Enough

Have you ever felt like you have had “enough”? Maybe the kids are driving you up the wall or your job is stressing you out. Maybe you are overwhelmed with school work and do not know which end is up. Maybe you are trying your best to put yourself out there in a social or…

The Times, They Are a Changing

In its simplest terms, the word “change” means “to become different”. We can change or become different when it comes to a number of things in regards to ourselves and our lives. We can change where we live, what we do, what we eat, where we go, what we say, and how we approach things. We can experience…

Passions

A passion is many things. It is a form of affection, an overwhelming desire or feeling, and a sort of conviction. Passions evoke emotions and actions. If they are positive influences in our lives, they make us want to be better people and give us something to look forward to each and every day. If…

Chapter Goals

Our goals define how we live our lives. They give us direction and destinations. They give us an outline of how to get to where we want to go. They give us comfort and purpose as we figure out who we are. I have always been thinking about my future goals and what I want…

Love Where You’re At

As we enter into this new year, mixed emotions are felt all over. Some are happy to have a new beginning, a clean slate, and a new page to mark up how they like. They will work out more, stick to that tough diet, take more risks, find love, travel more, and do all those…

Finish Strong

The most incredible thing about life is the fact that each day, week, year, etc. offers us something different. We may have some of the same consistencies (i.e. our job, significant other, where we live, what our schedule looks like), but the reality is that no single moment will stay the same. You could be…

Honor Your Choices

Do you ever come across quotes which shake you to your core? They may be in a book or magazine article you are reading, an online publication you frequent, your various social media pages, or on a billboard you pass all the time. These quotes are everywhere and it is almost as if these words,…

Embrace Your Journey

Since taking a somewhat extended break from writing, I am with you today in a completely different place than I was in February. As a coach, I was part of a baseball team that took home a Regional title and a second place finish in the American Legion State Championship, a first in program history….