I'm concerned. I'm concerned because I'm one that gets all sorts of feels for the general well-being of others. It genuinely bothers me when I look around and I see folks who are struggling beyond measure. People who feel like no matter what they do, they can never get ahead; never "retire". Struggle and hardship … Continue reading A Brighter Future Through Us.
Let's get real. Many cultures and religions have taught the golden rule, so you have probably learned it at some point in your life. For those that haven't, it is a principle of treating others as you want to be treated. Seems quite simple right? So simple, that it seems like it could be hard … Continue reading The Real Golden Rule
I sincerely hope you don't expect much from this post. I don't want you to be disappointed, or feel as if you wasted your time upon finishing the article. After all, I'm not here writing content for folks with the goal of providing an inadequate experience. I've learned that our perception of any thing or … Continue reading Expectation Vs. Reality
Saving up some cash for a "vacation" (I use this term loosely) can be difficult at times. I understand the feeling of watching your paycheck go into your bank account, and then leave soon after to pay bills. You start to wonder, where did all my money go? I couldn't have possibly spent everything I … Continue reading Why Traveling Has Benefited Both My Mind, and My Pocket
Growing up, we would always fantasize about what our future careers might be. We would look up to our role models whether it be family, older friends, or maybe even people we saw in magazines or on television. Some children had a clear vision when they're young, and stick to it as they get older. … Continue reading When I Grow Up I Want To…
It's interesting how many different factors can nurture growth. It's something that can occur fast or slow, when you're young or old, painfully or smoothly.. but everyone has their own growth story. Luckily, your growth can be as a result of someone else's doing or advice. I mention this because that's exactly what springloaded me … Continue reading Small Town Growth