Don’t Aim For Perfection

The local antique store inspires this week’s Wednesdays With Wayne.  There, I found this lamp, it has beautiful crystal dangly things (I’m not the antique shopper, I just know what’s pretty to me).  My wife liked it. She and Ali, the shopkeeper, got into a discussion about the lamp. Ali noted that it really was a beautiful lamp, she told …

Bringing Your Happy

Last week, some of you responded to my Wednesdays With Wayne by honoring me and telling me how much my writing meant.  Each note, each parade (or GIF of such), made me smile! Thank you! Since then, I’ve had a few people comment on my ability to bounce into a room, smiling.  I almost always wake up that way. When …

We All Just Want This One Thing

Heyyyyy!  I’ve been writing a weekly blog for two years.  That’s right, this is Wednesdays With Wayne number 104!!!  I think I’d like a parade or something.  Actually, just drop a note that says, “that’s cool” or something.   Which brings you to today’s topic – We All Just Want This One Thing…  when you get it, you feel good. …

It’ll All Work Out

What if it all works out okay? No one ever worries about that, right?   Don’t you usually get your undies in a bundle thinking about all of the things that could go wrong?  Being prepared is good. Obsessing over something that’s not likely to happen could have negative effects on your work performance, your “at home” performance, and ultimately, …