3 Cups of Tea, We Are Family

I’ve been wanting to read, Three Cups of Tea since I picked it up last Christmas and I finally was able to work it into my schedule and I’m glad I did. Tea is written by Greg Mortenson (the guy who the book is about) and David Oliver Relin, and the story begins when Mortenson […]

FOCUS: One Stream! (v2n21)

This Week’s Lesson You will never be truly happy and successful unless you do things for other people. -Less’s life lesson from Minot, North Dakota Richard’s Thoughts… Community service has often been called noble service. I started volunteering back in 1999 and now, ten years later things have changed. Not only can I volunteer in […]

On Caring

I recently received a book in the mail from @SamDavidson (one of my favorite online friends)! It was a gift for helping promote his company CoolPeopleCare.org and while I still haven’t dove head-first into his mission, I’m excited to read this book and share with you what I learn. What Sam and his co-author (Stephen […]

FOCUS: Do It! (v2n13)

This Week’s Lesson I can do more than I thought I could. -Marian A’s life lesson from Cedar Rapids, Iowa Richard’s Thoughts… Did you see the end of the British Open on Sunday? (Maybe you slept through it…) Well, I did watch it and I found myself shedding a few tears for the gentleman, Tom […]

Why Are You Inspired?

Inspiration gives energy for the soul. It fires us up to our very bones. We all need to be inspired. When we find that thing, that one time, that place, that person that can bring the sun to our face, we find that we can achieve and believe in anything. Why do you we need […]

Where Do You Find Inspiration?

This one is the toughest one for me to answer. Obviously Denver would be near the top of my list. For as long as I am alive, Denver and the mountains will not only be a place of peace but also a place of inspiration. I know I will continue to return. I’m also inspired […]

When Are You Inspired?

I could answer this based on a time of day, or take the easy way out and say that I am most inspired when I am in Denver, Colo. That would be my choice. However, I believe I am most inspired when I am laughing. From my personal experience, I believe laughing is medicine for […]