Redefining Roadblocks

There's something about encountering a roadblock that makes you want to curl your upper lip into a snarl. You're on the route you want to go, to the place you want to be, and then.... BAM! Full stop. Can't go that way. No can do. Some roadblocks are small and not a big deal. Other times, … Continue reading Redefining Roadblocks

Bringing Your Dreams to Light and Life

One of my Big Dreams came true. I'm a published author.  Although I "knew" this day would come, it didn't unfold as I'd imagined. Have you ever wished and hoped for something, and then had the courage to start taking action on it, and then failed a few (or many) times, and worked on getting … Continue reading Bringing Your Dreams to Light and Life

The Paralysis of Perfection

Have you ever had a juicy goal or dream that went nowhere? Maybe it was because you couldn't get past the perfect ending you envisioned. Getting stuck there is largely thanks to the hoards of mental critics that magically appear when you're about to do something you've never achieved. They instantly perk up and fill your head … Continue reading The Paralysis of Perfection

Beyond Resolutions

By this time, we've all proclaimed our resolutions to our family, friends, neighbors, coworkers...anyone who will listen.  We mean well and want to stick with the beneficial resolutions we've set for ourselves, like working out five times a week, staying away from fried food, spending more quality time with the family, and saving more money.  … Continue reading Beyond Resolutions

You don’t always need a map to start your journey

You've come up with an idea, a goal, a new direction for yourself in a moment of inspiration. You feel your heartbeat quicken, passion pumping through your veins, and can see your desired end-result as clearly as if watching on an HD flat screen T.V. Great feeling, right? The only problem is, you have no … Continue reading You don’t always need a map to start your journey