Category Archives: General Interest

Good Advice – How to Live Your Life

Whenever I feel out of alignment, I return to this list and it gets me back on track. These are the steps of highly happy and successful people, but I re framed it to be in the present tense, so it becomes a go-to list to pull anyone into a happier state. Maybe it can help you through a tough time.

1. Stop worrying, if it is supposed to happen it will.


2. Allow yourself to be a beginner. No one starts off being excellent.

3. Don’t let your happiness depend on anything outside of yourself.

4. Stay close to everything that makes you feel alive.

5. Listen to your body, it will lead you to unlimited health.

6. Surround yourself with people who see your greatness.

7. Make peace with your past.

8. See all setbacks as growth and expansive opportunities.

9. Comparing yourself to others will hurt your health and steal your joy.

10. Don’t give up, EVER.

11. You always have a choice.

12. Stop chasing what’s not working.

13. Believe wholeheartedly in miracles.

14. Don’t postpone joy.

15. Trust the universe, there is a plan greater than yours.

16. Wake up every morning with a grateful heart.

17. Remember things take time.

18. Always trust your gut.

19. No need to change people; just love them for who they are.

20. Don’t resist change.

21. Forgive yourself.

22. Your life is a creative adventure.

23. Release expectations and enjoy the journey, there is no destination.

24. Just do you.

25. You’re not broken or damaged. You are perfect just the way you are.

What Does 1 Trillion Dollars Look Like?

We’ll start with a $100 dollar bill. Currently the largest U.S. denomination in general circulation. Most everyone has seen them, slighty fewer have owned them. Guaranteed to make friends wherever they go. Scroll down to check it out.


A $100 dollar bill.

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A packet of one hundred $100 bills is less than 1/2″ thick and contains $10,000. Fits in your pocket easily and is more than enough for week or two of shamefully decadent fun.

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Believe it or not, this next little pile is $1 million dollars (100 packets of $10,000). You could stuff that into a grocery bag and walk around with it.

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While a measly $1 million looked a little unimpressive, $100 million is a little more respectable. It fits neatly on a standard pallet…

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And $1 BILLION dollars… now we’re really getting somewhere…

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Next we’ll look at ONE TRILLION dollars. This is that number we’ve been hearing about so much. What is a trillion dollars? Well, it’s a million million. It’s a thousand billion. It’s a one followed by 12 zeros.

You ready for this?

It’s pretty surprising.

Go ahead…

Scroll down…

Ladies and gentlemen… I give you $1 trillion dollars… and don’t miss to see the little man at the corner.

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(And notice those pallets are double stacked.)
So the next time you hear someone toss around the phrase “trillion dollars”… that’s what they’re talking about.

How Big Are You?

How big are you?

THIS is fascinating – it’s rather dazzling to see it presented this way.

I certainly thought this was enlightening.beyond our sun it’s a big universe.


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Antares is the 15 the brightest star in the sky.

It is more than 1000 light years away..

Now, how big are you?

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Now, try to wrap your mind around this…

This is a hubble telescope ultra deep field

Infrared view of countless ‘entire’ galaxies
Billions of light-years away.

 Below is a close-up of one of the darkest regions of the photo above.

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Humbling, isn’t it?

Now, how big are you?

And how big are the things that upset you today?

Keep life in perspective..

And don’t sweat the small stuff!

It’s all under control!