So, tonight isn’t ending the way I thought it would: missed my connecting flight to Atlanta and I’ll be sleeping in Dallas. Well, actually I’ll be sleeping in Grapevine just north of Dallas.  But ya know what- that’s ok.  It’s ok because today didn’t go how I thought it would either and I’m grateful […]

I love traveling. Each time I have the opportunity to visit a new place I want to experience it like a local; view the world from their eyes, try out and experience the different things they enjoy, hopefully walk away with a new perspective. While living in France back in college I was pretty floored to […]

“I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.” – Anne Frank I recently have been finding all sorts of encouragement and insight through the words written by young Anne Frank. I cannot imagine the stress she endured in her families position, yet she wrote so many beautiful and insightful […]

  Oh, Enrique.   But, really.. I could be your hero. Or, at least someone’s hero.. And you could be mine (or someone’s), too!   Every 8 weeks I’m given the opportunity to play a part in saving a life because every 8 weeks the blood drive shows up outside of my work. That may […]

I am so grateful for the people I have in my life! Healthy friendships are work, but completely worth the effort. My closest friends are so fun, they challenge me and they’re among the first to encourage me. And I work to be the same kind of friend in return. I received a text this […]

I’m not great at following shows and last night I was reminded why – I can’t wait an entire week to see the next episode of Dancing with the Stars! A WEEK! But alas, I will. (Netflix, you have ruined me. Ruined me!) In the meantime, I’ll talk about it. Just a handful of thoughts […]

“I have three minutes left on the clock..” “Aww man, your struggles already over..” This is a common type of conversation in the sea of cubicles. “Is it 5 o’clock yet?” This is the normal way of thought. We become work week drones just waiting for the clock to strike 5 (or 5:30, in my […]