We live in deeds, not years; in thoughts, not breaths; in feelings, not in figures on a dial. We should count time by heart throbs. He most lives who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best. - Aristotle
Sunday, August 27, 2017
Friday, August 25, 2017
What I’m reading: Tools of Titans by Tim Ferriss. Also finished up Sprint by Jake Knapp this week, which helped me lead a design sprint at work….
What I’m listening to: Real Estate podcasts by Bigger Pockets!
Where I’m failing: Yo-yo dieting….after making great progress the first 7 months of the year, I’m struggling to maintain progress in August.
What I’m excited about: Taking down a tree overhanging my pool tomorrow….
Quote that has me thinking: The difference between your best and your worst? The perception of others. Block out the noise and you’ll stay on track. – Phil Hellmuth
What I need to work on: Keeping a work project on track and finishing the race….
What I’ve been pondering: My timeline and community garden project for the food bank got approved…. A LOT OF WORK coming my way….but with the help of God and a lot of good friends, we will get it done….
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Monday, August 21, 2017
Saturday, August 19, 2017
Come to find out, my 4th great-uncle (leader of the biggest Kentucky feud ever) and 10th great-grandfather (Chief of All Cherokees in 1675) on my maternal grandmother’s side were pretty notorious characters:
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Monday, August 14, 2017
Sunday, August 13, 2017
Thursday, August 10, 2017
What I’m reading: Tools of Titans by Tim Ferriss and America 2020 by Porter Stansberry
What I’m listening to: Financial podcasts by Dave Ramsey
Where I’m failing: Procrastinating too much….need to start scheduling my day again
What I’m excited about: Taking my son to Georgia Southern tomorrow to start his college career….
Quote that has me thinking: “I'm not a fighter, but in my mind I'm fighting every day. 'What's new? What am I doing?' I'm fighting myself. My soul is samurai. My roots aren't samurai, but my soul is.” - Masaharu Morimoto
What I need to work on: Presentation for homeless feedings and community garden install for Helping Hands….
What I’ve been pondering: How quickly my son has grown up….the things I screwed up…the things I got right….but confident in my son and God to see him through….
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Sunday, August 6, 2017
Saturday, August 5, 2017
Friday, August 4, 2017
What I’m reading: Tools of Titans by Tim Ferriss
What I’m listening to: Bigger Pockets podcasts about Real Estate Investing
Where I’m failing: Getting enough sleep….
What I’m excited about: Saturday Morning long distance Bible study with Kadar….
Quote that has me thinking: “Finite players play within boundaries; infinite players play with boundaries.” – James P Carse
What I need to work on: The gym….I have been incredibly lazy of late, blaming it on my aching shoulder and lack of sleep….
What I’ve been pondering: A presentation I have to do August 16 for the board of Helping Hands to hopefully partner with for our community feedings and raise money and install a community garden in the near future….
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