Keep Swinging

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”

There Is Nothing Wrong With You

For many of us, we spend a lot of time thinking of ways we can improve.  We could eat better, be a better parent, exercise more, be more spiritual, or give more to those in need.  We can stop spending so much time dwelling on our personal shortcomings.  We can never achieve perfection.  The truthContinue reading “There Is Nothing Wrong With You”

Your Attitude Determines Your Altitude

Back a number of years ago, more than I want to admit, I was a teacher on Long Island.  The principal would give us gifts to start the school year and they would usually have a theme to inspire us for the year.  One year it was a frame with the adage, “Your attitude determinesContinue reading “Your Attitude Determines Your Altitude”

Our Inner Critic

All of us have the voice inside our heads that guide us in our behaviors.  I call the negative naysayer voice my “inner critic.”  The inner critic can be that voice that tells you that you are bad, wrong, inadequate, worthless, or guilty.  The voice that makes you doubt your ability to attain your goals,Continue reading “Our Inner Critic”

Freedom From Judgement

If we turn on the news, we are bombarded with opinions of how we should be spending our Thanksgiving.  Most times the message is to stay home within our family unit and do not travel or celebrate with anyone else.  Then they show the airports and the crowds of people not heeding their advice.  OurContinue reading “Freedom From Judgement”