Personal Development, Philosophy

Fitness Friday: Channel Your Gratitude and Level Your Attitude

Let’s face it. Most of what we see online is not true. Very rarely will you see what people are really seeing, feeling, and thinking. Most of the time it’s all one giant highlight reel — everyone effortlessly goes about their daily lives looking happy and relatively healthy. Truth is, it’s mostly an act. Everyone has had their fair share of…

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Diary, Freelancing, Personal Development, Philosophy

I'm 28 and I Don't Know What I'm Doing With My Life…Still

Happy Tuesday, folks! I’ve gotten a flurry of Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ love for my birthday last week. Thanks again for your outpouring of love and support, especially all I’ve gone through this last year. It means the world to me. So, on to the title of my post. Pretty loaded, huh? Well, it’s the honest truth. I think people…

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Fitness, Marathon Training, Personal Development, Philosophy, Triathlon Training

Motivation Monday: Getting Excited About What's Next

Change is pretty hard to face. I spent the weekend pouring over my personal training books. A lot of it was technical and scientific, and the material is admittedly more difficult than I had anticipated. However, the single thing that kept me motivated was the light at the end of the tunnel. The prospect of being able to help other…

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Diary, Personal Development, Philosophy

Accepting Change and Moving On

Happiness is really a choice. Change? Not so much. Change hits me really hard. For some reason I’m just really uncomfortable with it. Many times…rather, most of the time, change is really for the better. I’ve had quite a few things that brought along a lot of change…graduating college, moving out, ending relationships, leaving projects, ending tenures, starting/failing/re-starting grad school.…

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