Month: March 2013

Why You Need to Be Consistent

The recent episode of the Quality Living Made Simple podcast talked about core values (episode #006). It was a great discussion, and Dave Stachowiak laid out their importance. We also talked about the simple process to find your core values. If you haven’t already listened to that episode, definitely take the time to do that….

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Core Values with Dave Stachowiak – QLMS #006

Blog at: SimpleLiving.us/006 This week, I have an interview with Dave Stachowiak, and we’re talking about core values. You can find out more about Dave at CoachingForLeaders.com.  Here are some of the questions he answers: What are core values? Why are core values important? How many core values should you have? How do  you start choosing core…

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If It’s Not Working, Change It

For 2013, I’ve set several goal regarding my health. I have goals of eating better, working out regularly, and losing weight. I’ve not been doing well. It’s probably me, but I’m also trying something new. Sometimes, it’s good to make a change to see if it can produce better results, especially if results are low…

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Interview with Kristin Lindeen – Growing Up with QBQ

Interview with Kristin Lindeen, daughter of John Miller. Speaking about growing up in the QBQ home, lessons she learned, and how she is now able to pass it on to her own children. You can find out more about Kristin and QBQ: Twitter: @KristinLindeen Website: qbq.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theqbq?fref=ts Here are some listener submitted questions: What things…

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QBQ! Book Giveaway Winners

Last week, we had a book giveaway featuring the “Parenting the QBQ Way” by John Miller. There were three winners, and I am especially grateful to each one: 1. Dan Black – won the bundle of John Miller’s books: QBQ! Flipping the Switch Outstanding Parenting the QBQ Way 2. Wade Thorson 3. Jeremy Smith Thank you…

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Personal Accountability Takes Courage

This is QBQ! Week. Check out the other resources as well: Book Review: Parenting the QBQ Way John Miller Interview (book giveaway here!) Fear is one reason people don’t take accountability for themselves: Fear of failure Fear of hurting their ego or pride Fear of embarrassment Fear of consequences If we are going to be…

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Growing Up With QBQ

I will have the chance to interview Kristin Lindeen, John Miller’s oldest daughter. I’m opening it up for you to ask questions as well. Kristin E. Lindeen grew up in the home of QBQ! as the oldest of seven Miller children. Steeped in the QBQ! message of personal accountability, she is uniquely equipped to share…

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Interview with John Miller – QLMS #004 Podcast

Today, I have John G. Miller with me. He is known for his work with QBQ! The Question Behind the Question. He has a new book about specifically for parents. We will be talking about what QBQ is and the importance of personal accountability. We will look at the simplicity of the concept and some…

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Parenting the QBQ Way – Book Review

I wish there was a handbook when I became a parent 6 1/2 years ago. Unfortunately, there is not. The babies don’t come out with an instruction manual (I guess guys wouldn’t read it anyway). There’s no Haynes repair manual to help when the diaper needs to be changed. And none of us are born…

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10 Years of Marriage

Today, my wife and I are celebrating our 10th wedding anniversary! This is a great milestone. Would you like to know my secret for a sucessful marriage? I used a long-lasting love potion on my wife, making her think that she loves me. Not really, but I don’t have a good understanding if why she’s…

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