Does Adversity make us stronger?

Does Adversity make us Stronger? Here’s my Story

My friend, Fred, at MoneyWithAPurpose, was kind enough to feature me in today’s interview.  Fred writes about people overcoming adversity, something I know quite well. Did adversity make me stronger? In many ways, yes! But it also gave me some baggage that I’ll carry with me for the rest of my years. In particular, while poverty helped me develop great savings habits, it also made me a bit neurotic about spending and enjoying money. Hope you enjoy the read!

Here’s a link to my story of adversity.

About the Author Brenda

Dr. Brenda is a sociologist, educator, blogger, and motivator. In addition to blogging at The Five Journeys, she writes 30-day challenges at Her passion is guiding people on their journey to financial freedom at

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Annette Eleanor Petrick says November 16, 2018

Love your stories, Brenda.

    Brenda says November 16, 2018

    Thanks Annette!

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