Aren’t You Happy You Made that Big Mistake?

volcano  Have you ever made a mistake without first thinking, before you made it, “This is the right thing to do; this is going to work”?

Heck, I truly thought that some of my biggest mistakes were some of my best ideas.  At the time I made them.

If you’re like me, you, too, don’t often make mistakes purposely.  I believe that’s why we call them “mistakes” in the first place.  And, please, can we drop all the “You should have know better” nonsense?  Does anyone really believe that she would have actually made her latest mistake if she, literally, knew better? Continue reading