Nine Ways to Find Peace of Mind

    We are an anxious nation…in fact, we are an anxious world. There is no question that uncertainty seems to have increased dramatically in the last few years. We worry about terrorism. We worry about war. We worry about losing our jobs. We worry about the dangers confronting our children. And on and onContinue reading “Nine Ways to Find Peace of Mind”

Complaining Never Helped No One…

I lived next to a neighbor who had a dog that barked all the time.  No matter what time of day it was, you could hear it barking, barking, barking.  Some of us do exactly as my neighbors dog do, complain, complain, complain.  No matter what, a fault will be found even in a simpleContinue reading “Complaining Never Helped No One…”

How to Celebrate Christmas After the Death of a Loved One

Christmas is a joyous time of year for most people. Unfortunately, for those who have recently lost a loved one, it can be a difficult time of year. It is hard to know how to handle the holidays with that person suddenly absent from your life. All of the traditions seem inextricably tied to them,Continue reading “How to Celebrate Christmas After the Death of a Loved One”

The Value of Investing in Yourself

For many young people, particularly people under the age of thirty, there’s quite often more value in investing in yourself than there is in investing in stocks.  A well-conceived investment in your future can continue to pay dividends over the rest of your life.  Some investments in yourself can even be worthwhile near the endContinue reading “The Value of Investing in Yourself”