Month: August 2011

Nature Is A Great Stress Reliever

Not long ago, I was feeling stressed out and in need of some fast relief.  So, I went to one of my favorite places located about two hours from my home.  It’s located on the edge of a cliff at about 7,000 feet above sea level.  It’s almost always breezy up there and it overlooks…

Risk Taking Rarely Ends With Regrets

Bestselling author and business man, Harvey Mackay, wrote an excellent column recently dealing with risk taking and regret.  According to Mr. Mackay, people rarely regret taking risks; what they do regret is not taking them sooner or not taking them at all.  He goes on to say, “Afraid to try something new?  Most of us…

Don’t Get Into An Age Rut

Most people tend to hang out with people who are roughly their same age – and for good reason.  Their children are probably close to the same ages, they grew up in the same era and remember many of the same historical events; so there’s a certain comfort level associated with doing this.  As comfortable…