Monthly Archives: March 2014

Step Away From the Phone!

  Here comes the backlash to being on your phone when you are with other people.  There are some great ideas below for dinners and conversations without the phone interrupting you.  Enjoy.     The Fantastic Life Rule #18: Do Nothing in ModerationEven when it comes to your social life, giving someone or something half of your attention is a… Read more →

The Future of College

  I would never change my college days and am happy we have been blessed to give the same to our kids. But times are changing for future generations.     The Fantastic Life Rule # 4: All of Life is ConnectedThis rule doesn’t let you forget that all aspects of life have an effect not only on who you… Read more →

Losing is Good For You

  From the Hopi Hawk days of competition to everybody getting a ribbon. I will never forget the mom who ran out and carried her daughter the last lap of the long run.  Ha. NOR will I forget the lessons we all gain from losing AND winning.  We create our opportunities.  We are the masters of our lives and we… Read more →

How to Get Through What You’re Going Through

  Have you heard of or read “The Purpose Driven Life” by Rick Warren?  Rick Warren is the senior pastor of Saddleback Church in Orange County.  Last April, his son committed suicide after a lifelong battle with severe depression.  Rick and his wife, Kay, stepped away from preaching for about 4 months and he started back two weeks ago with… Read more →