Marriage Check-up: Ten Questions

Marriage Check-up: Ten Questions
Does your marriage need a check-up? The next 60 seconds can change your marriage, but you have to keep reading. I have had the opportunity to meet with many couples for pre-marital counseling. As we began our journey to their wedding day, I approach each one with this mindset: I’m not a travel agent – ...

The $5,000,000 Lesson

The $5,000,000 Lesson
Have you ever experienced the difference between being asked to do something and being told to do the same thing? A co-worker recently asked me to complete a task and then followed up to make sure I had completed the process. As we concluded our conversation, it occurred to me how engaging and provoking his ...

Who Is Slowing You Down?

Who Is Slowing You Down?
Living on the East Coast gets a little edgy this time of year as hurricane season is upon us. Currently, we have “Isaac” headed our way. I caught wind of her journey over the weekend watching a Hurricane Tracker Video Update on YouTube. As I watched the video, the narrator pointed out the island of Hispaniola, which ...

Unplugging Your Kids

Unplugging Your Kids
It’s gearing up to be one of those crazy weeks. School is in full-force and we’re about 10 days out from our first Cross-Country race. The anxiety is building. Both girls are in a strong groove right now. I think they both are ready to see how they stack up. The week is about to ...

Are You the “Idea Person”?

Are You the
Are you an “idea person?” I am. You know, the person walking around the office using phrases like: “Have we ever…”, “What if we…”, or “I was thinking…”  Some people hate it when these people walk into the room, much less open their mouth to share one of their “ideas.”  Most of the time a ...