Posts tagged life lessons
In Shitty Situations You Have a Choice. . .

Life isn’t always unicorns pooping rainbows (rarely, if we’re being honest) and THAT’S OKAY!

Because in the moments and situations that truly suck there’s a hidden opportunity.

No, I’m not going to tell you it’s an opportunity for gratitude because you don’t have to be grateful for the horrible bits of life. And sometimes the only thing you can be grateful for is the fact that you survived.

And I’m not going to tell you to look for the silver lining because let’s face it sometimes it takes YEARS before you can find one. #hindsight

It IS an opportunity to make a decision. . .

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On the Road Again. . .

Last week I spent over 12 hours driving (16 + hours over 3 days sitting in the car). My sister and I got REALLY lost. Not in the that-was-a-fun-detour kinda way but in the it’s-10PM-and-where-the-hell-are-we kinda way. We ended up 1/2 way to Sudbury before we pulled over and conceded we were fo’ sure NOT where we were supposed to be.

Which got me thinking. . .

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This is the Beginning of Everything

This is my 100th blog post!  

Which I discovered completely by accident when I was redesigning all of my previous blog titles for the Heartlines relaunch happening next week.

Not gonna lie, it feels...significant.  Like the 100th episode of your favourite TV show.  And naturally, it demands a little reflection, as do all our biz milestones, right? So I sat down & asked myself what my 2015 self would be surprised to learn from the journey.  Here's what I never realised when I started...

Entrepreneurship is a path to personal growth.

Honestly 2+ years ago I just wanted a way to earn some extra cash while I stayed home with my kids.  I wanted a way to replace the income I earned from teaching so I never had to go back to the classroom unless it was my choice.

I didn't know it would change me.

I had no idea how much it would ask of me.

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