21 Quotes to Get Through Tough Times

1. “When your  personal storm comes, be so rooted in your faith that you stand like a palm tree…you bend, but you don’t break.” – Jewel Diamond Taylor 2.  “Family and friends can be a tonic or toxic.  You don’t have to give up on them.  Just give them UP to God.  Being a fixerContinue reading “21 Quotes to Get Through Tough Times”

Live out loud

        So I have shared this quick story from many podiums as a guest speaker.  I want to share it with you now…      One day a passenger in the back seat of a taxi kept asking his taxi driver questions.  His taxi driver kept jumping and looking startled every timeContinue reading “Live out loud”

Break free from dysfunctional generational patterns

What is the story you have been telling yourself?  When you are consumed with fear, grief, disappointment, rejection, shame, worry or anger it is difficult to “see” the bigger picture.  It is difficult to hear from God. To survive…you may detach, shut down, go into denial, strive for perfectionism and live in hyperdrive to achieve,Continue reading “Break free from dysfunctional generational patterns”

Watch Out for the Joy Stealers, Energy Vampires

A few days ago I couldn’t understand why I was feeling down, irritated and exhausted.  After I traced my last few conversations, phone calls, places I went and personal encounters…I figured it out.  I had a conversation with a person who has the personality of what I call a “vacuum cleaner.”  This type “sucks” outContinue reading “Watch Out for the Joy Stealers, Energy Vampires”