Are Your Thoughts About the New Year Productive?

January 1, 2019 Thoughts

It is the start of a New Year, which might mean New Years Resolutions for some, or a ho-hum just another year attitude from others.  Your thoughts about the year will set up how it turns out.  Do you know what it is you want from life this coming year?  Are you passionate about your […]

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When Change Feels Like You Might Have To Destroy Everything!

May 18, 2018 Thoughts

I love home renovation shows.  Seeing the change from old, worn, dysfunctional space to a brighter, better space.  Changing a life can be like a home renovation.  Sometimes you have to pull down and destroy what is old, worn and dysfunctional so you are able to create anew. The Past Ten years ago my house […]

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Being all Serious About Money and Financial Success Can Be Counter-Productive.

March 6, 2018 Thoughts

Do you take life too seriously?  Sometimes I do.  Especially around money and financial success.  My ego loves to tell me I am not taking life seriously enough.  “How can I expect to be a financial success if I don’t spend every single day, every minute striving for it.”  Goals, plans, the right funnel, social […]

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Something to Think About, Why Not All the Poor Get Poorer!

February 20, 2018 Thoughts

Most people have heard the generalisation, “The rich get richer while the poor get poorer.”  This seems to be a reasonable statement to many.  If you ask is it true 100% of the time, then the answer is obviously no.  There are many rags to riches stories.  If the generalisation is not true 100% of […]

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Accept What Is, Surrender Outcomes and Be in the Moment.

February 13, 2018 Thoughts

I am, without a doubt, a serious person.  I think a lot.  For me, the challenge is learning to accept what is, surrender outcomes and be in the moment.  Sometimes it comes easily, especially in the midst of circumstances where I have absolutely zero control. Yesterday we had a blackout. When the power went off […]

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Do You Want to Live a Happy, Peaceful and Abundant Life?

January 18, 2018 Thoughts

Last week I wrote about Apathy and how it might be the most dangerous thing in our society today.  Today I will look more closely why that is so.   To sum up Apathy in a nutshell; Apathy is the delegation of responsibility for a Happy, Peaceful and Abundant Life to someone else. We are […]

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Is Our Understanding of Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs Upside Down?

January 9, 2018 Thoughts

In a competitive world where the excesses of capitalism and materialism seem difficult to turn around, finding a starting point is imperative.  Understanding how we have got to this point can be found in our current understanding of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs.  Many people are striving to fulfil the first two needs of satisfying their […]

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I Know What I Want But is it What I Expect?

September 28, 2017 Thoughts

Your predominant thoughts create your life.  The problem for many people is they think they are thinking about what they want but their not.  Subconsciously they are thinking about all the reasons it isn’t going to happen.  They know what they want but they don’t really expect it to happen. I have one area of […]

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Want to Change Your Life, Make a Definite Choice

September 3, 2017 Thoughts

I changed my life because I heard a voice say “You are in a prison of your own making”.  My thoughts at the time were incredibly negative.  I thought circumstances ruled my life.  I don’t recall making a proactive choice until I heard the voice.  Then I turned things around.  My first choice was to […]

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What Does Forgiveness Have to Do With Creating Your Perfect Life?

August 22, 2017 Thoughts

You want a perfect life.  You can picture it sometimes.  The big house, swimming pool, an awesome car and lots of money.  The picture doesn’t last long as the endless chatter of your mind breaks through.  The thoughts may be fuelled by anger – “I’ll show the bastards.”  Or the thoughts may be of futility […]

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