Far too often, people complain about their life circumstances, even though complaining will get you nowhere. These same people can also forget that many times it’s the decisions they have made along the way that got them to where they currently are. Of course, not all bad things come because of making bad decisions, but many things in life do happen this way. [Read more…] about Complaining About Your Choices
If you have an idea and you want to impact people with it, you will need to make it tangible in some way. If it is an online course that you want to produce, you will need pages for students to use, and you need to have an email responder in place to funnel people in the right direction. If your idea is to open a restaurant, you will need to have a location, employees, vendors, systems, licenses, and don’t forget hours of operation. If your idea is build a non-profit organization, you will need to have a way for people to donate money and a mission to inform people of what you are wanting to do with their money.
Arnold Bennett, the Author of How to Live Your Life on 24 Hours a Day stated, “We never shall have any more time. We have, and we have always had, all the time there is.” How very honest Bennett is about this undervalued truth.
The last couple of weeks I have scurried about like a squirrel getting ready for winter. I have helped my wife prepare for our son, Andrew. He will have left the womb yesterday and will be snuggling in our arms about the time you start to read this. My eyes well up thinking about this special moment and what it represents. I incorporated all the hacks and schedules I know of to get my graduate studies done, wrote two blog posts, have fulfilled my role as a husband and father, have continued my rituals and have also entertained the parents as they are here in preparation for the greatest gift God could ever trust me with. I am feeling thrilled and blessed.