Every day it seems we’re inundated with news meant to cause fear, panic and anguish. Of course, the world is full of “bad news”, but sometimes with our 24-hour news cycle it can seem like that’s all there is. That’s why, every once in a while, I like to use my blog to highlight some.. read more →

I recently came across a comment on a Facebook post that was the setting up a fierce debate on a recent bit of national news which resonated with me. Now, I won’t go into the topic of discussion, but we’ve all seen this sort of Facebook thread. The comment stuck out because as everyone was.. read more →

You may remember a post I did several months ago entitled “Goodness Is All Around Us” which highlighted the good in the world—and in light of some of the recent tragedies I thought it might be a good idea to spread some positivity in the midst of all the sorrow. So I’ve pulled together some.. read more →

I recently stumbled upon a TED talk that really got me thinking about the relationship between success and happiness. Some perceive the two to be mutually exclusive, and some believe one cannot exist without the other. The truth is, they are neither. The video I watched was by a gentleman named Shawn Anchor entitled “The.. read more →

With recent events, it is hard not to think, “What is this world coming to.” Every day seems to bring a new tragic event. Violence, bullying, and terrorism plague our daily news. With so much negativity it is easy to get trapped in a depressing spiral. My heart sincerely goes out to everyone. I genuinely.. read more →

It is never too late to become the person you were always meant to be. We all have the power to reinvent ourselves during any stage in life. We each have our own unique journey to travel with no specific rules or regulations on how we “should” live. Sometimes setbacks in life force us to.. read more →

“When you wake up every day, you have two choices. You can either be positive or negative; an optimist or a pessimist. I choose to be an optimist. It’s all a matter of perspective.” – Harvey Mackay Choosing to be optimistic offers us a great perspective in life. Why choose to focus on the negative?.. read more →

What would you like to be remembered for? What would you like to leave behind? What qualities would you like others to learn from you? With every family in life, including in my Web Series, legacy plays a vital role in family history. Whether it is traditional customs, family-owned companies, or simply the love between.. read more →