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The Collapse of Parenting

I found this incredible article in Understanding Today’s Youth, a newsletter put out by Youth Unlimited, by Paul Robertson. In the research of Leonard Sax, author of the book, The Collapse of Parenting they determined which factor at age 11 is the greatest predictor of happiness and life satisfaction, when that child becomes an adult. […]

Figuring Out What’s Important

I Choose Important Over Urgent “What is important is seldom urgent, and what is urgent is seldom important.”  Dwight D. Eisenhower I finished up a series of messages called “I Choose” on the weekend.  I talked about the need to choose what’s important more than the urgent. You can check out the full message in […]

A Letter to a Younger Me

I was reading an article where former National Hockey Player and Toronto Maple Leaf, Doug Gilmour wrote a letter to a younger self. I liked the perspective of writing from wisdom and experience to a younger and less experienced you. I hadn’t though of the article in quite an extended period of time, when I […]