George Herman “Babe” Ruth Jr. was an American professional baseball player whose career in Major League Baseball spanned 22 seasons, from 1914 through 1935. Most people know him for his home-run record. He scored 714 career home runs, a record that lasted almost 40 years until on April 8, 1974, Hank Aaron’s fourth-inning home runContinue reading “Keep Swinging”
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Be Resolved To Find Your Peace
So many of us look to find the “quick fix” to our problems and challenges in our lives. Truth is, we all need to have resolve – the desire to find the solution to these obstacles. We need to develop the mindset that things will get better. Throughout history, we can find examples of situationsContinue reading “Be Resolved To Find Your Peace”
Persistence – The Virtue of Never Giving Up
When you are the parent of a toddler, you may not be in agreement that persistence is a good quality. You can easily bring to mind the times that you have said, “No” to something and that two-year-old kept asking again and again in the hopes that your answer would change. “Boy is he persistent,”Continue reading “Persistence – The Virtue of Never Giving Up”
Goals – In Life Not Hockey!
We have all heard about the importance of setting goals to be successful in life. What most people don’t realize is that we don’t have the slightest idea on how to begin this process. We may write down what we would like to achieve by a certain birthday, but never take any steps to makeContinue reading “Goals – In Life Not Hockey!”