Investing in Yourself

Invest in Yourself

I have 5 children.  When they were all young and at home, we would get around the table at the end of the day so they could do their homework.  I would think I was going to help them and would say to the immature, “Let me show you how this works.  You’re learning how to do your addition, like 2 apples and 2 apples equals 4 apples.  My daughter would look at me and say, ‘Mom, that’s not the way the teacher says to do it.’”  There was nothing within that familiar relationship of mother and child that she … Continue Reading

The Mindset of a Winner

The mindset of a winner

Some years back I had a thought of something I would really love to do but felt that the reality of this coming to pass was impossible.  The next thought in my thought life was that it would work and be possible if I was 20 years old again.  Then another subsequent thought that there must be a place for people of my age and stage of life and I shouldn’t have to give up.  It was like ping pong going back and forth as to why I couldn’t do it.  Once I made up my mind that this was … Continue Reading