Month: June 2015

Day 31 (7WJ) – Oops! Maybe 8 Weeks!

It has been an incredible 8 days since my last post.  My bad!  That lapse was not what I intended. In that time I finished a two-leg trip and started a third journey.  It has been a whirlwind of activity

Day 23 (7WJ) – What happens when we miss it?

So, what happens when we miss it?  Miss what you ask?  Miss the time.  Miss the opportunity.  Miss “it”.  You know…the it that makes life special, makes it important. I started a post 6 days ago.  It was, or could

Day 16 (7WJ) – It’s Only as Bad as I Let It Be

Last night, I went to sleep feeling sad and depressed. A few years ago, that type of feeling would have sent me into a downward spiral. It’s the feeling of alone and lonely. It’s the feeling of things not working

Day 14 (7WJ) – Instead of 50 Shades, Try Black or White

Now don’t get me wrong, there are plenty of things for which 50 shades may serve a very good purpose, but when one has a tendency to look at problems, opportunities, everything from every possible angle, 50 shades is the

Day 13 (7WJ) – Do You Avoid the Easy Route?

In case you didn’t notice, because I didn’t, I had two “Day 11’s”.  Now its fixed.  Onto Day 13! Do you avoid the easy way of doing things?  If I was asked that question, I feel like I would reply honestly

Day 12 (7WJ) – Upper Limits

In The Big Leap, Gay Hendricks writes about how we “upper limit ourselves”.  This happens when we are venturing beyond our comfort zone.  When things are so good that we begin to wonder if they are “too good”.  It is when

Day 11 (7WJ) – Accept not knowing

So, it’s day 11.  I suddenly felt the need to do some math and see how many days are left.  … 38 days!  Thirty-eight days out of my original 7 Week Journey (7WJ).  In 38 days my lease is up and I

Day 10 7WJ – Let it go!

The past three days have been a whirlwind of busy!  I didn’t expect to spend Saturday trying to help get the graduation cap decorated.  I didn’t expect for Sunday to be gone in the blink of an eye…and graduation to