Milestone Reflections

Another year older, another wiser? When I was asked a couple days ago by my coworkers what were the highlights of the past year of life, I shrugged it off like it wasn't a very special year. Truth is, 26 was probably the most eventful year of my life yet, but I almost forgot about … Continue reading Milestone Reflections

Me, Myself and I

When I was in Boy Scouts one of the merit badges I earned was Lifesaving. The most important lesson I took from that experience was that if a person is drowning you should never jump in to try to save them.  Instead, look for an object to throw to them to help them float or … Continue reading Me, Myself and I

Sharing in Sacraments

Sacraments.  You may hear the word and automatically think of Baptisms and First Communions, but there are some other types of sacraments that we far too often overlook.  Believe it or not, if we don't pay attention we may just bypass sacraments multiple times a day! I'm talking about "Small S Sacraments" or those occurrences, … Continue reading Sharing in Sacraments

Rejection Awaits

Why does no one talk about rejection? After all, we all experience no matter how qualified or talented we are.  We face it despite our charisma, energy or charm. We all face it whether we are searching for a job or navigating relationships. Perhaps why no one talks about rejection is because it hits us … Continue reading Rejection Awaits

Ready or not

I have been entrenched in the pursuit of starting my career.  Now having graduated with my Master's degree, I am looking heavily for the job that will help me launch a career. But the transition is not an easy one.  In fact, it is a transition unlike one I have ever encountered before.  Maybe it … Continue reading Ready or not

5 years later…

In my very first class of college, the professor started with an ice breaker for everyone to get to know each another.  The question was, "Where do you see yourself in 5 years?" My answer revolved around being a teacher, and hopefully, out of school with a job.  That was it. I didn't think of … Continue reading 5 years later…

money can’t buy time

I was recently offered an opportunity to take an internship in the field of work I am currently getting my Master's in at a place I have always wanted to work with.  I don't want to say it yet because the details haven't worked themselves out yet so I don't want to jinx it. I … Continue reading money can’t buy time