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All I Need to Know I Learn From Sydney

Parents, we know our kids can be our wisest teachers.  Often I am not present enough to realize the lessons my daughter is giving me.  Thinking about what to cook for dinner, making grocery lists, checking emails, thinking through meetings, … Continue reading

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Consciously Creating Amazement

Recently, I was asked to contribute an article to an Advent booklet being produced by my church. Such a request I always regard as an honor and so I enquired as to the theme for the publication. I was given … Continue reading

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Thriving Lessons from My Toddler

My daughter will be turning 2 years old this May.  It’s hard to believe and all the people that say, “Enjoy these years, they go so fast,” are spot on.  It’s been an amazing time but, if I am to … Continue reading

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The Olympics of Business
Part III
Magical Moments

For those of us absorbed in these Olympic Games, there are numerous magical moments that go beyond the celebration of the winners and take us to a place that exemplifies the ideals of what inspired the modern Olympic Games. One … Continue reading

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My Fourth Lesson -
NO WORRIES MATE!

As I write these words, I am on Delta Flight 16 from Sydney, Australia, to Los Angeles where I shall then continue to my home in Minnesota. It is the end of a three week vacation visiting my father, brothers … Continue reading

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My Third Lesson – Live Boldly

It is now nearly fourteen weeks since I finished radiation and chemotherapy treatment for head and neck cancer. The prognosis for a complete cure is good. Week to week I get stronger and there is every reason to be optimistic … Continue reading

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Lessons for My Grandson

Dreams do come true. One of mine manifested just over a week ago as I was watching the US Open Golf Championship with my 14 year old grandson, Evan. My vision is for Evan to be a golf superstar. His … Continue reading

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My Second Lesson – Patience

It is now ten weeks since I finished radiation and chemotherapy treatment for head and neck cancer. According to my medical team, my recovery is going well. To me the process is incredibly slow. When I shall feel “normal” is … Continue reading

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