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The Power of Thank You

The Power of Thank You By Bruce Kidson The words ‘Thank You’ are said often enough, yet have you ever stopped to consider the Power of Thank You’? ‘Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the Blind can see ~ Mark Twain For most people ‘Thank you’ is a courtesy an expression […]

And The River Flows….

And The River Flows….By Robin Eschler I have had the fortune to finally, after 30 years, figure out exactly what I want to accomplish with my life.  If you can relate to being a late bloomer or at least to not having followed a specific, well-defined path, then you may find some insights here.  If […]

Cruise Control… for Life!

Cruise Control… for Life!By Kate Trafford Do you think you that you have to Drive Hard if you want to be happy and successful?  Years of conditioning from well-intentioned family members, friends, teachers, employers and the media may well have taught you this is so.  Even the powerfully-poetic words of the US Declaration of Independence […]

The Power of Belief

The Power of BeliefBy Peter Field The much quoted phrase ‘you become what you think about’ is not new. Many people have come to realise the importance thought plays in the creation process. But what is less understood is the sneaky way in which your beliefs influence your thoughts! To help understand why beliefs are […]

Make Discipline A Habit

Make Discipline A Habit By John Spender How good does it feel to get everything done on a to-do list? It feels like you have accomplished accomplished something good weather you’re at work or at home. You’re getting stuff done & you’re making progress. The question is, how important are the things on the to-do list. […]

How I Built a School in Africa

How I Built a School in Africa By Sandra Millers Younger You should hear my friend Stephen Kajirwa’s stories. Stories about his work as a United Nations officer in Darfur and Somalia. Stories about the hardships of life in his own home village of Budaywa, Kenya. It’s so unfair, I thought when I first heard Stephen talk about Africa. Those […]


Quetzalcoatl The Magical Realm is the home of all Our Magical Friends and there are lots of them. There are those we are already aware of such as the Angels, Fairies, Dragons, Unicorns, Mermaids, The Elementals and Nymphs. These and so many more are mentioned in the myths, legends and folklore of every civilization and […]


FearBy Nancy Shields Eleanor Roosevelt once said, “We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face… we must do that which we think we cannot.”  Wow, what a statement of courage.  I frequently say that fear is the opposite of courage; in fact, […]

It’s Your Right to Be Wrong… In Relationships

It’s Your Right to Be Wrong… In RelationshipsBy The Coach with The Hat (AKA – Elliot Kay) Do you remember there were kids who, no matter what they did, were always cool? And then no matter what other kids did they were unpopular? And then you had the in-betweeners – maybe you were one of […]

Time is Not a Four Letter Word

Time is Not a Four Letter WordBy Rena M. Reese She is that certain someone you work with who seems capable of doing it all. She is already at her desk when you arrive for the day and is busily working as you say “good night.” She has a reputation for being the company superhero […]