Criticism: What We Are REALLY Saying

When we criticize someone, what we are actually saying is this: “I want you to feel uncomfortable, self-conscious, and to focus on hiding your fault instead of interacting every time you are around me from this moment forward. I want to make it just a little harder for you to be vulnerable, not only withContinue reading “Criticism: What We Are REALLY Saying”

A Lesson In Choosing Our Words

How we say something is every bit as important as what we say. I was made aware of that again this week as I started on a new health and fitness program at our local health club. I’d already been through the whole trainer routine, and it had been hugely disappointing for me. Each sessionContinue reading “A Lesson In Choosing Our Words”

Week One Ends In Success!

So it’s been a week of dieting, and it’s gone better than ever before. Perhaps my success this week is due to my renewed sense of purpose or ┬ámy panic over entering the second half of my forties still overweight, but to be honest, I think it’s a lot simpler than that. I made aContinue reading “Week One Ends In Success!”