Goals vs. Habits?

There’s something about a calendar that causes people to set goals. In December, with the holidays on our minds and a new year afoot, millions of people vow to lose weight, save money or find the love of their life. Why does a date on a calendar cause such a renewed spirit? Why doesn’t May […]

Who’s Behind the Wheel of Your Mind?

Imagine your life as a spectacular journey. Your brain, with all it’s complexities has a driver and a passenger. A chimpanzee is driving. This chimpanzee is your emotional, animal self. Your awareness of “you” is sitting in the backseat….a passenger. The chimp drives around and does what is fun. It’s impulsive. It’s a chimp, for […]

Near Death Beauty

Sometimes we have a brush with death. A swerve on a sheet of black ice, a bout with cancer or even something we never know that occurred. In most cases, these moments or experiences shake us up, enhance our “spider senses” or even create lasting permanent perspectives on our lives. Or, sometimes, they make incredible, […]