The Weather Outside Is Frightful...Suck It Up!

The Weather Outside Is Frightful...Suck It Up!

It's now nearing -20 degrees Celsius in my part of the world. That's just below 0 degrees Fahrenheit for my U.S. readers. Given this precipitous drop in temperature, I thought I'd focus this post on North America's dependence on climate control.

Let's face it. We're downright wusses when it comes to being "cold" in the winter and "hot" in the summer. What would be perfectly acceptable in other parts of the world turns us into a whiny bunch of babies.

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Infidelity of a Different Kind That Can Hurt Just As Much

Infidelity of a Different Kind That Can Hurt Just As Much

We're all familiar with what sexual infidelity means to intimate relationships: shattered dreams, deep & lasting hurt, lies & deceit and, ultimately, broken relationships. All because of actions fuelled by emotion: desire, jealousy, lust, temptation, greed, envy, fear.

Interestingly, these emotions are also associated with a different kind of infidelity that can be just as, or even more, devastating over the long term: financial infidelity. 

 

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What Colour Do You Want Your Christmas to Be?

What Colour Do You Want Your Christmas to Be?

Well, it's official. I've just received my first email promoting the upcoming Black Friday sales week. It's the first of dozens, I'm sure. 

And it got me thinking about what colour a person's Christmas will be based on how they react to the call of Black Friday sales. I find the behaviour during this particular weekend to be rather telling.

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