“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man in the arena whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly… Who knows the great […]Read More The Critic Does Not Count
Why do we sabotage ourselves?!?! Change is scary. Change poses a huge threat to what is comfortable and familiar. Change creates a new awareness and new perspective. It can feel like you’re facing a death. You either face the death of what you just learned you want. Or you face the death of who you’ve […]Read More Stop Sabotaging Yourself!
When you are in the process of making big changes it often helps to start over. You need to uproot the weeds and some of the existing plants. Sir up some dirt and mix it with good soil. Create a new environment that is conducive to growth. Release the old ways and worn out ideologies […]Read More Transform Your Life Project #21
You need to plant seeds if you plan on growing a garden! Sometimes the wind blow and the rain will fall and your seeds may fall and land upside down on the ground. Don’t let that stop you. Scoop up your seeds, add a few new ones, and replant your garden! You will be surprised […]Read More Watch Your Garden Grow!
The rain came back today and I’m okay with that. The rain is cleansing. Today was the 2nd day in a row that I didn’t have a headache so I am happy about that. I have been making it a point to drink a lot more water and I think it is paying off! I […]Read More Workout and Word of the Day #28
22 seems like a magical number to me… I made it to the double digits twice!… Or something like that :). Work is going really well and I am really loving my job! I would like to start getting an earlier start so that I can start making smoothies for breakfast again. I have let […]Read More Workout and Word of the Day #22
I wrote this entire post exactly the way I wanted it to be written on Saturday. Somehow I lost the draft and have not been able to recover it. I guess that means it is really gone and I really should just let it go. Sometimes it simply seems easier to be upset and think […]Read More Let it Go!
I was stuck and depressed for awhile Pretty much for all of February and the preceding months, then I made some changes, but the beginning of March was pretty much the same. I knew that spring break was rapidly approaching and the thought of it was both exciting and daunting I knew that I needed […]Read More Spring Break
This is how I have felt… Stuck and Stagnant and it is the worst feeling imaginable. If I take time to really look deeper at the feeling I would say it is an illusion that comes from fear and the fact that I’ve been comparing myself to others and to well… ME. I am NOT […]Read More Stuck And Stagnant? Create a mosaic from the pieces of the puzzle that used to fit together perfectly.
I know that I have been guilty of over-analyzing and trying to explain things away. After it is all said and done it is so easy to say, “This all could have been prevented if only I had…” Everything we do has a consequence and depending on what it is that consequence is either good […]Read More Over-analyze or just Let It Flow