Do you ever feel like life is moving way too fast? It’s like everything is coming at you so fast that you cannot possibly stay on top of it. At first, it’s manageable. But then, slowly, you begin to feel life overcoming your sanity. You are being buried. Your best-laid plans have backfired on you. Continue reading “Slow Down”
When you die, what will be said about you? Will those who gather together to grieve your passing do so to honor the individual that you were or will they be there to close a door in life?
What about the workplace? Do the people who you work with speak of you well? Or, the moment that you are out of the room, does the gossip and rumors begin?
How about at home? Are you providing an example for your children to model their lives after? Or, will they grow up with an example of how not to live their lives before them? Continue reading “Revisiting Virtue”
How many hours of your day is spent browsing the limitless reach of the internet? How much time do you spend on Facebook or Twitter? How many Youtube videos do you consume over the course of a 24 hour period? Whatever it may be, you’re there. Pinterest, Instagram, Tumblr? I’m sure you are familiar. Continue reading “The Most Real Thing On The Internet”
How many times, over the past year or so, has something happened to you that seemed like it could have been the end of the world? Okay, let’s go back over the past 5 years? Perhaps a decade? You can probably track down something that fits in this category. A weird turn in life leaves you wondering what will happen next. Logically, you can adjust and keep on going. Continue reading “Calm Down, Again”
My life has provided me with a fairly high level of stress level as of late. Between resigning from a job and moving 700 miles back home to settling into my new house and attempting to find employment, a lot has gone down since the 15th of last month. At least once a day, my brain attempts to shut down and disappear into a video game consule somewhere and I have to remind myself, “There are steps in place here for success. I just have to continue to put one foot down in front of the other to reach our goal.” Continue reading “Calm Down”
I woke up at 5:45 this morning with two tasks to complete today. One of them will put the finishing touches on my current career while the other one potentially opens the door for my next one. Continue reading “Life is Strange…”
Nobody likes Mondays. I think that is pretty much established across the board. After a weekend of rest, it seems like everything that can go wrong will go wrong on a Monday. The problems that a long Monday present are so cliche at this point that we actually have t-shirts now that chronicle their pain. Continue reading “Handling Hard Days”
When we moved to Virginia two years ago, we said that we would be house parenting for no more than two more years. Sydney was getting too old to live in a house full of hormonal teenage boys. My plan was to continue on at PHFS in a management position after I finished school. Continue reading “Coming Home … For Good”