Find Your Mentor

Find Your Mentor

Finding a mentor is important.  A mentor guides you and helps you take your work to the next level.  A great mentor doesn’t lecture, but shares knowledge and inspires.  Find your mentor – don’t be ashamed to look.  In my day job, I’m a Manager...
Why My Blog Mentor is the Greatest

Why My Blog Mentor is the Greatest

My blog mentor and I have never met.  She doesn’t provide direct feedback to me  I don’t get reports or assignments from her.  But I regularly get support.  I also gain invaluable knowledge from her.  This is why my blog mentor is the greatest. I was first...
My Father Was The Best Grandfather

My Father Was The Best Grandfather

My father wasn’t just the best Dad, but he set the bar high for Grandfathers too.  (And just to let you know I’m not the only one saying that, when I tweeted out my previous post, one of my nephews responded: “He was a pretty awesome Granddad...
My Dad Was the Best Dad

My Dad Was the Best Dad

Father’s Day is rolling around again.  It’s one of those time’s each year when I miss my dad who died 16 years ago.  It’s also that time when I wish my poor son didn’t have to be the only adult in his relationship with his father.  I am...
Are We Connecting With Social Media?

Are We Connecting With Social Media?

The more social media we have, the more we think we’re connecting, yet we are really disconnecting from each other. – JR Are we connecting with social media?  I don’t know the answer to that question.  But I think it’s a discussion that we...
Is Writing a Letter Something New for You?

Is Writing a Letter Something New for You?

Is writing a letter something new for you? Now, if you’re my age and either a Baby Boomer or a Gen-Xer, then you’re probably thinking “New? This isn’t something new!”  But I ask you…..when was the last time you wrote one? A letter,...
My Favorite Thing To Do

My Favorite Thing To Do

Is your favorite thing to do the same thing over and over again or do you like to get out and try new things?  One of the benefits of trying new things is to break out of a rut.  So if you find yourself on that merry-go-round of doing the same thing day in and day...
Decadent Trail Mix That Is The Best Recipe

Decadent Trail Mix That Is The Best Recipe

I’m sure we’ve all hiked a wooded trail before and we’ve all eaten trail mix along the way.  But have you ever followed a chocolate trail?  How about a wine or beer trail?  If you haven’t tried following one of these trails before, it’s...
The Time to Rest is Now

The Time to Rest is Now

  Couldn’t be simpler.  Work when it’s time to work.  Rest when it’s time to rest.  Both are needed. The time to rest is now. Like this:Like Loading... +11 Tweet3 Share Pin3 Stumble Share Reddit EmailShares...