giving, growth and greatness or passion, placement and purpose? (can you tell I like alliteration?) Maybe your definition of success is a hybrid of some of those, all or…

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When it comes to flowers, which is more valuable, the seed or the bouquet? When posed with the question like this, that’s easy to answer right? The seeds! Yet, so many of us pursue the bouquets in life rather than the seeds. Bouquets represents recognition and reward. We love to see them, but more than…

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How busy are you at being busy? Are you a captive of your own activity? Activity can make: the time go by fast. Depending on the type of activity it can even make us feel good even make us proud. Non focused or non prioritized activity can leave us feeling: overwhelmed, frustrated and even captive!…

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What comes to mind when you hear the word, maybe? Maybe you think of what’s possible! Maybe you use it as an excuse to delay taking action. (if you’re a parent, then there’s no maybe about this one – sad, but true!) Maybe you use it to initiate problem solving. Maybe could be a starting…

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