Focus on the Stuff that Matters

Focus On What Matters

My Dearest Daughters, Focus is our most valuable resource because it controls all our other resources, such as time, energy, and money. All of these are limited to us, so it's important that we live life intentionally. Living with intention means: I sit down and decide what's important. These essential things are called our Life… Continue reading Focus on the Stuff that Matters

Words Are Heard – Attitude Is Felt

People may hear your words, but they feel your attitude - John Maxwell

My Dearest Daughters, "People may hear your words, but they feel your attitude." - John Maxwell Head + Heart = Attitude That Becomes Behavior Attitude: It's what I think and feel about someone or something that shapes the words I choose and actions I take in ways that people can sense. Attitude starts in the… Continue reading Words Are Heard – Attitude Is Felt

Fix The Problem or Fix Your Attitude

If you don't like something then change it. If you can't change it then change your attitude. - Maya Angelou

My Dearest Daughters, "If you don't like something, then change it. If you can't change it, then change your attitude." - Maya Angelou, American Poet Attitude: What we think and how we feel about someone or something shapes our behavior. Attitude may seem like a small thing, but it forms our perspective of how we… Continue reading Fix The Problem or Fix Your Attitude

Listen With Your Heart – Not Your Ears

We hear with our ears, but we listen with our hearts

"We hear with our ears, but we listen with our hearts." - A Focus on the Family podcast guest I can't tell you how many times I've heard what someone said, but I didn't invest the time, give the respect, or care enough to listen with the intent of understanding what the other person had… Continue reading Listen With Your Heart – Not Your Ears

Bumping Into Reality

Reality Is What You Bump Into When You Are Wrong. - Mark Sayers

My Dearest Daughters, "Reality is what you bump into when you're wrong." - Mark Sayers We've all been there... I thought I understood the situation, but then reality smacked me in the face, forcing me to see the error of my ways. There are many roads we could go down - many circumstances where we… Continue reading Bumping Into Reality