WhatIfWednesday: 13 Items on My Happiness List

Life doesn’t always go your way. Get over it. You know the old saying, “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” A cute reminder to channel your positive attitude. But, it sucks as a practical, tactical approach to reversing the negative trend. When you think about negative experiences, you need to think about how you […]

WhatifWednesday: 1+1=3 Relationships

WhatifWednesday 1+1=3 Relationships Years before I met Rachel, I wrote down a list of things I was looking for in a spouse. One of them was that the relationship had to create magic. In my mind, the magic is created in the transformative relationship where the sum is greater than the individual parts. The pieces […]

WhatifWednesday: Accepting Help

WhatifWednesday Accepting Help What if we always accepted help when help was needed? Consider the plight of these two trees: Both deeply rooted Both strong at their core Both seemingly healthy inside and out But there was a major difference when were uprooted by a turbulent hurricane. One staggered and leaned on a friend. It […]

WhatifWednesday: Best Book Recommendation

WhatifWednesday Best Book Recommendation What if you could only recommend one book for the rest of your life? What book would you recommend? [Comment below]

WhatIfWednesday: Rainbows or Raindrops?

What if your perspective on life always allowed you to see the rainbows amid the raindrops? #whatifwednesday #rachelsidea #perspective #findthehelpers #findtherainbows

WhatIfWednesday: Childhood Curiosity

What if you never lost your childhood curiosity and enthusiasm to try anything…like starting a band before 7am? How would your world be different? #whatifwednesday #rachelsidea

WhatIfWednesday: Good Days Suck

What if you stopped accepting good days as good enough and instead drove to unlock the magic of great days? #whatifwednesday #Gooddayssuck #driveforgreat #unlockthemagic #rachelsidea

WhatIfWednesday: Add Joy to the World

What if every action you took had to pass the test, “Does this add joy to the world”? #whatifwednesday #bethechange #rachelsidea

WhatIfWednesday: The World is Ending

What if the world was going to end tomorrow? What would you do today? #whatifwednesday #rachelsidea

WhatIfWednesday: Make People Smile

What if your aim for the day was to make people smile? What would you do differently? #whatifwednesday #rachelsidea