The other day I was scrolling on Instagram and I came across the quote: Working hard for something we don’t care about is called stress. Working hard for something we love is called passion. My first initial reaction was “Wow, That’s very true!” Most of us can relate to that. Anyone who is NOT working … More Working Hard? Stress vs Passion!
The other night I was thinking about the time when I was made peace about giving up on my degree. At that time most of my fellow classmates had already graduated a year or two before I hit the wall. I felt so behind. My loans could no longer cover my tuition and all … More When You Think It’s Over . . . and then the shift happens!
One thing that I tend to enjoy is listening to inspiring stories from people who started from the bottom. When I hear great success stories from people who started out with nothing but a dream, it lets me know that it’s possible. Sometimes when we are in the midst of our journey we start … More Timing vs X-Factor (Pursuing Your Dreams)
The last few months I really been trying to figure out which route I want to take in life (in terms of business). For a while now, I have mentioned how there are so many projects that I’ve been getting into and instead of giving one thing my all I’m actually spreading myself too thin. … More Figuring Out the Path
You know the saying when you hang around 4 millionaires you become the 5th one? Most people say that to become successful you have to hang with success people. You can’t hang around people with no goals or ambition. They say if the people around you are broke, then most likely you are broke. I … More Do you have to be around Millionaires to become one?
Have you ever wondered about the timing of things? When things don’t work out, we hear people say well maybe it just wasn’t the right time, or maybe it was somebody else’s time. I always here the phrase “Timing is Everything!” and I understand it. I know if I wanted certain things to happen when … More Hard Work, Growth and Timing.
Today was one of those days when I start to wonder if I have what it takes to achieve my goals. Do I have the energy to give 310% to whatever I am doing? Because that’s what it’s going to take. One hundred percent is just not going to cut it. In a previous … More Potential, Progress and Pain
Today I was listening to the Elevation broadcast and the guest speaker was talking about Growth. He mentioned how sometimes growth can be so gradual that you might not even realize that you’ve grown unless you were keeping track. He compared it to an old height chart that he used to have growing up, … More Growth! (Little By Little)
Lately I’ve been going back to feeling extremely tired again. I’ve been pretty much dropping the ball the past few weeks. A part of me feels like it’s the Christmas season and I should give myself a break. I’ve made some amazing strides in my journey the past few months and it’s okay to … More When the Fire Dwindles . . .
One thing that is tough for me during the holiday season is trying to keep my diet in check the last 6 weeks of the year. This is the time of year when I stumble. This is the time of year where my diet vanishes. I’ve been doing great up until the end of … More Confessions of a Foodie