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Benji and the Drain Critter

One has to admire his tenacity, the clarity of his mission.  He is a sentinel whose job is to keep watch.  And watch he does.  Day after day he returns to the same spot.   168 more words



If you think it may be

Too Far or

Too High,

Consider jumping anyway.

Suppose you make it?

  • Chuy
Chuy The Wonderdog

Find Your Success Threshold

I was chatting with a friend (let’s call her Jamie – not her name) last week and she was stressed about not having enough willpower. When I told her I don’t believe in willpower, Jamie looked stunned. 101 more words



“When you have exhausted all the possibilities, remember this:  you haven’t.”

Thomas Edison

GRIT: Growth, Rigor, Integrity, Tenacity

Like any parent, I want my children to grow up to be successful. I also believe that success should not be measured merely in terms of a job or career, but in terms of satisfaction with all areas of one’s life. 694 more words

Life/work Balance

Great Quote, But You May Need Coffee

If you’re going through hell, keep going.

— Winston Churchill

7 Months Sober.

Today I am 7 Months Sober!

This month in particular is very special to me in regards to growth and reinvigorating lost parts of myself. I’m not discrediting any of the months of recovery prior to this one, but I must give special attention and gratitude towards this one because of what I gained from this month of introspection. 767 more words