How to Prepare to Achieve a Goal

We are never prepared for what we expect. ~James A. Michener My Husband and I went and saw the movie “Wild” starring Reese Witherspoon, based on Cheryl Strayed’s novel.  The movie was exhilarating to me because I loved the book.  I will warn you, if you aren’t into colorful language and racy sex scenes – the […]

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Teach them to roll cast…. How to go above and beyond for your clients

My eyes popped open, and I had one thing on my mind…. grab my gear, my dog, and get down to my favorite fishing hole before anyone else does.  It was still dark as I fumbled my way out of my tent.  Destiny squinted her eyes at me as I shined my flashlight at her […]

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Lessons from a Bear – Surviving as a Seasonal Business Owner

Yesterday, Mainers went to the polls and exercised their right to vote.  On the ballot was a very controversial citizens initiative regarding the methods allowed in hunting our Maine Black Bear.  Regardless of what side of the issue you are on, I have to admit it was heartwarming to hear so many people speaking so […]

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Day 30 – Creating Your Motivational Action Plan – Signal for Help

I’ll never forget a camping trip I took with friends a few years back.  A group of us always got together for an annual camping trip, and we all rented sites close to each other, and set up one site in the middle as a “community kitchen.”  During the day we hiked, kayaked and fished, […]

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Day 29 – Creating Your Motivational Action Plan – Choose Your Own Adventure

I used to love the “Choose Your Own Adventure” book series by Bantum Books back in the 1980’s.  There was something about being dropped into the middle of an adventure, whether it be time travel, private investigator, spy or mountain climber.  Each turn of the page meant a different fate that would come to me […]

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Day 23 – Creating Your Motivational Action Plan -Lighten Your Load

Welcome to Day 23 of the #write31days series!  Over the last 23 days we have covered a lot of material and concepts together.  Remember, I am offering the Creating Your Motivational Action Plan program for a fraction of it’s regular price this month to celebrate this series… If you’d like to continue this adventure, or […]

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Day 22 – Create Your Motivational Action Plan – Finish Strong

Welcome to Day 22 of the #Write31Days series.  Ok, if you’ve been following along, you will notice my blog is a little behind, and I haven’t made an entry since October 17th.  Truth is, life happens to me, just as it happens to you.  We all get busy, and have friends, family and obligations that […]

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Day 17 – Creating Your Motivational Map – Conscious Goal Setting

A few summers ago, I had some extra time on my hands, so I decided to hike part of the Appalachian Trail for a simple day hike.  With a back-pack with my day-kit of a small first aid kit, my compass, a map, and enough food and water for the day, Lexi and I struck […]

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Day 16 – Creating Your Motivational Action Plan – On the right track

  Welcome back to day 16 of the #write31days challenge.  I can’t say I am meeting the challenge 100%… I’ve never posted a blog every single day before, and I am discovering my days are more hectic than I’d care to admit.  However, I really feel like I am on the right track.  We started […]

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