This is my oldest son and his daughter (my only granddaughter… so far). I don’t know what it is about babies that is so enthralling, but I could watch her for hours. Maybe it is that everything mesmerizes her… everything is an adventure. Oh, to remember that everything is a miracle!
Today’s post is a series of links to some new personal growth podcasts you may find valuable. The first is an overview of the isa (Institute for Self Actualization) Experience, a weekend-long personal growth seminar that helped me change my life some 15 years ago. What is the isa Experience? The second is a little … More Personal Growth Podcasts
I walk nearly every day. While I’m walking, I listen to personal growth mp3’s, webcasts, podcasts, or radio programs. As I walk and listen, I frequently begin composing my blog post for the day, often unintentionally. Tonight was no different. Today was my youngest son’s 12th birthday. Although all children go through things as they … More Thriving With Autism
My son needed to make up a half credit of Algebra II to complete his graduation requirements. He attempted Credit Recovery (essentially, online summer school) for the same, with negative results. This program leaves out one of the most important components of education, which is the aid of a human being who can diagnose problems … More Tutoring for a Teenager
My son planted a garden for me this spring. So far, we have enjoyed red leaf lettuce and butter crisp lettuce from it. I have also used the spearmint we’ve grown in a cucumber and pineapple dish that I love, and in iced tea. Because my broccoli began flowering, I researched whether I should toss … More Broccoli Greens and Being a Good Steward
Twice today, I was reminded how relaxation can benefit me in so many ways. The first time was when a support partner suggested a form of relaxation as a way to regain focus on a rather large goal. The second time was when the facilitator of another group led the group in a relaxation exercise. … More Relax
The Institute for Self Actualization (isa) has been a huge help along my path. I have been a part of this community for 15 years and I highly recommend any seminar they offer. I have done most of them and have assisted and helped coordinate events ranging from the weekend-long Experience to the 10-day international youth … More Design Your Life: Abundance
Last night I had a nightmare and woke up so scared that I thought my heart would pound right out of my chest. Needless to say, I had a difficult time falling back to sleep. When I did finally manage to nod off, it was time to get up. Then I had one of those … More Lessons Learned