Dear Isabella, HAPPY NEW YEAR! One day you're going to look back at this letter and think, "Wow, dad, you wrote that in 2023! That was so long ago!" But I hope the words I wrote you in this letter are just as true 30 years from now as they are when I wrote them. I want to share with you a few "secrets" to life that I hope to teach you as you grow. … Continue reading A Happy New Year letter to my beautiful daughter, Isabella Rose!
It should come as no surprise to anyone reading this that today's world is full of negativity, despair and unhappiness. In fact, most media outlets spoon feed us content that fosters that very perspective of the world through nearly every platform available. But the reality is, we don't have to accept anyone else's view of the world, or life for that matter, as our own. We get to choose for ourselves which perspective we wish … Continue reading How powerful is perspective?
Who are you when nobody is looking? That is how integrity (#6 out of the 7 Army values) was defined for me in the military. More specifically, integrity in the military meant "doing the right thing when nobody is looking". But what does that really mean? In this article, I'll dive deeper into what integrity really is and why it's so important to have integrity in our journey to finding true happiness and fulfillment in … Continue reading What is integrity and why is it important in living a happy and fulfilling life?
Sometimes it’s hard to find the motivation and inspiration we need to get up in the morning and go chase our goals. This video shares with you one question I’d challenge you to ask yourself to help you find the inspiration you need! There are 1,440 minutes in a day. Would you sacrifice just one of those minutes to watch a video if there was a chance it would change your life forever?￼ https://youtu.be/zWjLz0L5_Kc
Wouldn't life be so much easier if we could just spend all of our time doing only the things we enjoy doing? So why do we continue to spend our time doing things we don't like doing? Isn't life hard enough already without the added stress of doing things that don't bring us happiness? So what really influences the choices that we in life? I've found 5 reasons so here they are... I believe that … Continue reading 5 reasons why we spend time doing things we don’t like doing…