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Posts from ‘May, 2011’

Oprah’s Four Life Lessons

On Oprah’s last show she shared the many lessons she’s learned over the 25 years she’s supported, encouraged and related to her audience. Now her wisdom, honesty and passion for humanity will take a different direction, but I’m sure it will still have an impact around the world.

Here are some of the things that have helped her grow and overcome adversity: images-2

The first lesson is that we are all the same, seeking acknowledgment and acceptance from our family and others. And while we all think we deserve to be happy, we don’t feel ourselves worthy of it. Of course, we ARE worthy just because we exist, but we need to know this for it to make a difference in our lives.… CONTINUE READING

Capture Your Personal Sense of Control

How many times have circumstances been so overwhelming that you felt helpless to change things? How often did you feel your decisions seemed useless in the face of this tremendous strife?

Hopefully, you do not feel like this too often, but sometimes when you do you need to know what to do about it.
Basically you need to recapture a sense of control over your life and a belief that you can handle what is thrown at you. This feeling is very empowering. With this feeling, you are not trying to control or influence the actions of others, but rather you want them to sense your self-confidence.… CONTINUE READING