50 Things I’m Grateful For… Summer 2014 Edition

It’s become an annual tradition at the CCC blog to list 50 unique “things” that I’m currently grateful for. It makes me think and reminds me how blessed I am. The first 50 Things I’m Grateful For post published in May 2012, a month after the blog started, and was an immediate hit. The follow-up post,Continue reading “50 Things I’m Grateful For… Summer 2014 Edition”

I’m Sorry… Will You Read This?

I hate to bother you but could you do me a favor and read my blog post? Sorry to interrupt but I’d love to hear your feedback. I really don’t want to be a pain. Does this sound like you? Do you walk around and apologize all of the time? Even when you haven’t doneContinue reading “I’m Sorry… Will You Read This?”

What’s your stress reliever?

In the middle of a harried day, I just gaze at my computer. This is my view. Water soothes me. As I noted in a previous post, it doesn’t matter what kind — fresh, salted, chlorinated or bath. It calms me down in the middle of a frenzy and makes any day better. So whatContinue reading “What’s your stress reliever?”

How amazing can you be?

Wisdom from the amazing Dr. Maya Angelou, an inspiration to us all. Rest in peace. Your words and actions will continue to have a positive impact for years to come. You truly were a phenomenal woman. Phenomenal Woman by Maya Angelou Pretty women wonder where my secret lies. I’m not cute or built to suitContinue reading “How amazing can you be?”

It’s All About Perspective

You’re having a heated discussion with a client, your boss or a co-worker, and you absolutely know that you’re right and they’re wrong. How can they not see it? It’s funny. Situations (and the world, for that matter) seem so black and white until you change your perspective or look at it from someone else’sContinue reading “It’s All About Perspective”