Tag Archives: don’t stop

Trust your gut, don’t lose faith, press onward

Make sure your roots are not shallow. Make sure you know your why. Make sure you spend the time investing in the relationships that matter, the ones that will last. They are gonna come. They are gonna come HARD. The haters, the doubters, the naysayers. The don’t want you to succeed. Many of them will […]

Priorities.

Life hits us with priority distracting craziness on an hourly, no minutely basis. Each little distraction is wrapped with a nice little bow and a tag that says “Hey, I’m really important, and awfully urgent, please pay attention to me, RIGHT NOW dangit” 1 out of 100 of those distractions are actually worthy of our […]

Take time to develop relationships that last.

Relationships are hard work. Really hard work. Investments really. No shortcuts, no silver bullets, no love at first sight. Relationships are little delicate slow growing trees. They need to be tended to, they need to be watered. They need to be encouraged and cared for in order to grow. Even with all the work, sometimes […]

PUSH ONWARD

You know the days when you’re really tired, you’re just wiped out from the difficulties of life. The times when your legs feel like mush, you’re not sure you can actually continue, but you’re not anywhere near the end. You’re overwhelmed, you’re under prepared, and under motivated. Things are not going well, and you have such […]

Actually having teenagers doesn’t suck.

I’m not saying it’s not going to be hard though. “I freaking can’t WAIT until my kids are out of the house” she said with a serious look, the kind of look that you know you shouldn’t question. It was the same response I’ve gotten many times. Here’s another one, “How old are your kids?” […]

No matter what, don’t let them stop you.

How often do you listen. How often do you pay attention to the doubters, the naysayers. Do the haters influence you? Why? Why do you care what they think. Why does it bother you if they don’t believe in you, your vision, your dreams? They don’t know you know, they don’t know if you’re right […]