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Defeat

When you look too closely at something, you cannot see the bigger picture. There is more than this moment. There is more than the hurt and the pain you are feeling right now. This is not the end. So often, we get caught up in our own emotions. We live so passionately that we allow… Continue reading Defeat

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You Decide

“I’ve made mistakes, and I know why I made them, but I made that choice. Nobody’s ever made a choice for me. - Sandra Bullock I love this quote from Sandra Bullock. I recently had a conversation with a friend about choices and why people do what they do. I reminded her that we all… Continue reading You Decide

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Potential

We all strive for success, right? Success is the motivating factor behind much of what we do every day. I for one know I have great potential. I see people achieving great things and want the same for myself. The trouble we get into is dealing with the climb. Seeing your potential is one thing,… Continue reading Potential

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Stand your ground

Sometimes you have to stand your ground. People will try to get you to do things that are out of your comfort zone sometimes. This can be good, but this can also be very bad. When it comes to your morals, skills, and abilities, it can be best to stand your ground. Saying no is… Continue reading Stand your ground

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Pen to paper

Call me old-fashioned, but I still LOVE writing on paper. While I do most of my writing on the computer, sometimes actually taking pen to paper provides a release unlike anything else. Especially when I am worked up, being able to write it out helps me immensely. The feel of the pen, the permanence of… Continue reading Pen to paper

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Don’t give up on yourself

Some days giving up can feel like the best option; especially when you own your own business. Those who have started a small business or currently own one understand that the first couple years are very scary and can be very trying. No matter how much you know about starting a business, you can not… Continue reading Don’t give up on yourself

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Wise and Complete

“We are born wise, we are born complete.” This interesting quote on my tea bag today got me thinking about life and society. We often say we wish we could see through a child’s eyes or that we miss our childhood, when we had no responsibilities or stress. So, what happens in life to “undo”… Continue reading Wise and Complete