Category: journal

How honest can you really be about your weaknesses?

In both my best and worst moments in life, I’m well acquainted with my personal weaknesses, so much so that I have darker moments when all I see are my weaknesses. As you’d be right to feel how bad that is.  In...

Overcoming the Fear of Getting Started

Having been at 4 conferences during the past 3 weeks, I’ve got a lot of things stirring in my mind from my conversations with several dozens of people. And I got to listen to a bunch of podcasts too, so that’s added...

Buy discounted gift cards: easiest way to save money

This isn’t so much a money back and it won’t prepare you for being crowned the next coupon king or coupon queen. but it does beat skimming around for 1% or 2% rebate on credit card spendings. Here’s the crazy thing about...

How to freely give as you have freely received

When I read articles and hear talks about being more generous, so much of those tends to be about giving away more money. And there’s a pressing need for that so that donations can fund and sustain the myriads of charitable and non-profit organizations. Sometimes these talks...

the 2015 OC Easter Tour, a family tradition

As Holy Week for Christian churches around the world approaches the weekend, churches are hosting worship services for the next four days. And, thus begins our family traditions (since 2011) for going to as many churches as possible in the OC, that...