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Labor Day Challenge – Recap

October 22nd, 2011

Well, my Labor Day Challenge is over! It’s been 6 weeks of consistency , perseverance and here).   I would like to wrap it up by being completely honest on my progress throughout the 42 days by assigning a grade to each activity I was trying to uphold throughout the challenge. Running – B – I have…

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Labor Day Challenge – Day 40 – Baby Shower

October 19th, 2011

One more day down on my Labor Day Challenge and this journey is almost over. This weekend I had a great time, in fact, it may have been the best weekend of the past six-weeks: I attended our two baby showers. I know what all the men out there are saying, “You went to your baby…

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Labor Day Challenge – Day 39 – Journal

October 19th, 2011

Welcome back to the Labor Day Challenge. Throughout this whole process I have tried my best to journal and this blog has facilitated this part of my challenge over the past six weeks. My mom is an exceptional writer (check her out her website), and she has been right so far! I have chronicled everyday…

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Labor Day Challenge – Day 38 – ODSA

October 18th, 2011

Welcome back to my Labor Day Challenge, 38 days in and most of them have moved on to become undeniably successful individuals. TRiO programs are targeted to serve and structure of the United State’s future. ODSA’s vision is to promote and delved into the opportunities which await our students. I believe in TRiO, and old people…

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Labor Day Challenge – Day 37 – Budget

October 17th, 2011

On to day 37 of the Labor Day Challenge, and one area that needed improvement was our financial budget. I am married to a CPA. She is so much smarter than me when it comes to money and was ready to take complete control of our spending. We are fortunate to make more money than…

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Labor Day Challenge – Day 36 – NSU Homecoming

October 17th, 2011

Welcome back to the Labor Day Challenge. I don’t know how many people are still reading, and it is always a great time. The festivities started Friday with the annual golf tournament, which I usually participate in, but I was forced to miss it because of the awesome Ozarka Leadership Conference.  When I arrived to…

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Labor Day Challenge – Day 35 – Ozarka Leadership Conference

October 17th, 2011

This Thursday night Jerrod Murr and how much fun we had during the presentation. Jerrod and dreams. It is often hard for us to pay attention to the directions because we are so entangled in our conversations. This happened several times on the long trip through Arkansas. If you have ever traveled in Arkansas, you…

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Labor Day Challenge – Day 34 – Leadershipfreak

October 12th, 2011

I am rolling through another week of the Labor Day Challenge! This week I followed the advice from the book I just finished, “The Success Principles” and is obviously a Tweeting expert. I decided to step out on a limb and I hope that he felt the same way. He told me a story of the time…

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Labor Day Challenge – Day 32 – Ride

October 9th, 2011

This has been a great weekend for my Labor Day Challenge.  Friday I spent time with my TRiO folks at the ODSA Fall Summit and several Dr. Seuss books! So excited! Since she was busy, and is a perfect place to ride or run. I got my bike in July for my birthday, and then after about…

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Labor Day Challenge – Day 31 – ODSA Fall Summit

October 9th, 2011

Welcome back to my Labor Day Challenge.  Friday I went to the ODSA Fall Summit. This was a great opportunity for TRiO personnel in Oklahoma to meet together and advice just to get their college degree. Last week we found out that some of our most prominent programs lost their funding, and congress have decided to…

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