Just Keep Moving…You’ll Get There

Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: Vikings didn’t wear horned helmets.   Today I feel better. I’ve been sick and let me tell you, it was hell. I thought for sure I had something more serious, but as it turns out, this terrible cold/flu thing has almost passed. It’s strange how much…

Don’t Try To Be Perfect

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: There is an 87-year-old woman in Japan who owns a restaurant by day and spins techno at a club in Tokyo by night. They call her DJ Dumpling."   I’m no longer seeking perfection. The joys of life often come from the most imperfect and immeasurable…

Changes, Changes, and More Changes

Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: Patience…because sometimes we need to learn it again and again…   Just when you think you have everything sorted, something comes crashing down on your plans. I just spent quite a few days rearranging things in my life. Some unfortunate events occurred and these life changing…

Time Will Pass Anyway

Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: There is no scientific evidence, study or proof that cracking your knuckles leads to arthritis – there are however, suggestions that it can lead to other issues with your knuckles later in life.   How are you feeling today? I’m hoping everyone is having a great…

Take A Break – You Deserve It

Emotional level: 6 Mental level: 6 TODAY I LEARNED: 65% of the highways in Germany (Autobahn) have no speed limit. Today I feel tired, but good. I decided to take a break from writing. Honestly all I’ve wanted to do these past few days is write, but I held out and it was well worth…

Don’t Make Yourself Miserable

Emotional level: 7 Mental level: 7 TODAY I LEARNED: You can be rejected from joining the police force for being “too smart.”   Things are…mild today. I’m feeling better about the things I’ve been struggling with. I just wish people would be nicer to themselves. I met a man today who was heavily miserable. He…