Our Capacity to LOVE

You and I have the capacity to be great. Within our hearts is the yearning to love our fellow men, to be kind and compassionate. This man, Narayanan Krishnan, a CNN Hero, has dedicated his life to feeding and caring for the homeless, mentally ill and frightened men, women, and children of India. If he can do this, you and I can be mindful of the people around us, and do what we can. Raising the consciousness of mankind is absolutely necessary if we are to ever achieve a loving, peaceful world. Mindfulness teaches us that the suffering of one…

I Choose Love

Don’t we all choose love over the other options?  At least we want those we love to be happy.  But we don’t always love ourselves, or our Earth home! But today, we are going to work together and choose love for ourselves, others and the world around us. Let’s celebrate our choice with this very moving video about choosing love!  It is superb.  You won’t regret taking the time to watch it.  I promise!  

Developing Your I-Story is a Key to Making an Impact

Today’s post is by my friend and colleague Life Coach and author Sheri Kaye Hoff.  Please enjoy this excerpt from her new book- Be the Inspiration: 7 Ways to Inspire Your World.  Thank you Sheri for writing this book and including my story along with the touching and inspirational stories of other men and women.  You have raised the bar and birthed a book that is already creating positive change for thousands of our fellow travelers.  I loved reading it and I know others will too.  ~Janet Developing your I-story is a key to making an impact in your professional…

You Raise Me Up

Sometimes crazy thoughts come to my mind just because of the title.  We humans are so doubters.  We say things like: You Raise Me Up?  What? Who raises me up?  I don’t understand!  Why?  When I get Raised Up, how long do I have to wait before I begin to feel better? Is You Raise Me Up talking about God?  I guess the interpretation is up to you and me.  Maybe it is describing the love of a trusted friend, parent, life partner.  A good relationship, spiritual or otherwise, is a relationship that is dependable, honest, loyal and strong no…