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The Quest Chronicles: Your Next Move

The Quest Chronicles: Your Next Move We have people in our lives that we turn to such as family, friends, colleagues and perfect strangers. Social media is an open diary. Some of the comments are helpful and the rest are a waste of time. It comes to the point that we may even block someone for replying to a status with stupidity. We were the ones to open our thoughts for the public to see, judge and comment.

The moment we have these conversations, hear the feedback and read the comments; we instantly regret it. We may hear something we didn’t want to hear, we notice it was a waste of time and instead of helping all it did was give us a headache. 

Some people really just want to help because they care about your well being but no one has all the answers. People can give their advice, opinions and share their personal experiences but at the end of the day; you have the final say. You can take it all in but what you do with the info is on you. This is your life, your troubles so what’s the next movie? 

The Quest Chronicles: Your Next Move

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This is Ms. Gotta Love Me herself T-Quest & you’ve just been Questified! It would be an absolute pleasure if you all can show love by commenting, sharing & following me on social media @TQuestGLM Email me topics to discuss & QUESTions you may have.

Learn more about the one & only T-Quest . Download my “T-Quest” app in your google play store & your app store. On the app, you’ll be able to hear Gotta Love Me Radio 24/7. Visit my website www.GottaLoveMeWorld.com to buy any merchandise as well as my music. Check out more of T-Quest articles and more amazement here: https://www.straightofficial.com/?s=The+Quest+Chronicles

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Unlocking Resilience: A Mindset Reset

When it comes to 2024, we’re already halfway through the year. This is the perfect time to, if nothing else, RESET OUR MINDSET. We always do so in January, but it’s just as essential in June. In the hustle and bustle of life, it’s easy to get caught up in setbacks and disappointments. What if, though, we could shift our perspectives? What if we could transform challenges into opportunities for growth? That’s precisely what a mindset reset allows us to do.

THE POWER OF YOUR MINDSET

Our minds are like vaults storing beliefs, fears, and dreams. When we lock into the idea that we never truly lose we open the door to resilience. Here’s how:

1. WIN OR LEARN

Instead of fearing failure, embrace it as a chance to learn. Every setback becomes a stepping stone towards your ultimate success. With that being said, whether we win or learn – we’re always progressing.

2. LOSING IS NOT AN OPTION

This really isn’t about avoiding failure – it’s about reframing the way we think of it. When you reevaluate how you use failure as a tool, it becomes a temporary state, a lesson if you will, but not a permanent label. We adapt, adjust, and come back stronger. Let’s take a glance at some practical steps to becoming stronger mentally.

TRY SELF REFLECTION

First things first, take time to assess your mindset! Are you fixed on winning at all costs or are you more willing to learn from every experience?

TRY AFFIRMATIONS

Repeat positive affirmations daily. Write them down and read them each day if you must. Remind yourself that setbacks are NOT roadblocks, but merely stepping stones.

TRY SURROUNDING YOURSELF

Connect with others who share this same mindset (or the mindset you’re aspiring to have). Their energy will reinforce your own.

In conclusion, remember to embrace the power of your mind! We aren’t just winners; we’re LEARNERS, ADAPTERS, and CREATORS! So the next time life throws a curveball, remember what I said!

We either win or learn – losing is not an option

@missunique

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The Quest Chronicles: Each Other’s Light

The Quest Chronicles: Each Other’s Light Many of us have been through a lot of things. Most, especially in the black community may come off as angry and or bitter but can be explained. Not all women like to fuss, fight, and argue constantly. It looks like it can be very exhausting. Some women are just looking for a man to take some stress and burdens off their shoulders so they can be that loving caring woman men desire.

Don’t get me wrong, this can most definitely go both ways. Most men want to come home to a warm embrace, a positive atmosphere, and just relax with their lady. If he may have done something wrong, the last thing he wants to do is argue. Certain things can be resolved in a respectable conversation.

Easier said than done in most cases. All I’m saying is, lighten up a little bit. Even if you have been through a lot, try not to dump it on the next. We are all going through things so let’s try to be each other’s light.

