My Mantra

My mantra is ‘Give, Serve, Live!’ That hasn’t always been the case, but as a result of life-crushing events it has become what I live by. Let me explain. A short time ago, life circumstances, like a series of tsunami waves hit me broad side. When they hit, using common metrics, I was on top…

Let’s Go Fishing

For years the people of Haiti have fished the island’s surrounding waters. However, recent years have seen low yields due to over fishing and a dying reef caused by erosion. One way to address reef health is to terrace Haiti’s numerous hillsides so that soil doesn’t wash into the water, killing the reef. One way…

Gratitude

Gratitude! “Hmmmm, what do I have to be thankful for?” I asked myself. Each day, I set time aside to write down three things that I am thankful for. And I also write down one positive experience that I have had in the last 24 hours. I’m sitting with a tablet of paper on my…