Following My Passion By Letting Go

  As I prepare to start the next incredible chapter in my journey, I have begun the process of “minimizing” my possessions.  I started studying the concept of minimalism six or eight months ago when my Dad told me about a TedX talk he had listened to by The Minimalists ( and I immediately became […]

Take Me Out to The Ballgame

Tuesday night was a perfect reminder of the rewards I get to enjoy after all of my weight loss efforts.  If you have never had a weight problem, there are a lot of simple, day-to-day activities that you take for granted.  One that I had never thought twice about until I gained all of the […]

Are You Enjoying the Journey?

When we are on a mission to accomplish a goal, it’s easy to adopt the mindset that happiness will begin when the goal is accomplished.  For example, I will be happy when I have lost all of the weight, landed the right job, can afford a certain car, have a certain amount of money in […]