The Quest Chronicles: Each Other’s Light

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This is Ms. Gotta Love Me herself T-Quest & you’ve just been Questified! It would be an absolute pleasure if you all can show love by commenting, sharing & following me on social media @TQuestGLM Email me topics to discuss & QUESTions you may have.

Learn more about the one & only T-Quest . Download my “T-Quest” app in your google play store & your app store. On the app, you’ll be able to hear Gotta Love Me Radio 24/7. Visit my website www.GottaLoveMeWorld.com to buy any merchandise as well as my music. Check out more of T-Quest articles and more amazement here: https://www.straightofficial.com/?s=The+Quest+Chronicles

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Old School Versus New School Generations

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Comparing old school and new school generations of children can be very fascinating. Each has its unique characteristics shaped by the time they grew up in. Here are some differences between the two:

Technology

New school children are more tech-savvy, having grown up with smartphones, tablet, and the internet as integral parts of their lives. Excessive use of smartphones, tablets, social media, and educational apps are not good. Often from a young age, concerns about screen time and its negative impact are what parents are trying to decrease.

In contrast, old school children may have more limited access to technology and relied more on traditional forms of entertainment and communication. Old school had limited access to technology such as TV and basic computers, with strict time limits. Old school children had more hands-on activities.

Education

Old school emphasis on rote learning, standardized testing, and memorization. New school focus on critical thinking, project-based learning, personalized education, and incorporating technology into learning experiences.

The method of education has evolved over time with new school children often experiencing more personalized and technology integrated learning approaches. Old school children may have been exposed to more traditional classroom settings and teaching methods.

Upbringing

Old school and new school generations of children upbringing can be compared in several ways. Parenting styles are much more different now than they were in the old days. Old School traditional parenting styles often emphasized discipline, respect for authority, and strict rules.

New school modern parenting styles tend to focus on fostering independence, encouraging open communication, and promoting creativity and self – expression.

Social Interactions

Social Interactions are far more different between the two. Old school times, there was more face-to-face interactions and outdoor playtime with neighbors and friends.

On the other hand, the new school generation depends more upon increased reliance on virtual communication, social media connections, and online gaming. This leads to concerns about social skills development of real-life interactions.

Parental Involvement

During the old school times, children were often structured and hierarchical family roles, with clear authority figures and role within the family.

On the other hand, new schools encouraged active parental involvement in all aspects of a child life. Some includes decision-making, emotional support, and extracurricular activities.

In a Nutshell,

Overall, while old school upbringing focused on discipline, respect and tradition, new school upbringing tends to prioritize independence, creativity, technology integration. Also, a more holistic approach to child development. Both approaches have their strengths and challenges, and finding a balance between them can contribute to a well- rounded upbringing for children.

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The Quest Chronicles: An Extra Day!

The Quest Chronicles: An Extra Day! We as adults always wish we had more time to just relax. 8 days a week would be nice right about now. We work so hard and would love to have a break. That sounds perfect; right? Now, it’s time to be realistic.

Even if we had another day off or another day of the week; things won’t change much. Yes, for health purposes we all could use another day to rest. Let’s be honest though; we won’t use the extra day to rest. Our lives are too busy and hectic. If we had another day to do whatever we wanted; the majority of us would use the day to run errands and use the time to get other things done. 

Are you still wondering why many countries look at Americans sideways? Whether we like it or like; this is our reality. Would there ever be a true balance because we sure can use it. Many of us deserve it. I’m tired Boss! 

The Quest Chronicles: An Extra Day!

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This is Ms. Gotta Love Me herself T-Quest & you’ve just been Questified! It would be an absolute pleasure if you all can show love by commenting, sharing & following me on social media @TQuestGLM Email me topics to discuss & QUESTions you may have.

Learn more about the one & only T-Quest . Download my “T-Quest” app in your google play store & your app store. On the app, you’ll be able to hear Gotta Love Me Radio 24/7. Visit my website www.GottaLoveMeWorld.com to buy any merchandise as well as my music. Check out more of T-Quest articles and more amazement here: https://www.straightofficial.com/?s=The+Quest+Chronicles

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The Quest Chronicles: The Diamond, The Dog, or The Device?

