motivation

Where are you going?

It's Monday! It's time to get moving and get active. But we must always remember one thing: You can't know where you're going without knowing where you've been. Just think about it. The drive to move forward comes from the [...]

Fight the negative to ACCOMPLISH your goals

I don't know why but this morning I woke up thinking about the things that people said I should/would never do. It's easy to get wrapped up I. The idea of what others think and say about us. I could [...]

No more waiting for what you want

It's that time of year when we start to make New Year's resolutions.  Today is December 28th and most people are going to wait until January 1st to start living their "new" ways.  But why are you waiting?  Why not [...]

Good comes from a bad day

Yesterday was a pretty bad day.  Things has progressively gotten better throughout the day but it had taken a toll on me mentally.  A series of unfortunate events finally led me to the road.  I needed to burn off some [...]

Loose skin is suddenly back in the topic column

You may have seen the Muscle and Fitness article about the effects of extreme weight loss on skin.  John David Glaude stripped down to show you what's it like.  The only thing I could think about when I saw it [...]

You are enough so embrace it.

It's a big world out there and sometimes it's hard to navigate and stay true to yourself.  I remember my teenage years and all the adults claiming "you'll find yourself as your grow older."  Everyone has heard the "just be [...]

The things I’m not…

It's time for me to snap out of some things and I'm really trying to refocus the blog to where it needs to be.  I just finished reading The Happiness of Pursuit and the book has completely changed my world [...]

If you want something bad enough you’re going to work for it

Hello from Virginia! I arrived yesterday after two delayed flights but we still made it here. I'm running the Marine Corps Marathon this weekend and decided to bring my mom along too. I've been working really hard to make this [...]

What’s the best thing about you?

It's time to stop and think for a moment.  What's the best thing about you? So many times we get lost in the shuffle of worrying about every day life or caring for others that we don't stop to think [...]

A note on transforming: leading by example

It's hard to go back in time. That's what makes it a little difficult to blog here sometimes. When I blog here, I feel like I'm stuck in the in between. I think it's time to get out of this [...]