I needed a little piece of happy today so I turned to TED.com for inspiration, and WOW did I find it! Amy Purdy became a professional snowboarder despite losing both her legs to meningitis. She encourages us to take control of our lives, and our limits.

“If your life were a book and you were the author, how would you want your story to go?”

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Amy Purdy: Living beyond limits

“Our borders and our obstacles can only do two things: 1) Stop us in our tracks or 2) Force us to get creative.” ~Amy Purdy

What will your challenges be to you? Any thoughts on how we can “get creative” rather than getting stuck?