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What I Want to Accomplish in 2015

What I Want to Accomplish in 2015

We’re now a week into 2015 and I’ve been thinking about my goals and what I want to accomplish during this year. Obviously I have plenty of life goals, but trying to fit them all into one year is daunting. I try to select just a few that I know I can make happen. I’m excited about 2015. It’s the…

NaNoWriMo 2014

NaNoWriMo 2014

Well, I’m going to do it. I’m going to do NaNoWriMo. It’s on my bucket list to one day finish a novel (not write a novel… been there and done that). I’ve been writing since I was old enough to write. My favorite projects in school were when I got to put a pencil to paper and let my imagination…

6 Ways to Be More Creative from Superhero Movies

Spring and summer is upon us. With the opening of Captain America: The Winter Soldier last month, we are back in the summer superhero movies. I love a good superhero movie. There are so many messages and lessons that we can take away from the movies. I just spent a week re-watching Iron Man, Man of Steel, and Thor and here are a few…

How I Got Out of Debt

Four and a half months ago, I realized that I was in trouble. Well, not big trouble. But trouble with a lowercase “t”. I had plenty of credit card debt and a need to buy clothes ALL the time online. If there was a sale, I was there. This meant that my dream of purchasing a house or finding a…

Resolved

“It was firm. It was adamant. It was resolved.” —Benjamin Gates, National Treasure Some people dislike January. I do for plenty of reasons. The magic of Christmas has faded. The cold weather is a nuisance now, people want to go out and not be bundled up. There’s no reason to be out anyway since it’s dark most of the day and…