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February 14th, is the
day we celebrate as Valentine’s Day – the day we send cards to wives, husbands,
spouses, significant others, boyfriends, girlfriends, Mothers, Fathers,
Grandparents, children, teachers, friends, etc. Some people even get
Valentine’s cards for their pets. No, I’m not one of them.
Now when I was younger,
it generally stopped with cards. Now it’s way more commercialized – like other
holidays! Not only do we send cards, but we’re expected to send flowers,
chocolates, maybe even jewelry – gold and diamonds of course! Maybe buy special
gifts like trips to the spa, or romantic getaways.
This is great for retail
sells – even boosts the economy – so I’m sure not going to advocate NOT doing
But let me ask you a
question. Why do we celebrate this showing of love so profusely on only one
Shouldn’t we show our
love, affection, and appreciation for others EVERY day? Of course we should!
There’s one person in your life
who really, really needs this love, affection, and appreciation every day. Do
you know who it is? YOU! I have so many people who come into my office telling
me they don’t have good self esteem or they don’t feel worthy of love, or they
feel inferior to others. Way more common than maybe you would expect. I’ll have
to acknowledge, it surprised me for a long time. And still saddens me to think
a person would feel this way about themselves.
“For me, winning isn't something that happens
suddenly on the field when the whistle blows and the crowds roar.
something that builds physically and mentally every day that you train and
every night that you dream.”
Super Bowl XLV will be played in Dallas this year. The 2011 Super
Bowl teams are the Green Bay Packers and the Pittsburgh Steelers. It will be the big sports event of the year in
Dallas.And yes, people will be
hypnotized by watching the game live, or on TV.
So what do you think? Will Ben Roethlisberger get his third Super
Bowl Ring, or will his off the field personal problems from earlier this year
in any way be a distraction for him? Or will Aaron Rodgers with his laser
precise arm be winning his first?
And when did either of them win their very First Super Bowl?
You’re probably thinking, wait a minute, Rodgers hasn’t won his first yet.
Really? You think he hasn’t?I’ll give
you a hint, it has something to do with hypnosis!
For some reason, it got me to thinking about one of the great
athletes of all time -- Joe Montana. So here’s a question for you. Do you know
how old Joe Montana was when he won his first Super Bowl?