Ghost stories and other tales we tell


Everyone has a story to tell, right? So, what kinds of stories do you like to tell? In the past few years, I’ve realized how susceptible I am to getting sucked into stories that neither feed my mind, nor my soul. From series shows on Netflix to media reports of mass shootings, to my next […]

Sulking because things aren’t going your way? How’s that going for you?


The life lessons and tough love that helped Tracy Schmitt become Unstoppable Tracy has climbed the Himalayan mountains. She has captained a 110-foot-tall ship. She has won a bronze medal in para-skiing. And by the way, she was born a 4-way amputee. From an early age, Tracy – who has become known as Unstoppable Tracy […]

Are you willing to drink that poison?


In my last post, No revenue? Then what’s the point of this blog? , I wrote about our desire to guard and protect our valuable time. Since our time is so limited, and therefore precious,  we’re constantly weighing our options, trying to determine the most efficient way to get to our destination, or to achieve our goals. […]

No revenue? Then what’s the point of this blog?


Reflections on time, priorities and what we are all doing here My mom got her real estate licence at the age of 55. (Prior to this, she and my dad owned a business and self published two books.) At a time when many people are planning and looking forward to retirement, she was planning on starting a […]

I hit the wall, but kept going


Back in June, when my cousin first asked me to do WIPEOUTrun, I was immediately taken back to grade 8 gym class. “Ugh…my face feels kinda hot…did I miss the ball? Where’s the ball?” Fears and negative self-talk filled my mind. “What if I can’t make it over the wall?” “Monkey bars? Oh man, I […]