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Lessons From the End of a Marriage

A “How to Thrive” Guide After Divorce

How We Handle Failure

As I was reacquainting myself with my students last week (yes, we start school WAY too early in the south!), I reminded them of my belief that the math they will learn in my class is important. But the lessons in learning how to handle frustration and failure are even more important. Because, let’s faceContinue reading “How We Handle Failure”

Marriage is Not a Test

Marriage is not a test. I lived. I loved. I lost. But I didn’t fail. Society makes assumptions about those who are divorced. Maybe we lack the fortitude to persist through difficulties. Perhaps we possess some great fatal flaw that makes us unable to sustain matrimony. Or, possibility we are flighty, given to jump inContinue reading “Marriage is Not a Test”

Sacrifice

There’s a simple reason most diets ultimately fail.   Mindset at the outset.   Most diets possess at their core a sense of giving up something that you want. Relinquishing that which you desire. A sacrifice. But we don’t view sacrifice as simply releasing something from our lives. We see it as a trade. AContinue reading “Sacrifice”

Marriage is Not a Test

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