Browsing All Posts filed under »Defining Moments«

The Best Journal You’ll Ever Keep

April 30, 2013


Have you heard of Oprah’s gratitude journal? Where every day she enters 5 things she’s grateful for that day? Well, this isn’t that, but it’s in the same vein. At the end of each day, take just a few minutes to reflect and ask yourself; What did I enjoy today the most? What would I […]

Hooray! A New Failure and Another Step Towards Success

April 8, 2013


Two years ago, I landed my dream job that provided what at the time was endless possibilities, more opportunity than I could handle, a work/life balance that most people dream of and a decent salary to boot. Unfortunately, that new-job-smell wore off within the first year and was replaced with the stench of more work […]

The Always and The Never Lists

April 1, 2013


I read an article about creating an ‘always’ and a ‘never’ lists and something about it resonated with me. I learned years ago that I should “never say never” because as life unfolds, priorities change and perspectives shift, I find myself dealing with feelings of guilt and hypocrisy doing things now that for years I […]

Knowing What Your Looking For

December 6, 2010


I read a blog post on ANOC that reminded me to always be thinking about a few very important things. While the list wasn’t long, it was significant. Check it out if you have a minute. Things like dreams, influences, relationships and passions are all things I think of regularly and I try to  nurture them, […]

After a nights’ rest…

July 23, 2010


There is one thing I’ve figured out… The only thing I can change now is my attitude. It’s going to be a great day.