Being creative in the box

“Creativity is the way I share my soul with the world.” – Brene Brown How many times have you heard this statement in your life? “On this issue, we have to think outside the box”. So when we have a specific problem that we don’t have any solutions for, the best course of action is…

Why I journal in the morning…

“Journal writing is a voyage to the interior.” ― Christina Baldwin Remember when you used to write a journal every day in school? You used to write in your journal because it was a good way to get your thoughts on paper. Why did we stop doing that? I know for most of us guys,…

Live in the moment… Like a toddler!

Don’t like to read then watch the trailer above! Or click here… The post below is the talk. The video and upcoming videos are the walk. Please follow along! Mindfulness is simply being aware of what is happening right now without wishing it were different; enjoying the pleasant without holding on when it changes (which it…

Are you ready to pass the Test of life?

September 30, 2016, Day 30 Vlog Challenge word Test I made it! I challenged myself to post a video a day for 30 days using the daily prompt as the basis for the videos. It was a personal challenge. A personal test. This was about me being able to be creative in a box that I…

Our emotional Facade is for our own protection…

September 29, 2016, Day 29 Vlog challenge word Facade If you’ve been following along or watched the first few videos then you know I’m doing this challenge for me. I’m doing it to get over myself. To get over my own emotional facade. Most people put up their facade to protect themselves against other people’s words….

What happened to agree to Disagree?

  September 28, 2016, Day 28 Vlog Challenge word Disagree What ever happened to people agreeing to disagree? Think about it. When you say that to someone you are showing their thought or opinion the respect it deserves. These days we’re more in the space of disagree to disagree. We’ve stopped listening to each other. The next…

Don’t leave conversations Unfinished

September 27, 2016, Vlog challenge word Unfinished Today is my wife’s and I eighth wedding anniversary and it got me thinking and reminiscing about the last eight years. We’ve been through a lot together and the one thing that has got us through all the tough times is we never leave conversations unfinished. We always…

When you have a Dilemma don’t choose the easy answer!

September 26, 2016, Day 26 Vlog Challenge word Dilemma Think back to a time when you had a real dilemma in your life. Think about it. I bet you there was the correct choice and the incorrect choice. Who cares if you chose correct choice. More than likely the correct choice was the more difficult path…

Don’t Pretend to care

September 25th, 2016, Day 25 Vlog Challenge word Pretend THANK YOU to all those who donated the last month. I woke up full of appreciation and gratitude for what amazing support we saw yesterday at our first annual charity event benefiting Project Sanctuary. We raised over $30,000 for Project Sanctuary! It got me thinking about how…

Do you find peace while others find Panic?

September 24th, 2016, Vlog Challenge word Panic It’s the day of our event, the FT Games, which is a fundraiser for Project Sanctuary. It’s a great veterans charity that supports the veteran and their family. The program starts with a six-day retreat and then two years of follow-up for whatever they need. With all that pressure…