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We enjoyed some Goldfish crackers while watching the Mets game today - a disappointing loss - but Sam the wonder dog was dying to share the Goldfish. Our son Paul managed to sneak a cracker on to her head without her noticing, and she kept right on begging for a cracker. Did you ever have one of ...
You get a choice in how you want to handle your day. You can greet each challenge with optimism and a plan, or you can greet each challenge with a complaint. Choose wisely, my friends. Don't be someone you wouldn't like to spend time with! Treat others the way you wish they would treat you. Speak...
After a particularly grueling week where things really didn't go the way I had planned for them to go, I have to remind myself that you usually get what you ask for, but it's rarely in the package you think it's supposed to come in. Want a big contract but didn't get it? Maybe it's better that ...
Here's a little something from Kristin Johnston that made me giggle. Everyone could use a little giggle on a Friday, right? Yeah, I know some of them are a little silly - but I bet you're going to be repeating them this weekend!What's the difference between chopped beef and pea soup?Everyone can ...
Mike Ferry sure knows what he's talking about. There are lots of ways to look like you're working (#9,8,7,6,5,4) and not actually accomplish anything. If you want to fail, these are the ways to do it.10. Take all conversations personally.9. Cut commissions to be competitive8. Over price listin...
For your history lesson today: 75 years ago today, the Hindenburg airship cuaght fire and was destroyed in Lakehurst, New Jersey. 97 people were on board, but 36 died including 1 person on the ground. Click on the photo below for a link to a video of the news coverage of the day.
At the end of your life, you're not going to wish you had spent more time in the office or in front of the tv. Thanks to Thomas J. Nelson for this reminder :) I don't know about you guys, but my plan is to spend tonight with my kids - they might be a little too old to cuddle on the couch, but I t...
Video credit: By NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio[see page for license], via Wikimedia Commons If you're interested in seeing the Full Moon through one of the largest telescopes on the East coast tonight, stop by Sperry Observatory on the campus of Unio...
"Hey Mr Grump Gills You know what you gotta do when life gets you down? Just keep swimming....." (Dory in Finding Nemo) Have a bit too much on my plate this week and a few days it felt like I was just phoning it in. But, I'll just keep swimming, knowing that good things lie ahead! The only way p...
Just imagine what great things await you if you only open yourself up to the possibilities! We've had some growing pains lately - making some business changes that are a little unfamiliar. By allowing ourselves to roll with the changes, we've been able to watch our business blossom into somet...