Author: Melanie Scroggins

3 Telltale Signs It’s Time to Pursue Your Passion

3 Telltale Signs It’s Time to Pursue Your Passion

With so many areas of our lives taking our attention away from where we would rather spend our time and energy, it can be hard to simply find the time to do what we are passionate about; the things that give us those weird belly feelings.

Mine Space Over Coffee, Episode 6 – Imagination

Mine Space Over Coffee, Episode 6 – Imagination

This week, Angela Ferrari and I are talking about Imagination: what it looks like, what it can mean for our lives, and how to take the world that’s inside of you and share it with everyone else.

Why Imagination Isn’t Just Kids Play

Why Imagination Isn’t Just Kids Play

Using your imagination can be seen as synonymous with daydreaming or having your head in the clouds. But imagination can be useful in the day to day, long and short term. Here’s why imagination isn’t just for kids.

Mine Space Over Coffee, Episode 5 – Fear

Mine Space Over Coffee, Episode 5 – Fear

This week, we’re talking about Fear: what it means, what it looks like in the day to day, and how we have to face it to overcome it.

What Stranger Things Can Teach Us About Fear

What Stranger Things Can Teach Us About Fear

While the Goonies feel of Stranger Things is enough to make you reminisce about the times you and your friends did things mom and dad never knew about, it also brings up thoughts and feelings that we can all relate to when it comes to what we fear most: the unknown.

Mine Space Over Coffee, Episode 4 – Confidence

Mine Space Over Coffee, Episode 4 – Confidence

This week, we’re talking about Confidence: why some believe it is earned, the benefits of facing confidence as a team, and how following the detours life gives you can help you gain more confidence.

I Have Confidence In Me

I Have Confidence In Me

One of my favorite musicals is the Sound of Music. The most compelling aspects of the film is Maria’s journey through confidence. Like us, Maria reaches a point where she has to decide if she will face her fear or turn back.

Mine Space Over Coffee, Episode 3 – Motivation

Mine Space Over Coffee, Episode 3 – Motivation

This week, we’re talking about Motivation: what it is, what it looks like from different points of view, and how not everybody has it and that’s ok.

5 Things to Remember for Staying Motivated

5 Things to Remember for Staying Motivated

Most of us are always looking for different ways of staying motivated. With work and school and all other things that inundate our lives on a daily basis, it’s no wonder we give up on side projects and hobbies for Netflix. I am guilty of […]

Mine Space Over Coffee, Episode 2 – Adaptability

Mine Space Over Coffee, Episode 2 – Adaptability

This week, we’re talking about Adaptability: what it is, where it came from, and how it affects us. My guests today are Liz Wilcox and my husband, Jeremy. We talk about different experiences of adaptability including childhood expectations and hiking the Appalachian Trail.