College Football As a Way of Life

September 3, 2010

Anybody else out there love their college football team?  Here in the south, you could say we are (for lack of a better word) fanatical. Just look at Facebook today and you will see it.  Everybody already giving their shout-outs for their team.  Trying to claim early bragging rights or clinging to the coat tails […]

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What If Up?

July 1, 2010

Every now and then, I will meet somebody so compelling that I just can’t wait to blog about it. That happened when I met Mindy Audlin.  For those of you who have never heard of her (I hadn’t), she wrote a book called What If Up. It has the most beautiful premise I have ever […]

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Fear of Success vs. Fear of Failure

June 2, 2010

Fear of success or fear of failure. Does it matter?  Either way, you are stopped in your tracks. By your own self! There comes a time (or many!) that it happens to all of us.  That fork in the road.  The questions start to loom.  Is this the right direction for me?   Should I […]

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Happy Birthday!

May 28, 2010

They say it’s your birthday!  Yes, today is mine. We all have that special day and we should embrace it! It means we have lived on God’s green earth another wonderful year! Today, I am giving gratitude for everything that’s happened in my life over the last year. That probably means YOU! If you started […]

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The Full Moon and You

May 27, 2010

There’s a full moon tonight. I enjoy that phenomenon  in nature.  The moon lights up the night and is soooo beautiful! Of course, there’s alot of folklore surrounding the occurance of full moons.  Supposedly there’s more of everything on that night.  More romance, more babies born,  more creativity stirred up. It could all be true.  […]

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What Inspires You?

May 24, 2010

What inspires you? That’s the question being asked daily on the “Get Inspired Project.” Is a compilation of interviews being conducted over one year’s time of people from all walks of life.  Asking two questions:  What inspires you? and Who do you inspire? Ever thought about it?  That’s really a pretty thought-provoking question. It’s easy […]

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Got 15 Minutes?

April 29, 2010

Recently, I was in a group of people and we were listening to a would-be writer lamenting about how she had always loved to write. She felt like it was her passion.  However, she wasn’t  doing it!  At all. Does that ring true with you? If you love creating something, what’s stopping you? Fear?  Frustration?  […]

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Happy Earth Day!

April 22, 2010

Happy Earth Day! Celebrated in over 190 countries, Earth Day is a day to increase our awareness of our environment and celebrate what we can do to make it a better place for all. No matter if you think global warming is fact or fiction, today think about this planet we call home. In the […]

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From the Challenge to the Goal

April 20, 2010

In case you’ve wondered where I’ve been, I accepted a 30 day blog challenge and I have been writing away on one of my other blogs! I committed to writing a blog-a-day for 30 days at MarthaGiffen.com Sooo, I have somewhat neglected ThinkandMotivate! However, today, as I was writing on my other blog, I realized […]

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Expecting

April 9, 2010

Remember in the old days, how pregnant Mom’s were said to be “expecting?” It meant they had a baby on the way. Expecting means a sure thing. Like, pregnancy definitely meant a baby What are you expecting? What exactly are you looking forward to and just know-without-a-doubt that it’s going to happen? My hope is […]

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