When Rock Bottom Has A Basement

When Rock Bottom Has A Basement

We've all been there. Just when you think you've hit rock bottom, life opens a door and shoves you down the steps into the basement. It's like when you discover the light at the end of the tunnel is an oncoming train. It's enough to make you want to go What do you do when life knocks you down then sneaks around behind you and kicks you in the balls? Well, you can either writhe around in pain, bemoaning how horrible your life is or you can get up, look life in the face, and tell it that it hits like a bitch. I know it's easier said than done, but I'd rather face life head on than cower like a victim. Shift Your Perspective In a Ted Talk, Sarah Hernholm discusses how the shift from "to" to "for" can change how you see life's troubles. Everything we go through in life is a lesson we need to learn. I know, you're calling bullshit on that, and...
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2016 – The Best Year Ever!

2016 – The Best Year Ever!

2016- What A Year It's Been (Subscribe to mah YouTube channel for more awesomeness!) Ask just about anyone and they'll say they're glad to see 2016 come to an end. To call this year a dumpster fire is to be kind. In reality, it's been more of a shit sandwich than anything else. Yet, if you focus on how lousy 2016 was or on the preponderance of bad news, you'll miss what a kick ass year it was. "A kick ass year?" you say, "Surely you're f*cking kidding!" I'm not. Despite all of the challenges 2016 is a damn good year. Just this year I have been able to: celebrate Johnny and Christopher's wedding in New Orleans take a whirlwind trip to Northern Virginia and a couple days in Washington, DC spend a weekend in Gatlinburg, Tennessee before the wildfires destroyed it spend a week on the beach in Sarasota ride the roller coasters in Busch Gardens Plus, I still have a roof over my...
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