Category: Personal Growth

30 Day Challenge Update – Day 5

I have been making slow but steady progress so far toward my goal of 50 articles in 30 days. One big thing I have found that I need to improve on is eliminating distractions. They have been sucking up a large amount of my time and are definitely hampering my progress.

I will be posting the first of my completed articles early tomorrow… Continue reading | 1 Comment

Thursday March 4th, 2010 in Goals, Personal Growth | 1 Comment »

30 Day Challenge – Day 1

Lately I have felt a growing need to challenge myself more, so I have decided to take on a massive (for me at least) challenge. I have challenged myself to write 50 quality articles in the next 30 days. This may not sound like a lot to the seasoned article writers that can crank out 10 or more articles a day, but for me it will be quite the monumental… Continue reading

Sunday February 28th, 2010 in Goals, Personal Growth | No Comments »

Should You Strive for Perfection, or Choose Excellence?

When trying to improve your life, you may sometimes find that you have the tendency to try to be “perfect”. Some people hold the belief that if you do not go all out and try to become the best, then it is not worth the time or effort. Holding yourself to a high standard is fantastic, but there is a thin line between high standards and perfectionism. In this article… Continue reading | 3 Comments

Thursday February 25th, 2010 in Life Lessons, Personal Growth, Self Improvement | 3 Comments »

How to Find Your Burning Desire to Succeed

Do you have big dreams and goals you want to accomplish? If you are reading this, then the answer is most likely yes. You may have been highly motivated when you started to work toward what you wanted, but now your motivation has waned or even disappeared completely. Perhaps you have not even been able to find the motivation to begin. What you need is the burning desire to… Continue reading | 5 Comments

Monday February 8th, 2010 in Motivational, Personal Growth, Success | 5 Comments »

5 Tips to Help You Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

A new year is upon us, a clean slate that is full of opportunity and hope for a brighter future. It is a chance to reflect on what happened in the past year. An opportunity to review the goals you were able to accomplish, and what you still need to work on. A new year is when most people set new goals for themselves, more commonly known as new year’s… Continue reading



Today in the United States we celebrate Thanksgiving. Families come together and enjoy a large meal of turkey with all the trimmings. A common practice before eating is to go around the table and have everyone say what they are thankful for.

It is a great thing to be thankful for the all of the good things in your life, but why wait for just one day out of… Continue reading | 1 Comment

Thursday November 26th, 2009 in Gratitude, Holidays, Personal Growth | 1 Comment »

Happiness Is a Choice

So many times in life we make our own happiness conditional. Something has to happen first, or we have to obtain some material thing we’ve been wanting before we give ourselves permission to be happy.

“If I could just get a boyfriend/girlfriend, THEN I’d be happy.”

“Once I get a promotion, then I can buy that new car and I’ll finally be happy.” Continue reading

Sunday July 26th, 2009 in Life Lessons, Personal Growth | No Comments »