Platform Nine and Three-Quarters

“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.”  -Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets It is all about choice. There are countless stories are out there about individuals with a lot … READ ON >

Where’s the Beef?

Back in the day Wendy’s, McDonald’s and Burger King were locked in a battle of epic proportions to capitalize on the need for busy working Mum’s to feed their families. In this highly competitive market, each took a different approach … READ ON >

How It Happens

At first, nobody even knows that it has started let alone that it is happening. Whatever it is, it is known of by only a few people, nobody else is even remotely interested. Next, nobody believes that what they are … READ ON >

Shift My Dad Said

One year ago today, at approximately 330 PM, EST my dad died. I learned then that the last living thing you do is exhale.  I have learned since that a year, indeed an entire long life isn’t such a long … READ ON >


To become something else you have to stop being something. You can’t add more, you can’t do more, and you can’t work harder and you can’t work at all or expect to succeed if you don’t believe in what you … READ ON >

Thank You Grandpa

“The feeling of doing your best is like no other. It is the best free gift you can give yourself.” – Anonymous Well here we have it. This quote could be interpreted in many ways. What came to my mind … READ ON >

Why Not?

I came across an amazing story the other day that I thought I would share. We have all been here and in probably in some respects still are. Being human is all about awareness and in particular accepting responsibility for … READ ON >

Three Things To Work On

Be Grateful Do whatever you have to do to realize what you have in your life you should be happy about. Shut out all the nonsense that fills you with envy. Envy will lead you to ridiculous decisions so that … READ ON >

More For Less

One of the great things about being a small business is that can afford to treat everyone you work with like they are the most important client you have. Consider this – my Mum is flying to Texas to spend … READ ON >

Flip the Switch

“Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be” – Abraham Lincoln Maybe it is the start of a new year and the optimism and enthusiasm that comes with that newness or it is just that … READ ON >