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Truth Byte #9: Stop complaining and do something about it.

Ten minutes until appointment time. The room is ready, I am taking my mandatory ten deep breaths to clear my head and get aligned for the next client. Bracing myself as I am about to launch into five more back-to-back counselling sessions, followed by a movie night at the local elementary school and a sleepover at my house. It’s going to be a big day.

The watch ticks on. I post quickly on Facebook to promote my next event in a another city. Tick, tock, tick, tock. It’s time! But she isn’t here. And now she is five minutes late…ten….fifteen, finally we hit the 20 minute lateness mark. This one is going to be a no-show.

Guess God read my mind and fit in a lunch break for me. Read More

How to drop the top five excuses

If I were to ask you why your life isn’t exactly as you want, what would you say? You would probably give me a “good reason” for why you don’t have the career, partner, home, finances, or family life that you are striving for. I have met a lot of people over the years who have a lot of good reasons for why things can’t be done. These people have perfected the art of making excuses, though they don’t see their reasons as excuses. What I have learned is that any excuse can be overcome, and that for most of us, life always gives us another choice.

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