Everyday Greatness Summary

Everyday Greatness by Steven Covey is a compilation of stories taken throughout the history of Reader’s Digest with additional commentary provided by Steven Covey, writer of “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People”.  Like in The 7 Habits, he uses a 7 step process to help readers learn values that if implemented,  will help them obtain the…

The Time Apart

It’s been quite some time since I’ve written a post on my blog.  Part of me is upset with myself for going so long without doing something that I have committed to.  The other part realizes the truth of life: Things don’t always go as planned. I have spent much more time lately doing things I…

Lend A Hand

We hear it all the time, and we know it to be true from the way it feels when we do it.  Helping others is one of the greatest acts we can perform in this life.  Whether it be as simple as holding a door for a stranger caring a box of papers, or being…

The Ocean Breeze

The ocean is a beautiful and peaceful part of life.  When I sit in the sand and close my eyes I fall into a trance like state.  Listening to the waves crash and feeling the cool ocean breeze blow over my body helps me lose myself in the moment and forget the worries of everyday…