Seize The Time!

Seize The Time!

By Maria C. Ramos Ed.D. Many of us have a list of projects or tasks that we just don’t find time to work on. There are so many reasons for not getting started; all the activity and tasks that are right here and now, not knowing where to begin, concerns the work will be never-ending or just plain, boring procrastination. The other giant hurdle to getting started is the “I just don’t have the time”…

Maria’s Reading: The Happiness Project

Maria’s Reading: The Happiness Project

The subtitle of this book written by Gretchen Rubin is: Or, Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun. Now that’s a subtitle! It is also a clear message about what you are in for as a reader. While on vacation I came across the book at the home we were visiting. The book had been suggested by a friend…

Brenda’s reading: What Should I Do With My Life?

Brenda’s reading: What Should I Do With My Life?

Po Bronson takes a very unique approach to the question that many of us have asked when contemplating: What we should do with our lives? He conducted a very interesting and insightful experiment to find out how everyday people think about this question and what process or techniques they use to answer it. The result is this fascinating book about people from a broad spectrum of ages, professions and circumstances. Bronson heard more than nine hundred…