Category Archives: Joy

Losing a leader

Death is a part of life. Birth gives us the “from” and death gives us the “to” when a life is defined in earthly terms. Louise Balentine (1928-2017) passed away peacefully surrounded by her children – a mother, grandmother, daughter, … Continue reading

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To the world! Have you laughed so hard it hurt? Joy is everywhere. You can feed off others or you can be the tap from which others take a drink. Tweet

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Why do you do what you do?

It’s just a question. No hidden agenda. But if you don’t love what you do, what are you doing about it? If you can’t change your latitude, are you doing something about your attitude? Tweet

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How was your day yesterday?

Was it filled with hugs and smiles? If it’s not too weird, offer one or both to your customers today. Literally or figuratively. Your pick. It could make their day. Tweet

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The buffet of life

Line up for a smorgasbord. You may have had yesterday off. Hopefully, it was spent in some way remembering what the man stood for and what he dreamed of. Are you going back to work today with a smile or … Continue reading

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