Lana Vaughan

Reality Developer, Helping take dreams out of the clouds and make them reality

Disposable Days

For some today will be totally forgettable. Just another day filled with meaningless activities or mindless entertainment. For some today is the most important day of their life, a turning point, a course correction, a pinnacle. For some today is the end. Some will live today savoring every moment, capturing every word or glance or […]


My home is where I keep my stuff but it’s also where I keep my heart. My favorite person in the whole wide world shares the space with me and at the end of the hall my favorite teen has a room she makes her own. This morning both are away. He is nearing the […]

Are You A Good Receiver?

The old adage “It’s better to give than receive” could just as easily read “It’s easier to give than receive” when it comes to five things. Compliments – Is your first response to deny or down play the compliment? How difficult is it for you to simply say “thank you” and mean it? Posing for […]

What Brings You To Tears?

Saturday night I sat on a plastic high school gym bleacher with tears rolling down my face. Tonight I know the tears will flow again. Both tear generators are final performances of ensembles I have taken to heart. The Santa Teresa High School Winter Guard competed at the California Color Guard Championships. For the seven […]