An Open Letter to Feminist Trolls – perspective busting thanks to Melissa A. Fabello

Warning; the video below is incisive, perspective busting & funny. Oh & it has some strong language. ‘Funny how I’m only a bitch when I’m mis-behaving.’ It’s by Melissa A. Fabello ‘a sex educator with a specialty in body image, as well as a fierce feminist activist.’ Enjoy. ~~TGIF- each Friday I rejig & re-post […]

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It’s not about the nail (it’s about the process)

You simply won’t be able to watch this without laughing. Truly. This short video is not only laugh-out-loud funny, it’s a poignant reminder of the difference between Journey Life Lenses™ & Destination Life Lenses™. Journey Life Lenses™ are all about the process, how things unfold, the journey (e.g. let me talk & don’t try to […]

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Organizers, Prepare To Swoon: “The Art of Clean Up” Puts Messy Reality In Extreme Order

Organizers, Prepare To Swoon: “The Art of Clean Up” Puts Messy Reality In Extreme Order” is a Fast Company article that had me laughing. It could be renamed “Calling all Carrot Life Lenses™.” Does that kind of order, that kind of organization make you want to vomit?  Make you feel constricted?  Make you want to […]

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The importance of backing up or how not to avoid tears of a 4 year old while not pissing of Uncle Dave

  This poor little 4 year old learns about deleting beloved photo of Uncle Dave (see video clip below). I’m about to start teaching a new Social Media course for UNON here in Nairobi.  I’m soooo looking forward to sharing new tips, tools & techniques for using Social Media to learn, research, ‘listen,’ get organized, […]

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Smoking helps you relax – a new perspective

A big picture, Mountain Life Lens™ perspective. Fresh.  Or maybe not so much 🙂 ~~TGIF- each Friday I rejig & re-post a blog entry from my www.life-lenses.com blog, which is about enhancing our perspective & worldview.~~

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Dr. Seuss meets push pins – “The Best Use of Office Supplies We’ve Ever Seen”

Need some quick comic relief with a touch (okay buckets full) of creativity? Check out this short video, about an adventurous girl named Elastika which I found on The Muse & is from Guillaume Blanchet I Filmmaker. Who knew there were so many creative ways to use push pins & elastics?! A GIRL NAMED ELASTIKA […]

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Dementia Quiz – test yourself with these 4 funny questions

Here are 4 questions to test for dementia (with tongue planted firmly in cheek).  (Answers appear below.) 1. You are a participant in a race.  You overtake the second person.  What position are you in?  2.    If you overtake the last person, then you are in what place?  3.    Very tricky arithmetic!  Note: this must […]

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Why parents age faster than people without kids

The boss wondered why one of his most valued employees was absent but had not phoned in sick. So he dialed the employee’s home phone number and was greeted with a child’s whisper. ‘Hello?’  ‘Is your daddy home?’ ‘Yes, he’s out in the garden,’ whispered the small voice. ‘May I talk with him?’ The child […]

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Breaking news: Chocolate counts as salad

On the dawn of a new year, perhaps this will come as a nice surprise & an interesting perspective …. Chocolate counts as salad. Happy day- may it be chocolate salad filled. ‘nuf said.

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Rock is dead, long live paper & other funny perspectives on a classic game

I found the cartoon above when I was looking for credit for the image below.  I couldn’t find the latter but I’m happy that it led to the discovery of the former. Always thought provoking & perspective enhancing.  Step out of your frame & enjoy the view. Thanks to my colleague Jean du Plessis who […]

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