Achievements

Trying vs. Doing: Choose Your Verb

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Trying vs. Doing: Choose Your Verb
Photo By: Sonyo Estavillo

I heard the titled phrase from an acquaintance who happens to also be a teacher. It struck me as an easy “go to” phrase to keep tucked away and ready to pull out when you need a little motivation. Read the rest of this entry »

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An Ugly Caterpillar: A Butterfly’s Story

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We begin as an egg, a tiny fragment in a universe constantly expanding. Whether we ask for it or not, we grow due to forces outside of our own understanding. Read the rest of this entry »

When Ordinary Humans Become Extraordinary: The Power of Will

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Robert Marchand 105 years old sets biking record.


On January 4, 2017, a senior citizen who is definitely retired set an inspirational record. He biked 14 miles in one hour. This measly 14 miles in an hour is considered beginner’s speed by a livestrong.com article. Not to mention, 14 miles on a bike in one hour is a snail pace compared to Denise Mueller of San Diego, who is the world’s fastest female bicyclist. Read the rest of this entry »