At times your mind will trick you into believing that your weaknesses are permanent. It will also attempt to get you to believe that your strengths hold no value. As convincing as your thoughts may seem, you must hold a stance that recognizes that there will always be an opportunity for growth. Knowing this, itContinue reading “Strength vs Weakness”
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What bench pressing, flatulence, and goal setting have in common.
My introduction to weight lifting was less than glorious. I was 20 years old, scrawny, and weak. At the time I weighed a total of 140 pounds, which was rather low for my 6-foot 1-inch height. Quite frankly I had grown tired of my physical condition.
Not an accident
You are not here by accident. There is no possible way 37.2 trillion cells randomly conspired to unite to make a meaningless being.
Thoughts on personal strength, weakness, poor-choices, and healing
One thing that I can always count on, when my suegra visits, is homegirl is going to “get-down” in the kitchen. That lady can cook like there is no tomorrow. And I…. let’s just say that I am 100% fine with that. However, the day after, I can literally hear my arteries crying, as they continue to process all the refined grease (manteca) and spices that we, Mexicans, like to indulge in.
3 things I learned from the smelliest job ever
In big cities, teens have the option to apply for jobs in fast-food, retail, & clerical offices. Although these positions may be a far cry from a desired career, they offer a luxury that teens on the farm don’t have, air-conditioning.