Welcome to Monday.

I’ve spent the last four days at the beach. My bags are packed and I’m reluctant to load my car. Just like my childhood, it’s always tough leaving this place. As a child, I loved running to and from the crashing waves then splashing in the pool for hours. Now, I watch my young nephews run around like the years behind me as I opt for a more peaceful stay; reading a book or writing out my most intimate thoughts. More than anything, I’m on a mental vacation, purging any negativity and self-doubt, making room for positive thinking.

Sweet serenity.

Sherrell and I are taking the day off tomorrow in observance of Independence Day. Your newsletter will resume on Wednesday. Whether you’re grilling with the fam or still grinding, find some time to unPLUG. Happy 4th!

Tyler 

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