Spending Christmas in Bed Video TranscriptLate on Christmas Eve, somebody was shaking me awake saying “come on”. A kid and his family were visiting from out of town. My brother and I snuck into the living room to the Christmas tree where we opened everything and wrecked the beautiful setting our parents spent hours putting into […]
How To Survive The Holidays When You Are A Bad Cook Video TranscriptGo into your kitchen and Laugh! The point: Of course, we can’t do everything well, but we do have important skills that keep our lives moving. I know my gift is not cooking, but my cooking adventures do make you laugh! What can […]
The Worm In Us Video TranscriptA friend of mine pulled me aside & told me I had hurt both she and her daughter’s feelings when I was rude to them. I knew I had messed up when the words came out of my mouth, but I didn’t make it right. I am grateful she did […]
Don’t go down the “failure” road when you do everything for everybody else and still don’t feel like it’s enough. You are the wheels that make your life turn … Don’t leave yourself out! Set realistic expectations and tell everyone! The greatest gift you can give yourself this holiday season: YOU!
Don’t Be Blind To The Beauty: Motivation with Monica Video Transcript I was standing in a beautiful hotel lobby in front of gigantic windows with a phenomenal view overlooking the ocean, with the doctor’s results in my trembling hand. I just couldn’t appreciate what I was seeing: I was blinded to the beauty. My heart […]
Mess About The Chaos: Motivation with Monica Video Transcript Go back the last 24 or 48 hours. What have you done that brought you moments of just pure joy? I say moments because I know we don’t have hours or ½ day or a whole day, but what have you done for you that brought […]
Building with Legos: Motivation with Monica Video Transcript You mean to tell me, you are asking you to do more thing! With my crazy schedule, my own work, my kids’ schedule? I can’t take on one more thing! The good news is I’m not asking you to. I’m just asking s to be intentional. We […]
Intend To Be Grateful: Motivation with Monica Video Transcript The first alarm goes off at my house at 6:15 am. I’d love to lie to you and say I greet the morning as I leap out of bed, but what I really do is cuss under my breath, wondering how I’m going to get through […]