Live Inspired Vlog #161: They May Have Taken My Fingers…

A Lesson on Overcoming Challenges “Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.” This quote from Oliver Goldsmith has been on my mind a lot after visiting a young [...]


I Felt Chosen

Embracing Adversity and Hardship as a Gift “Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you have chosen it. Always work with it, not against it.” -E. Tolle When relationships end, [...]


Live Inspired Vlog #160: That’s All Right, Darlin’!

A Lesson on Staying Positive When work piles up, traffic jams occur, or our weekend activities don’t go as planned, it’s easy for us to become upset, disappointed, or even angry. On a [...]


Get What You Want

Three Steps to Achieving True Success “Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.” – Dale Carnegie We all possess skills or talents that set us apart. One of mine [...]


Live Inspired Vlog #159: Find Time To Be Silent

Paying Attention to the Worthy Noise “Silence isn’t empty; it’s full of answers.” – Anonymous As I tucked my son Henry into bed earlier this week, he reminded me [...]


Fully Present

Pausing to Recognize What Really Matters “Learn to pause…or nothing worthwhile will catch up to you.” – Doug King [Tweet this.] | [Share on Facebook.] My flights are reserved for writing. I don’t [...]


Live Inspired Vlog #158: Is 41 Old?

A Lesson on Perspective I’ve been thinking about perspective quite a bit this week, and exploring the ways in which our perspectives influence our views of the world around us. In [...]


Mom’s Final Gift

A Lesson on Living Forward “Love has no age, no limit and no death.” -John Galsworthy While speaking to a group of financial advisors in New Jersey earlier this month, I asked them to reflect on [...]


Live Inspired Vlog #157: The Gift of Hot Water

A Lesson on Being Grateful for All We Have The temperatures have been frigid throughout most of the country this week, and here in the Midwest, that caused our pipes to freeze. Meaning we had [...]


Welcome the Promise of New Life

Asel Tamga Ignites a Movement of Unity and Love “Good is stronger than evil; love is stronger than hate; light is stronger than darkness; life is stronger than death.” – Desmond Tutu [Tweet [...]