Stop Holding On…

One difficult thing in living a happy life is all of the negative things that happen in your life, but it’s all about your mindset.  It’s how you handle these situations that will affect you for the rest of your life.  Stop holding on and stop dwelling on all...

Succeed Like Jason Dunham

If you don’t know who Jason Dunham is please do your research about him.  This man saved lives and received the Medal of Honor for his actions.  You can read the citation here.  Let me sum up his actions: in an intense battle in Iraq, an insurgent dropped a...

Prepare Yourself!

Anything can happen and you must prepare yourself for that moment to happen. If you're unprepared and that moment comes and goes, you may never forgive yourself....

What I learned over the weekend

If you don’t learn something new each and every day, then you have wasted your day.  Knowledge is power that will guide you on the road to success.  Here is what I learned over the weekend: 1. Perfection isn’t attainable.     This week I started a new class in...

Luck=Preparation + Opportunity

With St. Patrick’s Day right around the corner, I wanted to discuss what luck truly means.  A lot of times when we see other people getting what they want or becoming successful we say they have all luck.  We never credit the individual with putting in the time and...

A Little Progress is Better Than No Progress

For those of you who have kids, nieces or nephews: How did you feel when your child took their first steps?  How many steps did they take?  When my oldest daughter started to walk, my wife and I would place her between us and help her go from one...

First Weekend of March

1. The Secretary of Defense, James Mattis, has a library of over 7,000 books! James Mattis served in the Marine Corps for 44 years.  He was retired for 3 years before becoming the current Secretary of Defense.  He currently has a library of over 7,000 books.  When you hear...

February’s Progress

Hello, everyone.  I haven’t made a post almost all month long.  Since I have been back home and with my family, my lack of time management skills show.  I had to take a break to get a lot of things in order, but I’m back and I’m ready to...

Book Review: Make Your Bed

This Friday I was fortunate to finish my course I was attending and able to fly back home.  I didn’t want to waste my time, so I bought a book and finished it on the flight.  The book Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life…And Maybe...

Nominated for the Liebster Award

I was nominated for the Liebster Award by dailyflabbergast and it is most appreciated.  I definitely have been doing reading on what the Liebster Award is all about and it’s about recognition and appreciation of newer bloggers.  It allows followers to get to know the blogger better. Questions I have...