motivation

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Taking risks to chase big dreams. It’s time to shine.

Spending the weekend with my mom, I learned a lot about myself. It's always nice to know that whenever things change, some things are still the same. She told me stories about me being protective with my feelings, being a [...]

Celebrate everything

I've been working on things around the site. You may have noticed some changes. I'm going for a new look. There have been a couple of bugs but I think things are finally smoothing over. I am excited for a [...]

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 [...]