For A Reason

Randy Pausch, in his last lecture, said, “…Brick walls are there for a reason: they are there to prove how badly we want something…” “…A wall is not necessarily created to stop you, but rather to stop the people who don’t want something as much as you do.” Growing up with multiple learning disabilities, I…

Me to a We

How a simple choice can change your life 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…

Stress Less

During an interview on the TODAY show, Dr. Deepak Chopra, bestselling author and world-renowned leader in alternative medicine, was asked how he reduces stress in his life. To this question he responded, “Stress is the perception of a threatening thought- if you don’t identify with it, then there’s no stress.” So how does one embody…

Your Dog is Smiling at Me!

A story about the power of a simple smile 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…

Spend Them Wisely

In a short, one-minute, film, Elvis de Leon gave me a new perspective on the way I look at every day of my life. He asks the viewer to imagine that every day you wake-up with $84,600.00 in your bank account.  This is not something you need to hold on to and save, but rather…

Weighing Us Down

A wonderful story about letting go of what we don’t need so we can get what we do need. 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…

Flip the Switch

How does your mindset impact your ability to learn? Do you embrace problems as opportunities or avoid them for fear of failing? After decades of research on achievement and success, Stanford University psychologist Carol Dweck developed the concept of mindsets, which are the beliefs that we hold about ourselves and our basic qualities. This five-minute…

When Times are Tough

No one is impervious to pain 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…

The Science of Vibes

“We see people as physical particles and machines, but that’s an illusion, because what we are, are interacting waves.” Dr. Bruce Lipton In this fascinating ten-minute video, Dr. Bruce Lipton shares the science behind what we call “good vibes” and “bad vibes.” In a nutshell, our bodies are a community of 50 trillion cells, comprised…

What is in Your Tank?

One simple thing you can do to improve the quality of your life 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…