Category Archives: Success

Money Game for Kids

Lately we have been playing a fun money game with our kids.
We take a stack of coins and create a series of math challenges for each of our girls to figure out.
For example, I might put 7 pennies in one pile and 2 nickels in another pile and ask which one is worth…


“Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; it is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” ~Winston Churchill

The Power of Monotasking

Can you imagine having a dentist work on your teeth while he was checking email and watching a movie? Sounds nuts, but this is not much different than how most of us live our lives. Doing several things at once and how is that working for us?
Multi-Tasking The Productivity Killer
I was recently helping a manager…

Fake It And You Will Become It

Success is as simple as standing up straight, raising your arms in the air, stretching out and making yourself bugger. This is brilliant TED talk was given by Amy Cuddy a researcher who herself learned how powerful is the force of faking it until you make it or as she says faking it until you…

A Dare – See the Good in Opposing Views

When you look at the latest political race, it is hard not to cringe at the level of prejudice, insensitivity and myopia. Unfortunately there is no refuge because these attitudes exist in abundance on all sides of the political spectrum. Hypocrisy, blind faith and various forms of religion are being displayed by those sitting on…

Simple mantras for kids

As much as we might like to, we can’t teach kids everything we would like them to know. We simply can’t be there all the time and besides, some lessons are better experienced on their own.
Thats why we like simple easy to remember mantras that can help guide our kids when we aren’t right…

Yes You Can

If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning – Gandhi
Via @trueblisscoach on twitter.

What You Control

We don’t always control what goes on around us, but we can control what goes on inside us. No matter your predicament, we can always choose to be discplined with our thoughts.
Karma is what governs life. Mantra is what corrects it. ~ Sri Siva
Whatever the event, we can choose to react this way or…

How to live a long life

Eat clean whole foods.
Activate the mind and body.
Provide service.
Be courageous.
Be present.
Be thankful.
Its that simple. 🙂

Problems are Always Opportunities

In late March I was enjoying a fast paced game of hockey, zigged when I should have zagged, and exploded into the boards at high speed, breaking and separating two ribs, and partially tearing my pectoral muscle on my left side.
Busted Ribs Suck
Over the years, I have had numerous injuries from sports, including broken bones,…