No One Is Coming To Save You And That Is Your Salvation

Why look back? No one is coming to save you. Not your parents, best friends, or significant other.  No matter how bad things get, they will not be able to help you. I have told many people that I would be there with them through their tough times.  In reality, I couldn't help them.  It's just … Continue reading No One Is Coming To Save You And That Is Your Salvation

I Dare You.

It's so much easier in life to be average. To not rock the boat and to toe the line.  It's so much easier falling into a routine with everyone else.  Falling into the norm.  Doing exactly what your parents, not you, want you to be in life. Yea, ok.  No.  I have always been someone who … Continue reading I Dare You.

Pay Attention To What’s In Front Of You

I will be the first to admit that I am completely wired to the internet.  Building a brand here at Living The Dream has had me constantly on the world wide web working on it.  But that has like anything come at a cost.  What cost you ask? Time.  Now that I am here in … Continue reading Pay Attention To What’s In Front Of You

How Negativity and Adversity Are Your Best Allies To Living A Better Life

    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

How Your Attitude Effects Your Growth

Your mom always told you about your bad attitude as a child, huh?  Mine used to tell me that a bad attitude will stunt your growth.  Luckily I listened because I am over six feet tall now! But is the old wise saying even true?  I would say yes.  Think about it this scenario:  You … Continue reading How Your Attitude Effects Your Growth

Let Go and Enjoy The Ride

We have an app to keep track of what we eat throughout the day.  We have another to help us with our to do lists.  Hell, some of us use them to tell us when to drink water.  Or is that just me? How about we just try to take a different approach this week.  I … Continue reading Let Go and Enjoy The Ride

CEO

Everyone will tell you how and what to do with your life.  Everyone will tell you to go to college, get a good job and work hard.  Nothing wrong with that, but is that necessarily for everyone?  Maybe.  Maybe not. The point is that it's your choice and you must take control of your life. … Continue reading CEO

Distance Yourself

Despite our best efforts negativity will creep into our lives like a thief in the night. It is waiting for you at your job. At your gym. Even at the place that you go to get away from it all. Keep it out of there. Away from the things and places sacred to you. Especially … Continue reading Distance Yourself

Failures and Successes

I have failed. So much that at one point in time it affected my attitude towards life.  I have doubted myself many times. I failed at the first blog last year.  I had no idea what I was doing. Failed to progress through the ranks because I made the mistake of comparing myself to others.   … Continue reading Failures and Successes