{via} Something that I’ve learned over the past few years is to always look for interruptions to my  day.  And if there are any, I shouldn’t let them frustrate me and I shouldn’t ignore them.  Most of the time, interruptions or inconveniences turn into being the best part of my day. We all wake up every morning with a plan or idea of how the day is going to go.  But it is important to remember that plans always change…. Read more »

Those words.  Those two dreaded words.  They are the ones that stop us from taking a risk.  That paralyze us in fear of what could happen. That are the sneaky culprits who steal our joy and adventure. We let our minds wander, and we start to believe that everything that could go wrong, will go wrong.  But here are some statistics to provide a little bit of perspective: Did you know that….. The percent of things feared that will never take place is… Read more »

We all have routines.  Some are more predictable than others.  But there are certain things that we do day in and day out.  And after doing this for a while, our routines become mindless.  It’s easy to fall into that mindset. And it’s also dangerous.  Our attitudes become nonchalant and boredom rears its ugly face.  The things that once brought great pleasure to us, no longer do. And we have an attitude problem. I have learned that I may not… Read more »

Star gazing is one of my most favorite things to do.  Hands down.  You know when you have those moments of feeling so small, and so amazed at what you are experiencing?  I have that moment almost every time I look up at the night sky. So you can only imagine my excitement when I heard about the annual Perseid Meteor Shower that was going to reach its peak in early August.  The only thing better than a sky filled… Read more »

Eleanor Roosevelt was a smart woman.  She lived an adventure.  When I saw this quote I knew I had to include it in my 31 days. If I could put these words into my own, I would say: Living an adventure means taking risks, reaching out and experiencing things outside of the norm.  When we choose these things, our life becomes fuller, and more abundant. What does this look like? It could be saying yes to a coffee date with… Read more »