Have you ever wanted to do something, but you were at the base of the mountain and the journey to the peak seemed overwhelming? You’d tried a few times to climb it, but were beaten back by frustration and failures? I’ve recently been helping a friend of mine to lose weight. Now, that’s by no […]
Most people struggle to stay motivated over the long term. Exercise, diets, training your dog on a regular basis, and so many others fall by the wayside. Then we tend to beat ourselves up thinking we’re lazy, or wonder where to find this mysterious thing called motivation. The problem is most people think of motivation […]
In many ways, the way to extraordinary is simple. You don’t take ‘no’ for an answer. Elizabeth Blackwell didn’t. The perseverance of Elizabeth Blackwell Elizabeth Blackwell was sitting with a dying friend when the friend suggested Elizabeth would make a great doctor. Although daunting that doesn’t seem like an impossible dream…except that Elizabeth didn’t have […]
It is a few days after the new year, and by now, most New Year’s resolutions will have already fallen by the wayside. What happened to all those goals for the new year?