It’s November, one of my favorite times of year. Fall is as beautiful as it is short. The burst of colors is truly breathtaking, but can be gone in a matter of days. A couple of years ago, we had spectacular color in the trees around our home, the weather was beautiful and as I … More Thankfulness is Who you are, not how you feel
There’s an old adage that states, “good fences make good neighbors”. It’s been around for a long time, but said succinctly by Robert Frost in a poem about two farmers repairing and maintaining their boundaries. The poem makes the point that although it may seem more neighborly to have no fences, it is integral to … More Good fences: the importance of boundaries
We all screw up, sometimes big and sometimes small. When our screw ups hurt others (and most of the time they do), it’s time to set things right. Here’s where things can go from bad to worse. You see, it’s hard to admit when your wrong, and swallowing your pride while spitting out words can … More Why saying sorry is not good enough.