TGIF – What does it matter?

What does it matter? A couple of weeks ago, I was having a difficult time, and couldn’t get my brain around doing a column, and Ruth Ann said it was ok, not to worry about it. Then last week, I was having a great time and didn’t write a column and completely forgot about it. … Continue reading “TGIF – What does it matter?”

tgiF – Chapter and Verse

Chapter and Verse Starting something new is exciting and motivating, or else you wouldn’t have started in the first place. Then we start comparing our progress to those we see around us, and we feel our lack of ability, or progress and we get discouraged. This happens no matter what the thing is that we … Continue reading “tgiF – Chapter and Verse”

TGIF – ​The Way You Do the Things You Do

think. grow. inspire. Fridays with Michelle Collins  So, as I usually do around this time each week, I was wondering what to write about for my column. As I thought about it, I decided to have a cup of tea, so I got a cup from the cupboard, put a teabag in it and poured in … Continue reading “TGIF – ​The Way You Do the Things You Do”

tgiF – I Can See Clearly Now

I Can See Clearly Now I got new glasses this week. They are “progressives”, so that means I can see near and far without having to lift my glasses to peer down at the fine print. Now with a tilt of my head, I look out through the bottom half of the lens and things … Continue reading “tgiF – I Can See Clearly Now”

tgiF – Think About It

Think About It “There is nothing good nor bad, but thinking makes it so”—William Shakespeare “Change your thoughts, Change your life”—Wayne Dyer “thoughts become things” –Kai Greene Sounds like the start of a joke, “A playwright, a self help guru and a bodybuilder walk into a bar…” Three men who on the surface would have … Continue reading “tgiF – Think About It”

tgiF- Who Are You, Really?

think. grow. inspire Friday -Who are you, really? When I was working in the Human Services field, there is a term in use “Social Role Valorization”. Basically it means that society tends to identify certain groups of people as “different” and therefore of lesser value. For example, the difference in our perception of people asking … Continue reading “tgiF- Who Are You, Really?”

TGIF- Facing Fear

Think. Grow. Inspire. Friday. Hello, and thank you for reading my column! I am very excited to be a contributing writer to Everything Unscripted, and I look forward to sharing my insights with you. I am a 52-year-old wife, mother of three grown children, mother in law to one, and “elected” mom to a bunch of … Continue reading “TGIF- Facing Fear”

Think.Grow.Inspire.Friday – We Are Family

When I was very young I had a record of the story of Snow White. It was a full-length record, with a story book, but most of the pages were gone. I remember sitting and listening to it for hours on end. I knew all the words and all the songs, and though the evil … Continue reading “Think.Grow.Inspire.Friday – We Are Family”