Building Your Personal Cheering Squad

Building Your Personal Cheering Squad

Was it another lifetime when we were happily watching CHEER on Netflix?? Sadly, no. The docuseries following the drama of a college cheerleading team aired in January. With heart-wrenching backstories, high-flying stunts, and excellent production, they somehow...
Grit Gone Wrong

Grit Gone Wrong

Have you ever created something and after all the work, time, and effort you thought, meh? This happened to me just the other day. I was writing a new blog post that I didn’t love. It was like getting a new pair of plain black socks. Solid choice, but meh. I believe...
Why Tenacity Trumps Talent

Why Tenacity Trumps Talent

“Tenacity trumps talent.” Growing up, my dad repeated this often. He still does. He would say it to remind me that effort wins out over inherent ability, though as a proud dad, he’d probably say I have both (blush). Picture the word “tenacity.” What comes to mind for...