Archives for: "March 2012"

This Week's Small Step: Give Care to Your Fridge

March 30th, 2012
The men in my house have learned by now that it is best to stay out of my way during spring cleaning. This is the season when, room by room, the place gets ripped apart, cleaned, and put back together all in attempt to make life happier and easier for the rest of the year. more »

This Week's Small Step: Grab the Fan

March 23rd, 2012
Here in Southeastern Pennsylvania we just survived a very mild winter. At least 75 days were above normal as far as temperatures are concerned and the state averaged onlyt about 19 inches of snow. That may have been easy on the heating bill, but it a… more »

You Are Not Alone

March 20th, 2012
The act of caring can be a lonely experience, especially when it seems as if no one else does. No one is going to care for a child as much as its parent. The burden of the widow in the black limousine is not shared by the strangers walking the stre… more »

This Week's Small Step: Donate and Say No

March 16th, 2012
The phone rang. On the other end was a woman who clearly cared about her cause. She began her plea with statistics about human lives and human deaths and offered me – a stranger on her list – a chance to change the ratio. "Can you help with a small don… more »

Help Me Write for You

March 13th, 2012
My last post encouraged you to ask for help. Following my own advice, I am now asking you to help me. When you read the words on this Blog, you get a glimpse into my heart. However, this really isn't about me. It's about you. It's about supporting yo… more »

This Week's Small Step: Ask for Help

March 9th, 2012
At some time over the course of next seven days you're going to need some help. Maybe you'll need someone lift something with you. Or you'll need an associate to give you some feedback before coming to a final decision. Whether it be physical or mental, large or small, we're going to need assistance. more »

Operating for a public benefit

March 6th, 2012
Wouldn't it be great if more corporations operated under a mission like that of a nonprofit? One that solves a problem, educates the public, or -- my favorite -- protects our environment. One of the roadblocks to this dream is c… more »

This Week's Small Step: Tune in to Bird Song

March 2nd, 2012
They say that smell can trigger emotion. However I believe sound can too ... with even greater intensity. more »