How many time have you heard someone say the following: “Do your best!” “Give 100%!” “You must give it your all!” I’m sure you have heard those cliches numerous times. While they are meant to be encouraging, they can also be discouraging. You might be thinking to yourself, “How is that?” Well, here is the … More Be Your Best in the Moment!
Hello Everyone. I am excited to say that I have a guest contributor to Mr. Rodge’s Neighborhood. This writer shares their various personal and professional experiences to provide down to earth, practical insights into our daily lives. Please welcome Sam Choi of Simple Wisdom Web and Blog. Now, besides cooking, there was a few things … More Understanding The Process: Guest Blogger Sam Choi of Simple Wisdom
I was watching a video of motivational speaker Les Brown and he instructed the audience to say “Good things are supposed to happen to me.” He recommended that the audience say this to themselves daily. Brown then went on to say we tend to expect bad things to happen to us, so we need to … More Good Things Are Suppose To Happen To Me!
The beginning of September signals the start of one of our country’s favorite past times ….football season! Over the years, I have seen how sports provides such great analogies for life in general. Just like the start of a sports season, our lives can be broken down into seasons. There are many lessons that can … More The Start of a New Season
How you see things is everything. There are some people we know who suffer through some truly horrific circumstances in their lives, but are seemingly happy. Then, there are some who that had a lot of things in their favor and are unhappy. Heck, I remember watching a program where the person acknowledged they had … More How You See It: 3 Ways to Change Your Perception