Hardships and struggles can really stink. But, they're necessary. Even constant, steady struggle can be good. Whether we want to fully embrace it or not, hardships are something we can life hack all we want. They will still come for you. I've found the only times I've reached my fullest potential has been at the … Continue reading Be the Resistance, Face It
Well that went faster than I thought it would. Some facts about my growth over the last month: Flat for traffic and views from August a year ago. Exactly a match. August is the last of my slow posting months with September about to get more frequent. I had a goal to get at least … Continue reading Bye, Bye August 2018 It’s Been Real
I ran into this story doing some research. It speaks to our opportunity to stop what we're doing in our hustle and be present. What can we discover if we did? Also, the reward we can receive when we do listen to our inner critic. A number of years ago, I was invited to this thing … Continue reading Just Look Down
Some facts: Over half of those that earn vacation time at work, don't take it Unused PTO time is left on the table by those exiting their jobs, never to be paid out We are usually full of excuses as to why we don't take a vacation or rarely never take one The average employee … Continue reading Vacation, It’s Yours. Take One!
I don't think probably the last time you took a vacation and went somewhere you've been you were thinking that it was going to cognitively change you? Here's the TDLR of the post: There are things that we can do to actually change the cognitive response as we age. Adventuring can do that. Researchers from … Continue reading Adventure Sprints, Your Mind Will Thank You
Just hit the 500+ likes milestone. Thank you, I like you all too! Could not be happier with my year over year progress. More to come and more to like in the back half of 2018. Appreciate views and likes equally. Keep them coming. ✌🏻 Shawn
The best adventures are not always the ones that we find physically. They can and from time to time, be mental. Summer is a great time to re-engage that inner child of ours. I'm talking about the one that we can have from reading a great book of fiction, fantasy, or sci-fi. I am thankful … Continue reading Mental Adventuring