Tag: Life Lessons

Advocating for Myself

*Once again, I feel the need for a disclaimer. I’m not a professional in this subject, but I do have personal experience that might offer a helpful perspective. This advice is not gospel, nor is it a professional opinion, but it’s real life. Please remember to keep yourself safe first and foremost; if you find…

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Consistency

I learned a lot as a gymnast. There are life lessons packed right into the sport: time management, teamwork, commitment. But one that is the most vivid in my mind is the lesson of consistency and how integral it is to real, total success. There was one year I was really on a roll when…

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It’s Not a Race

You know, there’s a societal mentality these days that says, “If you don’t do it first, it doesn’t really matter”. That’s just messed up, isn’t it? Considering we all go at our own pace, I would certainly say it is. There’s this need for constant neck-and-neck competition, either for the “glory” of winning or pure…

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