Tag Archives: motivation

A Year Ago

A year ago, I committed to making changes in my life that would open me up to more opportunities. I committed to pursuing a big move. The first of the year, I interviewed for a transfer within my company. I … Continue reading

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Sugar Called. I answered.

Two days ago, Sugar called.  I answered.  She arrived in the form of homemade carrot cake and contained carrots, pineapple, raisins, and nuts, topped with a buttery frosting that may have contained cream cheese, but I couldn’t tell while it … Continue reading

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The Break Up With Sugar

I broke up with processed sugar six days ago. I had to do it. Sugar had dragged me down for the last time. I didn’t like the way it made me feel. It didn’t have anything to say back to … Continue reading

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Talk Thursday – One Step at a Time

I have three theme songs these days.  (Nerd Alert!  I know.)  Often, I find myself singing the choruses of these songs…to myself. 1) “I Am a Rock” by Simon & Garfunkel 2) “Stronger” by Britney Spears 3) “One Step at … Continue reading

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On a personal note

I’m still living with Roomie and her family.  My room is almost always a mess.  I realized that this is due to having two people living in one room.  We’re enjoying it, even though we’re cramped.  Roomie finished the bathroom … Continue reading

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TT – The Psychology of Running

The psychology of running requires mind games for me.  When I run, I pick a point in the distance to reach.  When I get there, I find that I can keep running far longer than I thought.   My former … Continue reading

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Motivation Game

Sometimes, when I have something I don’t want to do, I will challenge myself to complete the task in a certain amount of time.  Say it’s 8:34 p.m., and I’d like to watch a DVD at 9 p.m., but I … Continue reading

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