How You Talk Affects Everything! – Todd

"WHY DO I FEEL SO NEGATIVE?" [These questions come from readers.  If you have a question, ask it here.] In recent years, parts of the way I talk have bugged me.  Not my public speaking so much, but my everyday conversation.  There are times when I’m mid-sentence and I realize how negative my word choice … Continue reading How You Talk Affects Everything! – Todd

How to Find Happiness on $1.60

Coffee house gift cards tend to be my favorite.  I use them up to last drop. However, the other day, I didn’t.  The barista handed me my tall half-caf and slid my used gift card across the counter. “Can you check the balance?” “Sure,” She said.  “There’s a dollar sixty left on your card.” “Thanks,” … Continue reading How to Find Happiness on $1.60


I love the documents of our country.  The statements of separation from tyranny, the proclamations of the design of our government, they are all brilliant and timeless.  As I was studying the document for the 4th of July - The Declaration of Independence - the little phrase that stuck out was “We are endowed by … Continue reading LIFE, LIBERTY AND HAPPINESS?