Focus on the Big Picture, Not the Little Things.

Focus on the Big Picture, Not the Little Things.

The teen years, are tough for both parent and teen (Desiree Panlilio)   – Desiree Panlilio   Our Teens are in a state of rapid growth in their teen years. It is a great time to find out what your teen’s strengths are and to build on them and to even out any...
We Are What We Think.

We Are What We Think.

Shift your energy to what you can create. You are the author of your story, create it, and star in it. (Desiree Panlilio)   – Desiree Panlilio   I am a believer in positive affirmations. I have my clients come up with personalized positive affirmations that help...
We Are What We Think.

Space for Personal Growth.

Be not afraid of growing slowly; be afraid only of standing still. (Chinese Proverb)   – Desiree Panlilio   Personal growth means improving your behavior and habits, and refers to the tools we each use for building positive habits, behavior, actions, and...
We Are What We Think.

Write Goals!

Only three percent of adults have written goals, and everyone else works for them.(Brian Tracy)   – Desiree Panlilio   Brian Tracy is the CEO of Brian Tracy International, a company specializing in the training and development of individuals and organizations....
We Are What We Think.

Take Time to Reflect.

Follow effective action with quiet reflection. From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action.(Peter Drucker)   – Desiree Panlilio   I am asked, “Why do we need to reflect?” What is the purpose of reflection? As an adult, I am too busy with work,...
Is It Rebellion or Growth?

Is It Rebellion or Growth?

To an adolescent, there is nothing in the world more embarrassing than a parent.(Dave Barry).   – Desiree Panlilio   Often I have parents call and want help because their teenager is rebelling. As parents we are accustomed to our precious little kids not...