(Two minute read about the hazards of multitasking!) People laugh at me because I can't walk and text. No matter how hard I try, I can't. It's like my brain stops working and I think it's hilarious. I either fall flat on my face or end up dropping my phone. It can be embarrassing when I stop walking in the middle of a busy sidewalk (or hallway at work) to answer a text because people … Continue reading Warning: Stop multitasking and watch what happens…
(Two minute read about a life changing perspective!)Have you noticed that negativity appears nearly inescapable in todays world? The moment you open social media you're bombarded with political debate and hatred and the media only seems to report the bad things that are happening in the world around us. Where is all the good out there? We know it exists but why does it seem so rare? I find the answer in a lesson my … Continue reading Looking for more happiness in how you live? Try this.
(Two minute read about how to best face adversity in life!) Most of you reading this post have likely realized just how difficult life can be. But let's be more specific. Can you think of a time that you faced an obstacle in life that truly seemed impossible to overcome? Have you experienced a time where you just couldn't seem to catch your breathe and you seemed to face one obstacle after the next? If … Continue reading Have you ever faced an obstacle that seemed impossible to overcome?
(Three minute read about how to fight the urge to seek revenge)Have you ever been so mad at someone that revenge is the only thing on your mind? It's arguably one of the most attractive, satisfying and instinctual human responses to experiencing pain and I can speak to that from significant personal experience... Revenge seems to make the pain go away for just long enough to feel good again for a brief period of time. … Continue reading How powerful is the desire for revenge?
One of the biggest distractions in life is the constant desire for something more. It's easy to forget how special today is in the development of a better tomorrow. Wanting to make your future brighter doesn't have to be a bad thing, but we can't allow ourselves to forget how hard we worked to get where we are today. If you are anything like me, you've spent the darker days of your life thus far … Continue reading Don’t forget what you wished for yesterday.