I have my thumb out, and I'm hitching a ride back to where I need to be! I've been out of sync for a while now, due to some family issues that I needed to focus on, and to tell you the truth...I just wasn't feeling it. I know it's usually therapeutic to write about… Continue reading Back On Track
Ever have a day that you feel stuck? Well, I'm having one of those days! It actually started in the wee hours before sunrise. I couldn't sleep - I had been awoken by something, a churning in my mind, a premonition of the day to come. I remember one of my dreams from last night,… Continue reading Stuck
That's what they say, but I'm not so sure. Some things don't get washed away so easily. Hurt feelings, betrayal, disrespect, grudges, are all stains that take a lot of spot remover, to get out the blemish lingering in your mind, and in your heart. I recently had a situation that caused a rift between… Continue reading It’ll all come out in the wash!
The tenth point of the Scout Law is "A Scout is Brave", and truer words have not been spoken, especially lately. In today's culture, it's controversial to be a member of the Boy Scouts of America. In the past five years we have made progress in our goals to be fair, and inclusive, but yet… Continue reading A Scout is Brave
If you succumb to the Negative Nancys in your life, they will suck the wind right out of your sails! Negativity is exhausting! There will always be those around you that thrive on drama, and if they can't find drama, they will create it. If someone else is successful, or happy, they will try to… Continue reading Negative Nancy Will Steal Your Happiness!
Ever wondered how to keep your demons under control? The first thing to do, is admit to yourself that you have a problem, and you're not in it alone. Whether it be depression, anxiety, drugs, or alcohol, the steps to tame the demons can be very similar. Admitting that you have issues, to say the… Continue reading How to Tame the Demons
I've been reading lots of tips online about how to write a blog, how to market it, and get more followers. So one of the best things to do, starting out, is to read other blogs. What do you do when you're trying to find popular blogs, since you only want to learn from the… Continue reading Where do you see your future self?
There are some evil people in the world. The recent events in Las Vegas are proof that there are some evil people out there, but that was just one deranged individual. Compare that number to all the good people who sprang to action without giving a second thought to helping strangers in need, jeopardizing their… Continue reading When the chips are down, I’m betting on the good in people!
Habits. Good or bad, habits are a part of your make-up, they make you - well...you! Studies have shown that it takes 30 days to create a new habit, or break an old one, but I'm not so sure that's completely accurate, or at least not in my case, or else after doing the P90… Continue reading Why you should always make your bed.
Life... It's a trip! Are you doing donuts in a parking lot, or have the pedal to the metal on that never ending highway? Me, I tend to do a little of both...you know...you get bored with the same old highway scenery, so you go to the nearest Gibson's (if you don't know, ask your… Continue reading Is it a circle, or a never ending highway?