How to Simplify Your Life – Lessons from Ray Edwards

It’s simple. That’s one of the main points I like to drive home. Everything doesn’t have to be so complex and chaotic. We can find ways to simplify things. I love to listen to podcasts. One of my must-listen to podcasts each week is the Ray Edwards Show. This week, Ray talks about his journey […]

Sharpen Your Ax – Goals for 2014 (#042)


Podcast: Play in new window | Download I’ve been thinking about my goals from 2013, and I didn’t hit very many of them. BUT, I did reach farther than I would have without them. With that said, I’m re-evaluating how I’m doing it. I’ve come up with a list of 12 things that I want […]

Opportunity, Intentionality, and Dedication: 3 Focus Words

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download This episode focuses on the 3 focus words I have for this year: opportunity, intentionality, and dedication. I wrote a brief post about this in December, but this is a more in-depth look. This episode is brought to you because Lily Kreitinger interviewed me for her Entrepreneur Spotlight. […]

6 Simple Tips to Stay Focused and Finish a Task

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I have loved writing since I was young. I remember writing little short stories when I was six and seven years old. Of course, all of the stories I wrote started with “Once upon a time,” and ended with “happily ever after.” My love for writing never went away. As I grew older, my stories […]

Working Hard Toward Simplicity


I came across this quote by Steve Jobs, and felt like I needed to share it. One of the core focuses of this site is simplicity. It’s not always easy, but it is worth it. Question: Do you agree with this?

Even Superman Has to Take Off His Cape


I’m not really Superman. I’m not even Clark Kent. But, sometimes I like to put on his cape and pretend. Growing up, I used to use a towel, pillow case, or small blanket around my shoulders and neck. I would turn myself into Superman. There was even a  little while that I had a real, […]