The Miracle of You: Be Thankful

You are a living, breathing, one of a kind miracle! Yes YOU are! Think of what a remarkable, unduplicatable, and miraculous thing it is to be you. Of all the people who have ever lived or will ever live on this planet, none are like you. Not one person past, present or future had, has […]

I Aspire to Be a Weed

What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Weeds fascinate me. I aspire to be a weed. Annuals and perennials aren’t for me. Sure they have a purpose and serve it well but they’re not for me. Annuals are pretty, and grow in many beautiful colors […]

Enlarge Your Vision by Patrick Carden

Years ago, a famous golfer was invited by the king of Saudi Arabia to play golf in a tournament. He accepted the invitation, and the king flew his private jet over to the United States to pick up the pro.  They played golf for several days, and enjoyed a good time.  As the golfer was […]

I Hereby Resolve…..by Greg Austin

My New Year’s Resolutions, 2013  I have studiously avoided falling into the New Year’s Resolutions trap for all of my adult life. I’ve seen too many failed diets, too many failed self-improvement promises over the years, and rather than set myself up for inevitable failure, I have simply avoided disappointment through disengagement. But this year […]