When You Dedicate Yourself Magic Happens

When You Dedicate Yourself Magic Happens

Article by guest blogger Peggy McColl - The words “I do” when spoken as wedding vows signify a level of commitment to a partner for life. Whether you are married or not, I’m certain you understand that high level of commitment. This act (of the exchange of wedding vows) is a gesture in being … [Read More...]

Dedication to The Triad of You!

Dedication to The Triad of You!

When you adopt a positive attitude toward challenges you become dedicated to self improvement and well-being. Dedication encompasses commitment, follow through, perseverance and oftentimes some good … [Read More...]

Step Out Of Your Comfort Zone

Step Out Of Your Comfort Zone

[Tweet "“If you can’t get out of the box people put you in, chew a hole in the corner and crawl out.” – Debra Oakland"] Step out of your comfort zone, don't you feel it's time? I was talking to my … [Read More...]

Realize and Utilize Your Talent: Resourcefulness

Realize and Utilize Your Talent: Resourcefulness

This article is by guest bloggers Nora Whalen & Jessica Dewell. There are two types of talent: innate (the gifts you brought with you to this life) and learned (skills acquired through necessity and passion). How we look at each may effect how … [Read More...]

Recipe For Business Success

Recipe For Business Success

"The ingredients you put into your business will define what business means to you and determine the outcome of your success." - Debra Oakland Looking for a recipe for business success? As we all know in any great recipe the ingredients are … [Read More...]

Happiness Is...

Happiness Is…

 Happiness is many things - peace of mind being a key component. Happiness and feelings of well-being-ness, which lead to peace of mind are personal, wouldn't you agree?  Many years ago the Sociology Department at Duke University did a study on … [Read More...]

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Acceptance & Love

Acceptance and Love ♥ by Little John Behan Aog When Debra Oakland and I were discussing the topic for this month’s newsletter, she brought up this subject. As it has always been near and dear to my heart, I jumped at it. Acceptance is a big … [Read More...]

Acceptance Non-Resistance, or Does It?

Acceptance = Non-Resistance?

Acceptance = Non-Resistance, or does it? After a lifetime of contrast and life lessons, I am still working on non-resistance, how about you? In Eckhart Tolle's book "A New Earth - Awakening to Your Life's Purpose" there is a great deal written about … [Read More...]

Children Inspire Us Effortlessly!

Children Inspire Us Effortlessly!

Children inspire us effortlessly. Let me give you an example. My husband and I needed a little break and decided to go to the Orange Circle where we peruse the antique shops. We entered one which is a maze like layout that you can easily get lost in. … [Read More...]

Walking Along The Beach Today

Walking Along The Beach Today

Walking along the beach today I was thinking about people connecting around the world as never before. Technology, yes - I love it! Do I spend too much time on Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus and LinkedIn? Yes, and that's just for starters. Thanks to … [Read More...]

Focus

Focus

This month's guest blogger Dr Alex Concorde says: Focus is the kingpin of life! It’s the fulcrum that turns dreams into reality, possibility into actuality. Focus is what turns the struggle into strength, the whispers within to wisdom. It’s where … [Read More...]