Question of the Day – No. 220 What are you the most proud of? Share this:TwitterFacebookTumblrMoreLinkedInRedditGooglePinterestPocketTelegramWhatsAppSkypeEmailLike this:Like Loading... 37 thoughts on “Question of the Day – No. 220” Add yours I love these provocative questions. I am most proud of the work I have done to improve the parts of me that are broken or flawed. LikeLiked by 3 people Reply I love that you love them! 😀 Which part was the hardest to improve? LikeLike Reply That I finally admitted that I had a problem. LikeLiked by 3 people Reply Do you still have it or you’ve managed to fix it? LikeLike Reply One is getting my degree whilst working fulltime. More recently it’s getting through being stressed & coming out the other side – there are a lot of people who helped me so that’s not just my accomplishment. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply That’s amazing! In what field you got your degree? LikeLiked by 2 people Reply thanks 🙂 it’s in stuff I was interested in (health sciences, statistics, computing / robotics, astronomy, astrophysics…) It wasn’t work related so I did it for fun 😉 LikeLiked by 2 people My children – hands down. They are amazing, and to cover the bases, I’ve offered to pay for any future therapy they may need if I have inadvertently passed on any of my many mental foibles. LikeLiked by 4 people Reply You’re an awesome parent! From your perspective, which are your mental foibles? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks for asking. Hmmm, where to start? If I had to pick the worst of my foibles, it would be my tendency to ruminate. Decision making becomes complicated when you fret over your actions after the fact. That is one thing I didn’t want my kids to emulate, so I tried to keep it to myself. LikeLiked by 2 people Why do you think it’s so complicated for you the decision making process? Why do you fret? LikeLiked by 1 person Those are great questions. It goes back to the ‘nature vs nurture’ theory. I was either born a worrier and second-guesser or those traits were somehow instilled in me at a young age. Most likely, it’s a combination of both. At this point, all I can do is be aware of it and try to circumvent it when it arises. LikeLiked by 2 people Very interesting! How do you try to circumvent it? LikeLiked by 1 person I’m trying positive reinforcement. When I think of the action in question, instead of berating myself for doing or saying something stupid, I think of something I said or did that was worthwhile and give myself a pat on the back. I also try to think of the entire event and how lucky I was to be a part of it or I think of the good that came out of it for all involved. Thanks for asking. LikeLiked by 2 people Thank you for sharing! 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person My kids and they way that I’ve stuck to blogging, thus far. Usually, I am a habitual quitter. I get bored and I quit—EVERYTHING! So far, I’m more excited with each day! LikeLiked by 4 people Reply It’s awesome that you’ve found something to stick on. Since when you’re blogging? LikeLiked by 2 people Reply I’ve been blogging since the end of September. I really enjoy it. It’s very cathartic for me! LikeLiked by 3 people I’m always proud of the study.🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Of the study? How come? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply My kids! They have such creative, ambitious and smart minds. They have huge hearts and old souls. They know what it means to love unconditionally. LikeLiked by 4 people Reply It’s probably because they have a great example! 😀 LikeLiked by 2 people Reply 💖😊 LikeLiked by 2 people My children and wife are easily tops. But also my parents and some very close friends. I’m also proud of the occasional photo I take or post I write. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply I hope you have this feeling daily! 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply That I am living life my way, with a open mind and heart, and able to follow my dreams, not someone elses’s dream… 🙂 LikeLiked by 3 people Reply You’ve always been able to live your life your way or it’s something you decided in a certain point of your life? LikeLiked by 1 person Reply It were a gradual process as I grew up on the farm, the 4 years I spent in the USMC.. once leaving the USMC I started living my life my way in earnest… 🙂 LikeLiked by 2 people I think I change my answer way too much but currently it’s the first draft of MoonWell, I’m sure in a month or two I’ll get tired of that story as editing is the worst…. But for now I’m quite proud of not getting distracted and dropping the tale halfway through in favour of another flight of fancy like I’ve done countless times. Such is life. ECHO ECHO LikeLiked by 2 people Reply I know that feeling. Throughout the way of writing my book I was like this. I changed my opinion about it so many times and I still do. I guess it’s the need for perfection talking… LikeLiked by 1 person Reply My children and my quest for achievements in life I.e. study LikeLiked by 2 people Reply What’s your favorite topic for study? LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Mental health LikeLiked by 2 people My kids. Not that they’re technically kids anymore. But they’re both happy, healthy, caring and generous individuals who are my best friends. LikeLiked by 3 people Reply That’s a great achievement and it’s thanks to your guidance 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply My daughter LikeLiked by 1 person Reply With a daughter as yours, no wonder! I remember all those things she does! 🙂 LikeLike Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... 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