Category Archives: family

Elegant Imperfection – A Legacy

By now the news of Betty Ford’s death has reached us all. No doubt we each have our own memories, feelings and thoughts about her. I would like to share some of mine with you. Betty Ford was and will always be one of my heroes. For those of us old enough to remember Betty …

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To Keep the Sabbath Holy

Regardless of religion and beliefs, we are taught in the Ten Commandments to keep the Sabbath Holy. For so many years, the concept of removing myself for a twenty four hour period of time to reflect, renew and reconnect, eluded me completely. I was too busy and had too many things that “had” to get …

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Ethical Will

How many of you have sat down and made a list of the ethics and values you want to leave to your children and grandchildren that communicate to them what your life has stood for? A list? Why would I write this down? I taught them when they were young and I have kept reminding …

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The ABC’s of Achievement – S-T-U

Surround – I have opportunities daily to surround myself with love, joy, humor, healing, fun, success and all that is good. I am the creator of my environment. When I surround myself with winners and positive people, I find myself in an up mood, capable of achieving new heights in all areas of my life. …

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The ABC’s of Achievement – D-E-F

Dream – My life is filled with “BIG” dreams. My wife is forever teasing me that I am a “dreamer.” I am, for it is my dreams and my faith that drive my spirit. I dream that my son will have a happy life and that one day I will have grandchildren. I dream about …

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