Posts Tagged ‘The Good Life’

What Moments Are You Chasing?

Moments – A very short period of time.  A precise point in time.  A time of excellence. I bet all of you can think of several great moments in your life.  Our lives seem to be a series of moments. A special birthday. Graduation from High School or College. An anniversary. Birth of a child.…

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Is Your Heart in Your Work? Here’s how to tell

Never thought I could do this…….. I walked into my boss’s office with my heart thumping out of my chest.  Today was the day.  I was going to resign from my job, from a career I worked hard to build over the last 25 years.  Oh, there were parts of it I still loved, most…

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Everyone Needs this…………………

Yeah, that’s me, about 15 years ago.  I know, the picture isn’t great, but I love that picture.  You know why? Adventure! Fifteen years ago was the first time I went on, what I consider, a real adventure.  One that required more of me than I had given before (physically for sure) and one that had…

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Wet a Line Lately? One Key to Getting What You Want!

My buddy headed downstream, I went upstream. This would be the last stop of the day. It was getting late and a 2 hour drive lay ahead.   It was late October, trying to get in one more day of fishing before the snow started flying. The day started out beautiful, but showers and wind had…

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The Key to a Good Life

Every once in a while I come across something so simple, so clear, so compelling, I immediately say, yup that is true and go about my day. But this one gave me pause, I didn’t want to miss the meaning and assume I understood the deep but simple conclusions. I came across this Ted talk…

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The Key to Great Days, Weeks, Months and Years

Great Days vs. Good Days October 7, 2015 was a great day. It was unexpected. It even took me a few days to understand why it was a great day. How many of us wake up expecting to have a great day? How do we even know if we had a great day? Does knocking…

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Being Comfortable is Overrated

Meet Steve. He looks pretty happy in this picture, but this was the most uncomfortable week of his life. I am not making this up. This is a true story. Steve was my canoe partner on a week-long trip to Quetico National Park in Canada several years ago. See, I did not know Steve before…

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Create Space for Remembering

I hope you enjoyed the video last week from the late British philosopher, Alan Watts,“What if Money was no Object”.  You can access the video here if you missed out.  It is a great 3 minute video, forcing you to think about your dreams and passions, outside the implications of the almighty dollar. Experience My experience with…

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What if Money was no Object? Really?

I watched this short video just a few days ago called, “What if Money was no Object”by the late Alan Watts, a British philosopher.  You can access the video here.  It is a great view (3 minutes) and will likely remind you of that dream of yours. For some reason, this question or a similar question gets raised on…

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