Life Lessons

Keep Dancing [#AJourneyCalledSmith no.7]

Jump in with the Smith family on their driving disco! #AJourneyCalledSmith

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Courage or Coward? [#SmellTheRoses]

“cour·​age | \ ˈkər-ij: mental or moral strength to venture, persevere, and withstand danger, fear, or difficulty”. Courage is something that we all probably heard about heavily during the iconic film “The Wizard of Oz”. The lion in the film lacks any courage, and his heart and soul aches and shivers of fears, insecurities, and so much more. During […]

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Path Leads To Passion [#SmellTheRoses]

Ever wonder if you made a different decision, how different your life would look in this very moment?! This is such a powerful thing, but not something to fret or worry about. This is a great thing, and should in some manner bring you sort of a comfort. Life can always change, and nothing you […]

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Embracing Escape [#ColorTodayPretty no.4]

I found myself in an unfamiliar city with unfamiliar with people open to making unfamiliar experiences. While I am a creature of habit, I still like to think of myself willing to try new things from time to time. But when I recently found myself being dropped off in the middle of a crazed downtown […]

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Tips For Interviewing [#SmellTheRoses]

Hey there, it is Rose, back again with your next #SmellTheRoses!  This week, I decided to give you some information that landed me an internship and then a full-time job upon graduation.  Be on Time, Means be Early Being on time to an interview, means that you are in actuality early.  Early does not mean […]

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The Case Of The Missing Skort [#AJourneyCalledSmith no.2 #EurekaMoments]

This past weekend I found myself in the middle of an unsolved case:  The Case of the Missing Field Hockey Skort.  While this may not initially sound like a major case, the unfolding of this event produced pure panic, angst and horror for everyone involved.  You see, my daughter Estella is extremely passionate about playing […]

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From The Beach [#TheEichLife no.82]

On my first beach vacation as an adult I got a little carried away and set out swimming over the waves. I was overwhelmed by the vastness of the ocean, the never-ending skyline. I was savoring the experience when I was interrupted by a shrill noise. It sounded like a whistle. I thought to look […]

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From The Window Of An Airplane [#TheEichLife no. 80]

I don’t usually get the window seat. But boarding today brought a bit of a surprise as I scooted past my row-mates and found my assigned position up against the side of the airplane with the plastic cover just waiting to be pushed up. I am so unused to this position while traveling, I forgot […]

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Hack Your Morning Series: It’s Time To Wake Up

  Welcome to our new #HackYourMorning series that’s geared toward helping you get your day started better. It’s been proven over and over that the way you start your day has a measurable effect on how your day will go. Your morning routine can trigger several pivotal things in your mind- your sense of accomplishment, […]