Just a little too late…

Have you ever had that moment in your life when you felt the need to do something and just never got around to it? There were several times when you had the opportunity and failed to make the effort because something else took your attention away from the task at hand. Then all of a … Continue reading Just a little too late…

Does Drive = Success?

In our lives there are many variations of the drive that people have within themselves. Some have an unending push to always excel at everything. Some work to be successful, but are content with balancing life and work and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Others just coast in hopes of making it through each day until … Continue reading Does Drive = Success?

Passion and Compassion

It has been a little over two years since I started the Bring Smiles to Seniors program and during that time I have had the pleasure of encountering some of the most passionate and compassionate people on the planet. People who believed in us and took a chance on a small non-profit that they read … Continue reading Passion and Compassion


When you look back over the course of your life, there are moments that stand out that became defining moments for who you are and what you believe. Events happen unexpectedly that often change your very being and cement your stance on a particular issue. One such moment for me came in my senior year … Continue reading It is NEVER OK!

Learning to Appreciate What You Have..When You Do Not

How's that for a convoluted title? Hopefully, by the end of this post it will all make sense. As we go through life it is very easy to take what we have for granted. It's always there, even if we have to work a little harder for it. Because of that we assume that it … Continue reading Learning to Appreciate What You Have..When You Do Not