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How to Raise Kids with CANDo Attitude

I don’t know about you, but I really hope my kids grow up with the kind of kick-ass CANDo attitude that will help them go-get the life they want when they become adults. Whether they do end up CANDo go-getters will be down largely to me: 1) making sure they grow up feeling good about […]

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9 Life Skills that Boost Personal Success

Whether it’s acquiring a new skill, achieving a personal sports record, getting fit, overcoming a serious illness or traumatic event, coping with unemployment or simply making it through the day with a positive outlook, we ALL have things in our life we deem important for us to achieve.  These things are our Personal Achievements the personal […]

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When Life Gets Tough

When life gets tough and the winds of change blow so hard they seem likely to knock you off your feet, close your eyes, hold on to your CANDo attitude and BELIEVE!

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3 Ways to Bump Up That Happy Feeling This Week

Here it comes, another kick-ass CANDoable aimed at giving your CANDo attitude a shot of go-go juice. 1.      Cherish What You’ve Got Lurve so totally has to be at the root of happiness. If you can focus on someone in your life that you truly and honestly love and dig real deep down and get personal […]

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Bad Habits We Should All STOP!

No matter who you are or what you do in life, it seems there are nasty little habits it’s just darn right difficult to shake. You probably don’t even realise you’re doing half of them, but if you want your CANDo get-up and go-go attitude to help your life really shine, you’re gonna have to […]

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Keeping it Positive

If they’re anything like mine, your Inner Imps probably keep up a daily ritual of constant mental flapping. Unfortunately, too much of the time, it’s negative crap coloured by Shoulda, Coulda and Woulda’s guilt over past experiences and actions or Fear and Doubt peddling some dodgy looking anxiety about the future. This negativity constantly nibbles away […]

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Being Thankful in the Face of Adversity

A life skill? Yes, learning to be grateful is most certainly a skill that you, me and everyone else on the planet should learn. The US just celebrated Thanksgiving, and although it’s a thoroughly US affair; a national holiday that grew from a tradition established by the first settlers in the country, at it’s roots […]

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Taming your Fifty Shades of Self-Sabotaging Thoughts

Every one of us at some point or another indulges in Fifty Shades of Self-Sabotaging Thoughts – and we’re not talking about the kinky stuff here either. We’re talking negative thinking, wo-is-me moments. We all get them but what’s really crazy is the amount of time we spend listening to the negative stuff that spouts […]

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How to Take Compliments

Do you feel uncomfortable accepting compliments? Do they make you want to squirm, study your feet in great detail or simply giggle nervously while your brain frantically searches for something appropriate to say? It’s amazing how many people feel uncomfortable when they receive a compliment as opposed to having it do its job – that […]

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How to Make a Good First Impression

Making a good first impression is an everyday life skill we all need to have tucked away in our back pocket. First impressions tend to be the ones that last. With little more than a quick glance, people will have you pretty much summed up and shoved in category before you’ve uttered a word – […]

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