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The “Water Ball’ Phenomenon

I never use a water ball. Whatever ball I’m playing, I step up and hit it. And, contrary to the rest of my golf game, I consistently steer clear of the water. Sometimes I choose the wrong club or misjudge my shot, but I almost never shank it into the water.

My theory is that because I don’t even give it a second thought or “give myself the option” to fail by using an old ball, I don’t fail as often. I play a water shot just like any other shot by focusing on where I want to put it, and hitting the ball. How often I put it there? That’s another story.

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The Amazing Race Canada – What Mickey and Pete’s Journey Can Teach Us

As some of you may know, the Amazing Race Canada’s second season came to an exciting conclusion on Sunday evening. While there was lots of suspense the entire season, the finale provided even more twists and turns. In the end, two “beauties” from Perry Sound, Ontario took the crown… and proceeded to remove their pants on the podium. Mickey Henry and Pete Schmalz beat out the season’s juggernauts, Canadian olympians Natalie Spooner and Megan Mikkelson by the closest of margins and proved to many that sometimes those you least expect can get the job done when the chips are down.

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Wipe The Slate Clean – Tips for Goal Setting and Success

It’s already September.

That means that in less than a month, 75% of 2014 will have passed us by. Just wait, the snow will be flying soon (and if you live somewhere without snow, I’m always accepting job offers).

I want you to think back to what goals you set for yourself in late 2013 and early 2014 (some may call these resolutions). Maybe you wanted to lose weight like many people, or maybe you just wanted to spend more time with your family. Whatever the goal was, are you on track to achieve it? Have you stuck it out through the summer or did you let it slide? Finally, have you measured your progress and kept track of how well you’re doing? Lots of questions, I know. So let’s break it down.

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