how to stop caring what people think

I've been a people-pleaser most of my life. I'm not the type to go a tremendous distance out of my way to make someone happy but rather the type who will obsess over any real or perceived disapproval, dislike, annoyance, anger, sadness directed towards me or as a result of something I did. By obsess… Continue reading how to stop caring what people think

10 Things I’ve Learned From My Dad

1.) Life is not about you. Sometimes there will be people you don't like, rules you don't agree with, and hoops you have to jump through. Sometimes the group will decide to do something you don't enjoy. Sometimes you have to sacrifice for people you love. Sometimes you're forced to spend time with people who… Continue reading 10 Things I’ve Learned From My Dad

Don’t be lazy. Seek truth and teach your kids to do the same.

I think aside from giving out ridiculous amounts of love unconditionally, the greatest thing grown-ups can do for kids is teach them how to think critically and seek the truth in all things. We spend so much time parroting what our parents or religious (or anti-religious) leaders or political party asserts without ever taking the… Continue reading Don’t be lazy. Seek truth and teach your kids to do the same.