• Motivational

    Marshmallows And Ice Cream

    Every year I try to write something, or post something related to Christmas in July. I love Christmas, it’s my favorite season. I love it in July, because it means that you get a little of that special holiday feel early. In the hot Nashville weather, thoughts of snow, cold weather, and Christmas treasures are refreshing. When I think of Christmas in July, it reminded me of marshmallows and ice cream. They’re the closest thing to snow during the summer, and at the right temperature both will melt. Also, I’m on a diet, so that helps bring them to mind. There’s something else. Marshmallows are chewy, but they have a…

  • Inspirational Collections,  Motivational

    Shared Knowledge

    What skill do you have that may help someone else? It might be as simple as knowing how to properly wash dishes quickly. As simple as that sounds, when I was a young man working late at the pizza place, trying to clean cheese tubs, it would have been worth its weight in gold. I would have happily listened to someone who knew, instead I had to learn on my own. There’s nothing wrong with that, it has its benefits, but finding an article, or a bit of information left by someone else doesn’t hamper that. In fact it encourages it. It’s my belief that every person has a bit…

  • Motivational

    Pressure To Precious Things

    February has been referred to by many names and terms. From the purification month, to mud month, to cabbage believe it or not, and the month of the pearl. It seems to me that, life like February is determined more by your attitude than your circumstances.  This isn’t to say that life is easy, or that there aren’t great challenges. Of course there are, but there are also great opportunities. It is our choice whether we look at the situations we face, and work towards improving it, or giving into it. We look at mud and say what a mess, a child sees mud pies.  The definition of February as…