Tag Archives: Get Busy Livin

June 24: Take a Flying Leap

The purpose of my blog has been to show my readers that it is quite simple to take positive actions every day towards leading a life worth living, a life out of the ordinary and a life that you can be proud of.  Things like changing your attitude, trying new […]

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June 23: Disconnect Yourself

In such a digital world, it is easy (and typical) for us to get caught up in the new gadgets, the new toys.  They are marketed as “conveniences” to us, devices that make our lives better, easier.  Now, we have a computer in our hand to tell us when we […]

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June 22: Be Charitable with your Feet

I must admit, this is probably the oddest headline I have written, but let me explain, as this is a topic that is very near and dear to my heart. With so many charitable organizations to donate your time to and numerous volunteer organizations that need your support, you seriously […]

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June 21: Dedicate Yourself to Yourself

Over the past 21 days we have covered a lot of topics surrounding personal motivation and growth.  We have discussed being outgoing, taking risks and even taking time for yourself.  While all of these actions seem enviable, most people will read my blog and start making excuses on why they […]

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June 20: Get Lost (Again)

Back on June 6 I talked about turning off your GPS, putting away the map and taking a road less traveled.  Getting lost in your local area to find the parts of your town/city/county/state that you have never explored before.  Today, we explore a different type of getting lost. This […]

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June 18: Create a Bucket List

This is a guest post by fellow blogger-extrordinaire Elle Swim.  She writes a Bucket List blog, so this is kind of her specialty. Do you ever feel like your days are slipping away from you?  Do you ever wish that you accomplished more over the weekend or wonder where the […]

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June 17: Set a Deadline

I admit it. I am a lister. I create lists for everything. task lists to-do lists grocery lists project lists wish lists contact lists activity lists bulleted lists see my point? For me, they are easier to manage than random notes for things I need to take care of.  It […]

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June 16: Stop Making Excuses and Achieve Greatness

Seriously, knock it off. All too often in life, we find ourselves making excuses for ourselves.  We are afraid to take risks.  We are scared of the unknown.  We are afraid to step outside of what is comfortable to us.  We are afraid to leave what is safe. We are […]

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June 15: Sell Your Crap

Yup, you heard me. Those excess shelves of random stuff you have in your garage. All the miscellaneous boxes in your attic. That part of the closet of clothes you never touch. Sell it! Have a yard sale. List it on Craigslist. Hell, give it away. “It’s not the daily […]

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June 14: Make Something New

As you might have noticed, I posted another blog earlier tonight.  The first one, a guest post I wrote for Team Cocktail, really got me thinking about actions that embody the mantra of “Get Busy Livin.’”  To speak to kindness and generosity, Lyndsey, the leader of Team Cocktail (her title […]

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