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May 2012


The 5 Whiskers On Your Chin

As a thinker I often find myself, well, sitting and thinking. And while sitting back and analyzing has its benefits I am realizing it pales in comparison to actual experiences. I can sit and ponder the meaning of life day in and day out, but…

May 31, 2012

The Benefits Of Being Location Independent

Many times when I’m talking with someone about their business dreams and goals, they mention the desire to become location independent. This is becoming more and more common as technology improves and employers, employees, and entrepreneurs are all realizing it is both beneficial and possible. So, what is…

May 31, 2012

You Never Started…

Michael and I sometimes get so excited about our lives and the direction we are now going we can hardly contain ourselves. We have brainstorming sessions were we talk about many, many ideas we want to implement.   We start saying things like, “Oh,…

May 30, 2012

Why I Don’t Check The Weather

Recently, I wrote about why I don’t listen to news radio. Similarly, I don’t check the weather. The reasons are a little different but the philosophy is similar. Just the other week, it was confirmed to me that this is a good approach. I…

May 29, 2012

Freedom And Choosing Our Own Direction

Today our thoughts and prayers are with the families who lost someone who was defending the freedom we experience today. Let’s honor those who gave this ultimate sacrifice by taking advantage of this freedom and choosing for ourselves the direction we want our lives to go.…

May 28, 2012

The Joy Of Laziness

“I never worry about action, but only inaction.” -Winston Churchill Question: What’s one way you’re taking action this holiday weekend?…

May 26, 2012

How Having A Baby Made Us Entrepreneurs

Looking from the outside in, some would say that 6 months after having your first child isn’t the ideal time to start a business. I used to agree. Now however, I would pose a question in return, “Or could it actually be the ideal time,…

May 25, 2012

Why I Don’t Listen To News Radio

I was taking our car into the mechanic this morning when I turned on the local news radio station on for a few minutes (something I rarely do). In the three minutes I had the radio on, I learned of the following stories: 1.…

May 24, 2012

Are You Born With It? – Part 2

This is the second post in the “Are You Born With It” series. This morning I was listening to Dan Miller on his 48days podcast and he posed a question that immediately caught my attention. “What happens to a dream when you give up on…

May 23, 2012