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Comparison Is The Killer of Purpose

By Shannon Franz I used to compare myself to other people. Lifestyle, body, age… pretty much anything that could be compared. It took 30-some years, but I finally saw a quote that really impacted me and I have basically stopped it: “Comparison is the killer of purpose.” I realized that comparing myself to other people […]

St. John’s Wort – A Treatment for Depression

The use of prescription anti-depressants is on the rise.  It’s a trend that’s been tracked since 1999.  Today, 1 in 6 Americans reports taking some type of psychiatric drug, mainly anti-depressants. I myself am a former anti-depressant user.  More on that experience another time. I set out on a research mission, and found a number […]

Overcoming Anxiety Without Medication

For those who are currently suffering from anxiety, you know that “suffer” might be one of the best explanations for the experience.  Anxiety can be crippling to the point of harming your friendships, close relationships, your appearance and even your job stability.  It is a condition for which you are constantly searching for any and […]

2017 Gratitude Challenge Winner: Kerin Neely

The next winner of the 4th Annual Gratitude Challenge is Kerin Neely.  Below, she shares her story of giving back to children with disabilities.   Something that is very near and dear to my heart, and I feel doesn’t get enough acknowledgement is helping children with disabilities, especially children with disabilities in the school system. […]

2017 Gratitude Challenge Winner: Danny Cummings

Our next winner of the 4th Annual Gratitude Challenge was also a nomination.  Jacqui Farrell wrote to us about her cousin, Danny. A tremendous story that stretches beyond her original email.  To hear his full story, you’ll have to check out the video of our Gratitude Challenge Winner’s with Go Get It LIFE Co-Founder, Theo […]