When was the last time you climbed a tree or skipped through a hopscotch course? One of my favorite running routes follows the trail next to the Children’s Museum of Denver. As I was cruising along about 2/3 of the way through my run, the museum playground caught my eye. The bright colors and enticing … Continue reading Be Childish
My dad gave me the best lesson in overcoming failure by accident. I had the rare treat of going to a bike shop. Being a feisty preadolescent, I bolted towards to the most glorious piece of cycling machinery hanging in the front window. It had a bright chrome frame, jet black accents, and a cherry … Continue reading Take the Growth Oath
You know that person who wakes at 4:45 every morning to hit the gym? Even on the weekend. Their house could be a Better Homes and Gardens cover. Their clothes woven from Hogwarts derived wrinkle-proof fabric and styled by Ralph Lauren himself. Their hair falls like Disney cinema and their teeth are whiter than winter’s … Continue reading You want it? You can habit.
8:00 am I slip into the office a half-hour late. The oppressive lighting stings my eyes even though I've been awake for almost an hour. The burnt coffee smell wafts out into the hallway as I pass the break room. The caffeinated beverage department wouldn’t convince you that this is a multi-billion dollar company. As I … Continue reading Confidently Care Less
Look. Up ahead. Stretch day is just around the corner and it’s going to be awesome! Stretch Day is not about reaching for your toes or bringing your foot over your head. And it’s probably not pulling some elastic bands, but it could be. This day is designed to stress you physically in order to … Continue reading Stretch Day