It was the middle of the day when I walked through the door.
Heidi took one look at the box of desk stuff in my hands, looked at the time, and knew instantly what happened.
“I was let go”, I said.
A look of fear mixed with sadness flashed across her face.
I simply stood there in the middle of our living room looking at her. Then something changed.
I watched as fear left her face and faith replaced it. Then resolution.
She started nodding her head as the words formed. Then she said, “You’re not getting another job. Jobs aren’t helping us get any closer to our dreams. This is it. It’s go time.”
Her words inspired me. Deep down I knew she was right. It was time to do it. To live the life we’ve always wanted to.
We had no idea how. That didn’t matter.
We just held on to that tiny flicker of faith.
Who knew that just a few years later we would own our own company and live happily on the island of Cozumel, Mexico? Read more