25 – Trust Your Gut

While I don’t always want to trust my gut, the truth is that it is almost never wrong. Even when I really don’t want it to be right. I have learned the hard way that if it seems too good to be true, it probably is. This comes from years of trusting people I should […]

27 – Listen To Your Body

Today was the day. Right now I should be getting my are ready at Guelph Lake, preparing to race in the Duathlon. It should be my fifth one, and I was supposed to beat my personal best time that I set in 2013 of 2:24:43 – which was my first Duathlon ever and on a […]

28 – Be You

One of the hardest things to be. Yet, one of the most rewarding. The thing is, if you aren’t really sure who you are, how can you be you? On even the best days, I am not always sure who I am. If I break it down, I am a Mom, a daughter, a sister, […]

29 – Money Does Not Buy Happiness

I learned this lesson fairly early in life. I was young and a single Mom. I was working at Zellers and making about $15,000 a year. This was hardly enough for a single person to live on, let alone raise a child. I did not have a lot of money, but Connor and I had […]