Ten Years in the Making

Ten years is both a long time and a short time. It's long in the grand scheme of life. It's short in the "I can't believe it's been ten years already" way (in a general sense, not in a "since this happened" sense). I know, for me, ten years has done a world of good…

Minor Inconveniences II

How many times do you let a minor inconvenience stop you from doing what you said you were going to do?Imagine this: Your alarm goes off. You're comfy under your blanket and you don't want to get out of bed to get dressed to go workout like you said you were going to do. You're…

The Only Constant – Change

Change is constant. It moves behind the scenes of our lives; it's a silent partner you forget is there. We can become used to the way things are that we forget it wasn't always that way or it won't always be that way. Sometimes, however, change slaps you in the face.Well, not quite a slap…

Fear, Doubt, & Uncertainty

Back and forth. Back and forth. My thoughts like a ping pong ball went from should I to shouldn't I; do I or don't I?Fear, doubt, and uncertainty are cousins. They linger in our minds creating a trifecta of negativity that can pull us down if we let it. When I doubt my abilities I…

Commitment

What do I write about? This is a question I ask myself every time I sit down to write. Sometimes the answer is clear. Other times I have no clue. This post is born out of the latter.This post is my 89th post. My 89th time showing up to write something because I said I…

Cheers to a New Day

A change is in the air. Maybe not for you. But, then again, change is always happening for all of us. Some of it is slow. Some of it moves fast. Some of it is based on our decision to change. Some of it happens whether we want it to or not.Today is the first…

Memorial Day

Today is Memorial Day in the U.S. of A. It's a day we honor and remember those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice, those who have died in service to their country.Thank-you for your service seems too little to say.