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What Hurricane Irma Taught Me

Most of the world knows by now that many of us in the southern region have been experiencing some interesting (for lack of a better word) weather as of late. For instance, the state of Florida alone was rocked by Hurricane Irma just a few days ago and people in Texas are still trying to recover from […] Read more…

Confidence and Conquering You

We’re our own biggest enemy sometimes. We tend to doubt, question and go harder on ourselves more than any other human being, and then have the nerve to wonder why our confidence levels take the brutal hit that they do. I am no different. You can tell me I’m an intelligent, inspiring, go-getter all you want, […] Read more…

The More Things Change…

The more things change, the more things stay the same. This year  alone, has been one for the record books. It’s been eventful to say the least. Not just for me personally but life in general. I’m sure everyone has felt the interesting energy going on at times. Even with all the change this year […] Read more…

Life’s Greatest Pleasures…

Some of life’s greatest pleasures involve love and companionship. This love and companionship comes in many forms by way of people or things. My love and joy came in the form of a little dog named Misty that my dad and a family friend helped get for us when I was in 8th grade. This […] Read more…

The Beginning Is Always The Hardest?

I’ve been told that for every new beginning, there must be an ending. This, my friends, holds true. My ending occurred two weeks ago when I quit my full-time job of over two and a half years. This job was a test, to say the least. One of the biggest of my life, and one I […] Read more…

Power in Choices: Choose the Life You Want

Choose the Life You Want: 101 Ways to Create Your Own Road to Happiness is a book written by Tal Ben-Shahar. He is an entrepreneur, and lecturer in addition to writing best-selling books in positive psychology. Choose the Life You Want… emphasizes the notion that we have choices in every thing that we do . Our perceptions and the choices we […] Read more…