Category: advice

  • Why Blog?

    Why Blog?

    In design, there is a methodology to get to the heart of a problem called the five whys.

  • Life Lessons and a Pair of Goggles

    Life Lessons and a Pair of Goggles

    If you had to choose one life lesson to impart, what would it be? That’s tough, no? … Learn to swim.

  • Thrown In The Deep End

    Have you ever been faced with something totally unexpected and out of the norm? One where you were challenged, but also, maybe, where simply by your presence, you challenged others?

  • Boldly go forth

    What does it mean to live boldly? B e brave, even when you are quaking in your boots.O pen your life to new people, places, and experiences.L ive fully and embrace each and every moment.D on’t say you’re sorry for things you didn’t do or don’t control.L ove, even when you lose the love of […]

  • Assumptions

    What do people assume about you? Is it correct? Or, did they miss the mark entirely and assume something totally incorrect about you? False assumptions happen about us, and we, in turn, make incorrect assumptions about others. Sometimes, those are wildly inaccurate; sometimes, they are nuanced and not wholly accurate but might be closer to […]

  • What would I say to my teenage self?

    What would I say to myself? I’d say, “Don’t waste a minute. You never know how many you have on this earth. And make sure you tell those you love that you love them.”

  • QOTD: Amen

    “To know what you prefer instead of humbly saying Amen to what the world tells you you ought to prefer, is to have kept your soul alive.” — Robert Louis Stevenson