The “To-Do Tent”

The “To-Do Tent”

I was sitting down to start my morning of work; I got myself an oversized cup of coffee for the equally oversized day of work ahead, pulled out a sheet of paper, and made myself a to-do list for the day. A simple, nothing special to-do list. It filled up half the sheet, so I folded the sheet in half so it took up less desk space. Then, I had my epiphany: a to-do tent. I decided it was worth wasting a sheet of paper, so I pulled out another and started again.

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The Power of a Path

The Power of a Path

When I applied for college, it was to the Education program. Before I started, I switched to Communications. People had filled my head with all the horrible, discouraging things aspiring teachers hear; “You know you won’t get paid much, right?” “Don’t you think you’re selling yourself short?” “Those who can’t, teach!” I felt freer and like my future had more flexibility if I pursued a liberal studies major. But I wasn’t in love with it. I wanted to be! I really, really wanted to be. But I just wasn’t motivated. I failed my first year of college (Fall 2014 – Spring 2015) trying to figure it all out. I blamed everyone and everything else, but I was really just missing one very important thing: a path.

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The Three C’s in Life

The Three C’s in Life

I don’t know where this concept originated. To be perfectly honest, I just saw it in passing on Pinterest and it resonated with me. I knew it was the perfect introduction to this blog.

The three C’s in life: choice, chance, and change.

You must make the choice to take the chance if you want anything in your life to change…

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