Roses Don’t Grow on Twigs

“The world will flock to see your roses, yet nobody stops to admire the stems and soil they grow from.” In one casual sentence, my buddy Jon summed up the problem, and the solution [...]

Your Beliefs and Your Decisions

You have a lifetime of experiences – things that have happened to you and things that you have made happen. Some happened by accident, some on purpose. Regardless, your brain formed a series of [...]

Follow the Science

The machines harvested the cotton, spun it into your sheets, and washed them clean. The natural gas controller, fan motor, and thermostat kept your house warm. The microchip processed the app [...]

What You Tolerate, You Encourage

Your mind was an open field. So was your business, your marriage, your household, your body… your everything really… was once an open field. When you started out your fields were full [...]

The People on Your Path

Pay at the pump is broken so you go inside to pay the clerk for your gas. An old friend shows up in your news feed to share a life update. An elderly gentleman slows your line at the grocery [...]

You Should Not Fear ____.

A lion does not fear fighting. It was made to conquer all other beasts. A bird does not fear falling. It was made to fly. A fish does not fear drowning. It was made to swim. Their entire DNA and [...]

Flying In The Clouds

When you’re first learning how to fly, all of your lessons are learned in clear blue skies. With no bad weather, you can always see the ground below you. “Up” and [...]

If You Were You, and I Were Me…

“I’m stuck.” “I’m so freaking burned out.” “If only I had more time.” You’re sitting across from a good friend listening to him moan and [...]

Do You Remember?

Do you remember? Do you remember when you once longed for exactly what you have right now? A car A house A spouse A job that you enjoy More time to yourself A friend you can trust A skill you [...]

The Stage of Your Life

Your life is a stage. What you say, how you act, the characters you associate with are all on display. You look out in the audience and see the 5-year-old version is watching everything you’ve [...]