Thoughts

“Self-discipline comes from mastering your thoughts. If you can’t control what you think you can’t control what you do.”—Randy Pausch Since every day we seem to be bombarded with more and more stress, Alex and I would like to share some simple tips, and stories in my new podcast series, ‘Did You Know?’ to help…

Abuse Can Damage the Brain

Research has shown that childhood abuse can damage the brain and reduce it up to 10 percent in size. This in turn can then create functional abnormalities of one’s mood and thinking process. Western science used to believe that by young adulthood the brain had lost its capacity for radical change, which meant that brain damage…

Listen

Who do you listen to? Since every day we seem to be bombarded with more and more stress, Alex and I would like to share some simple tips, and stories in my new podcast series, ‘Did You Know?’ to help you keep your head screwed on straight in these challenging times and create a life…

Three Kinds of People

There are three kinds of people—which are you? Since every day we seem to be bombarded with more and more stress, Alex and I would like to share some simple tips, and stories in my new podcast series, ‘Did You Know?’ to help you keep your head screwed on straight in these challenging times and…

The Love of Learning

Is school igniting a love of learning in your child or turning them off to learning? Is school helping your child discover his or her unique learning style and how to maximize performance, or diminishing your child’s sense of value and self? In the book, Neurodiversity: Discovering the Extraordinary Gifts of Autism, ADHD, Dyslexia, and…

Magic

Every day we are given opportunities to make the world a better place. Since every day we seem to be bombarded with more and more stress, Alex and I would like to share some simple tips, and stories in my new podcast series, ‘Did You Know?’ to help you keep your head screwed on straight…

Surfing Life’s Waves

I cannot control the ocean, just as I cannot control everything that happens in my life… Some days, nature gives us waves, and others, there aren’t any. Surfing taught me how to make the most of what’s given to you in life.” Weston Borg In this three-and-a-half-minute video, Weston Borg uses surfing as a metaphor…

Inner Painting

A way to gain deeper clarity Since every day we seem to be bombarded with more and more stress, Alex and I would like to share some simple tips, and stories in my new podcast series, ‘Did You Know?’ to help you keep your head screwed on straight in these challenging times and create a…

What Do You Allow?

In this five-minute video Eddie Pinero, shares: “It’s no secret that if you look at things with a negative lens, they are going to appear negative. If you look at life as this giant tragedy and you’re always the helpless victim, guess what? You will remain that way. You’re essentially enabling a self-fulfilling prophecy.” It…