The Journey

Stress & the Stoic

Release StressMy normal personality is cool, calm, collected – nothing really gets to me.

Well, in a recent doctor’s visit, I found out this is not always good.

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Appreciating Your Professional Circle

Professional CircleMany of you probably have professionals assisting you in accomplishing various tasks – whether it’s legal, real estate, accounting, insurance – personal or business. It’s great to have people who are experts in their field as a part of your life team.

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Don’t Forget to Have Fun!

img_0033Have you taken time to have fun lately?

Personally, I’m in serious mode a lot.  And right now, school is taking a lot of my time. But I’ve decided it’s important to make sure I continue to have time to relax — to make sure I’m not unduly stressed.

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Old Thinking vs ‘New’ Doors

IMG_20160229_153212Earlier this year, I was checking out a venue and this was on the bathroom door.

Without even checking the door, I went to reception to ask for the code to get in.  Guest what?  There was no code; it was already unlocked.

Things are not always as they appear.

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Don’t Be A Clone

Many times people run after the next shiny thing — copying what everyone else is doing . . .from standing in long lines overnight for the next greatest product to self-injury chasing Pokemon.  Apparently, the answer to the age-old question: ‘if Billy jumps off a 20-story building would you do it to’ is a resounding yes.

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Get Rid of the Holes . . . Void the Voids

Being a “yes” woman, repeated unhealthy relationships, workaholic tendencies . . .   These can be hardly noticeable patterns, and most times they develop because there’s something missing – a void.  However, the solution is almost never external.

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To Exit the Comfort Zone, Give Up Your Right to be Right

What You're Looking For is Not In Your Comfort ZoneNope! What you’re looking for is not in your comfort zone.

I’ve learned that new levels of progress don’t reside in your comfort zone.

It seems as though there are life events that escort you to the very entrance, the very door of new experiences.  You then have the opportunity to choose to walk on water or stay on dry land.

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