Waves Of Inspiration

Day 232 “I’ve realized the extraordinary power of sports to heal, unite and inspire. I believe the Olympics will serve as the ultimate platform to provide positive changes and I hope to inspire all of Japan through my strong showing there.” – Kohei Uchimura When I was a kid, I always wanted to go toContinue reading “Waves Of Inspiration”

Rohtak to Rio

Day 231 “You were born a winner, a warrior, one who defied the odds by surviving the most gruesome battle of them all – the race to the egg. And now that you are a giant, why do you even doubt victory against smaller numbers and wider margins? The only walls that exist are thoseContinue reading “Rohtak to Rio”

Got Your Back

Day 228 “Each person holds so much power within themselves that needs to be let out. Sometimes they just need a little nudge, a little direction, a little support, a little coaching, and the greatest things can happen.” – Pete Carroll As the saying goes…It takes a village. Like I said in yesterday’s post, children need support and encouragementContinue reading “Got Your Back”

Enough IS Enough

Day 210 “Chronic self-doubt is a symptom of the core belief, ‘I’m not good enough.’ We adopt these types of limiting beliefs in response to our family and childhood experiences, and they become rooted in the subconscious…we have the ability to take action to override it.” – Lauren Mackler At some point, we have all believedContinue reading “Enough IS Enough”

Life Ain’t So Bad At All

Day 208 “I believe in wishes and in a person’s ability to make a wish come true, I really do. And a wish is more than a wish… it’s a goal that your conscious and subconscious [mind] can help make reality.” – Michael Jackson I watched Spike Lee’s 2016 documentary, Michael Jackson’s Journey from Motown to Off The Wall last night,Continue reading “Life Ain’t So Bad At All”

Kinder Garden

Day 192 “Live each day as if it’s your last; that was the conventional advice, but really, who had the energy for that? What if it rained or you felt a bit glandy? It just wasn’t practical. The trick of it, she told herself, is to be courageous and bold and make a difference. Not changeContinue reading “Kinder Garden”

Danger Zone

Day 185 “My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.” – Maya Angelou Every moment is precious. I just found out that my sister and her friends had a real scare out at the lake yesterday. They capsized,Continue reading “Danger Zone”

True You

Day 184 “Service to others is only noble when it is a choice; a free-will gift. Anything done out of a sense of obligation or responsibility or duty becomes a burden rather than a spiritual empowerment.” – Jonathan Lockwood Huie Have you ever been in a situation where you felt like you had to move your life in a direction that justContinue reading “True You”

What Do YOU Think?

Day 181 “You can please some of the people all of the time, you can please all of the people some of the time, but you can’t please all of the people all of the time” – John Lydgate We all do it – worry about what others think of us. I do. I knowContinue reading “What Do YOU Think?”

Unicorns & Rainbows

Day 175 “I’m not much of a math and science guy. I spent most of my time in school daydreaming and managed to turn it into a living.” – George Lucas Daydreams. Ahh. How nice it is to drift off into a world of fantasy, where we see ourselves the victors of an imaginary scenario.Continue reading “Unicorns & Rainbows”