Why a Lying Leader is Dangerous

  A few days ago I was running errands and witnessed 2 incidents of stealing. The first incident was at a store around the corner where a couple kids shoved candy in their pockets. They pretended to go to the bathroom and then ran out of the store. The cashier was too busy ringing up…Read more Why a Lying Leader is Dangerous

The Secret to Rapid Improvement

How would you like to accelerate your progress in an area of weakness? My 23-year-old son, Chris and I discussed this a few days ago. He reminded me of how he stretched himself by being in several lead roles in musicals. "I hated that but it was good for me," he told me. He is…Read more The Secret to Rapid Improvement

Why Christians Need to Stop Silly Fights

"What are the benefits of public school," a person asked on Twitter. I answered, "You learn how to get along with people who are different from you." Instantly without any notice I was ambushed on Twitter by home schoolers who thought I said 'home-schooling is Satanic.' I said nothing about home-schooling. I answered a question…Read more Why Christians Need to Stop Silly Fights

5 Dangerous Signs You’re a Control Freak

Control Girls often don't realize that they're Control Girls. I sure didn't. I spent the first 35 years of my life completely oblivious to my control issues. I knew I was arguing with my husband. I knew there was tension with coworkers. I knew I was frustrated with friends and family members. I just didn't…Read more 5 Dangerous Signs You’re a Control Freak

Walking in the Tension of a Quiet End and Exhilarating Beginning

A few days before Christmas, my friend, Lucy Haley-Hurn ended her fight with Cancer. Lucy was surrounded by loving friends and family when she met the One she served her whole life on December 21. I'll never forget the prayers I cried out to God for Lucy and her fiancee Ashley to find suitable property.…Read more Walking in the Tension of a Quiet End and Exhilarating Beginning

The 21 Questions to Ask Yourself

  I ripped this list off Ed Gandia's podcast directed towards high income business writers. This was such a good podcast that I listened to it 3 times when I worked out. Answering these questions will help you frame your direction and attitude for 2017. I'm going to work through this list. I encourage you…Read more The 21 Questions to Ask Yourself

Confessions of a Bad Girl

(Photo Credit: Wonography) I was the girl that dads didn't want their sons dating. I was the girl that moms told their daughters to not hang out with. I was the bad girl. I didn't know how I got the label because I went to school, I babysat in my free time and tried to…Read more Confessions of a Bad Girl