Time Out

  Set a guard over my mouth, LORD; keep watch over the door of my lips. –Psalm 141:3  11/26/2012                 “Today is Monday and it actually turned out to be a good one. I turned in my two-week notice on Friday (not knowing I was going to). The rest of the day went peacefully. I … Continue reading Time Out

Self-control— What Is That Anyway?

 According to Psychology Today, "It is the ability to subdue our impulses in order to achieve longer-term goals. Rather than responding to immediate impulses, we can plan, evaluate alternative actions, and, often enough, avoid doing things we'll later regret.  It is restraint exercised over one's own impulses, emotions, or desires. The ability to exert self-control is … Continue reading Self-control— What Is That Anyway?