What are not being honest about in your life? It's time. You have been avoiding it for some time now and it's just not healthy. You need to stop pretending and telling yourself what they say matters to you. Those so called friends, even your family, who tell you that you can't do something … Continue reading It’s Time To Be Completely Honest With Yourself.
For many years I hid a secret not because I was ashamed, but because of the nature of my former career in the military. A career that spanned over two decades. A majority of it during a time of war. A world where secrets were common, but used against you without a second thought. Where … Continue reading The Secret I Have Been Holding Onto For Years
What a year! I am so grateful for each and every one of you. I appreciate all of you who come here each day and read my posts and commented on them. You shared your life with me and I am very humbled and appreciative to be a part of your journey. So I wanted to share … Continue reading LTD’s 2015 Year in Review
I don't know about you, but there are days that I don't want to do anything. Well, anything productive that is. Where I feel like my schedule is too full and I don't have enough hours in the day to accomplish it all. And a lot of times it is easier to just give up … Continue reading How Getting Through Today Is One of The Keys To Success
I want to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy Holiday season. Enjoy your time with family and loved ones and keep living the dream. -alv
As children, we are told that our dreams are important. Our parents tell us that if we work hard and study that they can come true. And at that age, we feel like anything is possible. So what happened? Many will say that life happened. I understand that, but I will also say that it … Continue reading Why You Need To Be Anchored In Your Dreams
How do you view negativity situations and adversity? You know the world would be a pretty boring place if we all looked and acted the same. It would also be equally boring if we were all handed things without putting any effort into obtaining thing. In the real world you and I both … Continue reading How Negativity and Adversity Are Your Best Allies To Living A Better Life
You are not your past. However easy or difficult it was, it is only a small part of you. You are not the mistakes you made. You are the lessons you learned from them. Every one of them has helped to shape you into who you are today. You are not responsible for your broken heart. … Continue reading You are You.
How many times a day do you use the word but when talking about your dreams? At least once or twice a week I listen to Les Brown, who is a motivational speaker. I came across a video that someone had put together of him speaking. To say that it was great would be an understatement. … Continue reading Why The Word “But” Is A Dream Killer