The Quest Chronicles: The Diamond, The Dog, or The Device? There’s an old saying that diamonds are a girl’s best friend and that a canine companion is a man’s. But let’s be honest, not every girl has a diamond-studded bracelet resting on her wrist, and not every man fancies a four-legged friend. But you know what most of us do have, a smartphone. A device that can be both a blessing and a curse, depending on how it is used.

Many have pointed fingers at our phones and social media, blaming them for the ills of the world. But is it the technology that’s the problem, or is it just that we haven’t quite mastered how to use it to our advantage? Life can feel like walking a tightrope sometimes, becoming both more challenging and simpler at the same time. It’s all about finding your balance.

Have you ever found yourself lost in the infinite scroll of your social media feed? One minute you’re checking a friend’s latest post, the next thing you know, hours have passed and you’re knee-deep in cat videos. Time, once gone, is gone forever. But what if you could use that time to your advantage?

The Quest Chronicles: The Diamond, The Dog, or The Device?

Imagine using social media as a tool for networking without burning a drop of gas. Picture finding your next client or customer without even stepping outside your front door. Google, YouTube, or your social media platform of choice can be your golden ticket to solving some of your problems. Money may make the world go round, but with a little planning, research, and execution, you can start making strides towards your goals for free. The question is, what are you doing with your spare time?

Are you spending your days whining about life’s difficulties, feeling let down by family and friends, or daydreaming about how life would be so much easier with more money? How about channeling that energy into something productive? Your smartphone, that device that’s practically glued to your hand, holds the potential to become your most valuable asset.

If you’re feeling stuck, don’t hesitate to reach out to me. And guess what? That’s free too. Just like that, you’re one step closer to a life with less stress and more financial freedom. So, pick up your device and let’s get started!

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This is Ms. Gotta Love Me herself T-Quest & you’ve just been Questified! It would be an absolute pleasure if you all can show love by commenting, sharing & following me on social media @TQuestGLM Email me topics to discuss & QUESTions you may have.

Learn more about the one & only T-Quest . Download my “T-Quest” app in your google play store & your app store. On the app, you’ll be able to hear Gotta Love Me Radio 24/7. Visit my website www.GottaLoveMeWorld.com to buy any merchandise as well as my music. Check out more of T-Quest articles and more amazement here: https://www.straightofficial.com/?s=The+Quest+Chronicles

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The Quest Chronicles: A Moment

The Quest Chronicles: A Moment You ever just want to get a way? As adults we have bills and responsibilities so those vacation days don’t get used. Then there’s the situation of being uncomfortable to take time off without pay because you need the money so you’re forced to neglect yourself.  This is unhealthy and unfair. 

It is disheartening to know that we can’t truly focus on our mental health as we should. We have to focus more on how to survive. All we want is a break, to breathe; a moment of clarity. Is that too much to ask for? 

Can we get a day, a weekend, a week? Doesn’t have to be a true out of the country vacation. Some of us would settle for a staycation at a hotel nearby. We just need a ME moment! A moment to relax, a moment to strategize, a moment to release and hopefully end with some type of clarity. It won’t change anything majorly but it’s a step. 

The Quest Chronicles: A Moment

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This is Ms. Gotta Love Me herself T-Quest & you’ve just been Questified! It would be an absolute pleasure if you all can show love by commenting, sharing & following me on social media @TQuestGLM Email me topics to discuss & QUESTions you may have.

Learn more about the one & only T-Quest . Download my “T-Quest” app in your google play store & your app store. On the app, you’ll be able to hear Gotta Love Me Radio 24/7. Visit my website www.GottaLoveMeWorld.com to buy any merchandise as well as my music. Check out more of T-Quest articles and more amazement here: https://www.straightofficial.com/?s=The+Quest+Chronicles

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The Quest Chronicles: Adult Life

The Quest Chronicles: Adult Life As children we all couldn’t wait to be adults. We no longer wanted curfew & definitely didn’t want to be told what to do. We can’t forget the freedom of going wherever you want to go, driving fast cars and just living life. I remember teenagers even saying they were looking forward to cursing freely, drinking and smoking but to each their own.

