One thousand, one hundred and sixteen ounces. Roughly 8 1/2 gallons. Why did I challenge myself to drink 36 oz of water a day for 31 days? Simply put: because I need to be healthier. I drink A LOT of coffee and even more Mountain Dew!! In December of 2014 I was actually in the… Read More 1,116 Ounces
I’ve told you that for the next twelve months I’m going to be challenging myself to be better, push harder and go bigger. What I haven’t told you is exactly HOW I plan on doing this. While I won’t be sharing the big picture I’m working towards, just yet, I will share my plan for… Read More Challenge Yourself
Since moving out of my parents house after high school graduation I’ve moved in and out of 3 dorm rooms, a friends apartment, four of my own apartments and I am currently house sitting for the summer so I will have to move again this fall. As a child my family moved four times between… Read More Downsizing/Moving/Relocating In Your Twenties
Yesterday afternoon my boss sent me a link to a Facebook post; a local reining horse trainer looking for an intern assistant. She said he and his wife are very nice and it would be a great place for me to learn a lot. At first I shied away from the idea but I am… Read More Celebrate Your Victories, Even The Small Ones!
One of the ways I like to keep myself motivated is by setting goals. An added bonus to coming up with new goals is I get to make lists!! Of course accomplishing goals is pretty good too. One of the most common mistakes when it comes to setting goals is not following through. For example:… Read More My Goals for August and beyond
My first summer here in North Texas hasn’t proven to be as miserable temperature wise as I had expected, but the locals assure me that the worst isn’t here yet. It definitely gets hot; just the other day my weather app told me the real temp was 95 but the “feels like” temp was 105….… Read More WATER! DRINK IT!
Why do we let what other people say about us have so much affect on our life? What right do they have to measure our worth? Really we are taught from a young age to value what others say. We want our parents to reward us for good behavior, we want our teachers to praise… Read More “Once in awhile blow your own damn mind.” – Unknown