How To Build Resilience When Life Isn’t Perfect

My grandmother was a tough old bird. She lived in a time and place where she needed to be resilient if she expected to survive tough winters on a Wyoming cattle ranch. If I moped around while doing chores she would yell, “Get the lead out of your ass and start moving!”

She learned at an early age to value her skills and talents because she knew she’d need them again. Most likely in…