Now as adults; we realize that it’s not what it’s cracked up to be. Our parents and guardians hid a lot of things from us. These bills, stress and problems are a little too much to bear. Now we completely understand when an elder would say; “enjoy being a kid while it lasts. Don’t try to grow up too fast.” These words never felt so true.

Even though adulthood comes with a lot of unexpected turns; you still have the ability to turn things around. Revamp, regroup and make new plans. Control the narrative and embrace a new journey if need be. As an adult, you have the freedom to do so. 

The Quest Chronicles: Adult Life

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This is Ms. Gotta Love Me herself T-Quest & you’ve just been Questified! It would be an absolute pleasure if you all can show love by commenting, sharing & following me on social media @TQuestGLM Email me topics to discuss & QUESTions you may have.

Learn more about the one & only T-Quest . Download my “T-Quest” app in your google play store & your app store. On the app, you’ll be able to hear Gotta Love Me Radio 24/7. Visit my website www.GottaLoveMeWorld.com to buy any merchandise as well as my music. Check out more of T-Quest articles and more amazement here: https://www.straightofficial.com/?s=The+Quest+Chronicles

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The Quest Chronicles: A New Day

The Quest Chronicles: A New Day Have you ever seen the movies where the lead character is waking up reliving the same day over and over? The purpose of the movie is for them to make things right in their lives,in their relationships, etc. When watching these movies, you have to shake your head at how many times they have to keep reliving the day until they get it right.

Well, this is how I live my life. I wake up everyday with a clean slate and take on the new day as a challenge. If I’m having a bad day, I meditate and remind myself that if I’m blessed to see another day; I will take a stab at getting it right tomorrow. Apply this method to your life and let me know how it goes. Today may be stressful but bring in tomorrow with a new perspective and try to conquer the day differently. It may just be the trick to getting exactly what you need in life. 

The Quest Chronicles: A New Day

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This is Ms. Gotta Love Me herself T-Quest & you’ve just been Questified! It would be an absolute pleasure if you all can show love by commenting, sharing & following me on social media @TQuestGLM Email me topics to discuss & QUESTions you may have.

Learn more about the one & only T-Quest . Download my “T-Quest” app in your google play store & your app store. On the app, you’ll be able to hear Gotta Love Me Radio 24/7. Visit my website www.GottaLoveMeWorld.com to buy any merchandise as well as my music. Check out more of T-Quest articles and more amazement here: https://www.straightofficial.com/?s=The+Quest+Chronicles

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The Quest Chronicles: Take This Lesson

The Quest Chronicles: Take This Lesson We tend to meet a lot of people, grow to like them but then what? Relationships arise in some cases and in others absolutely nothing. You may meet someone who enjoys talking to you but that’s all it is. Are we connecting on a deeper level, do we see a future with each other or are we just enjoying whatever this is?

The Quest Chronicles: Take This Lesson

If you spend too much time just playing the field don’t be surprised if a certain someone moves on. You can’t expect them to wait around until you find out what you want to do, in this case when you see them with someone else, don’t be shocked or hurt; just let them go and move on. Take this as a lesson learned before you lose someone else that you may think is right for you.

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This is Ms. Gotta Love Me herself T-Quest & you’ve just been Questified! It would be an absolute pleasure if you all can show love by commenting, sharing & following me on social media @TQuestGLM Email me topics to discuss & QUESTions you may have.

Learn more about the one & only T-Quest . Download my “T-Quest” app in your google play store & your app store. On the app, you’ll be able to hear Gotta Love Me Radio 24/7. Visit my website www.GottaLoveMeWorld.com to buy any merchandise as well as my music. Check out more of T-Quest articles and more amazement here: https://www.straightofficial.com/?s=The+Quest+Chronicles

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