Easy or hard? Choose one please

Easy: complaining, blaming someone else, criticizing someone for having a different viewpoint, not trying because you’re afraid of failing, insisting you’re right when you know you’re not, starting a bad habit, putting yourself first. Hard: Doing something about it, taking responsibility, understanding that someone else may have a totally different …

If today were the last…

I heard an interesting interview recently, where the question asked was “if today was the last day of your life, would you want to go out and do what you’re about to do?” How many times have you heard a similar question? You may not consider what you’re going to …

No, that’s not how you do it!

I was recently giving my youngest son a guitar lesson (It’s OK if you don’t play guitar, you can still read this and it will make sense in the end). He’s only 7, small for his age, and he doesn’t have a lot of finger strength, but he’s got determination to learn, which …

Guitars In The Classroom

Ever have a school teacher play guitar and teach reading, writing, and arithmetic through music? Talk about making learning fun, I bet some of us would have made it a little closer to the Dean’s list if we would have had music integrated into the regular school curriculum (I always …

Start something…

This is my first blog post. It took a while to actually start it. I kept thinking I had to have everything  perfectly formulated in my mind before I could start…why is that? Have you ever wanted to start an exercise program, learn to play a musical instrument, or some other new skill, but …