Everything You've Always Wanted to Know... about Skip Kelly
Born and Raised:
Professional: I keep myself busy with (not one, but....) 2 jobs !! I have this fun little radio gig that I do………and I have also been a Mobile DJ/Host/Emcee (specializing in weddings and adult parties like birthdays, anniversaries and corporate events) for over 3 decades ! Yes, I OBVIOSULY started as a young child....
Personal: Married to my best friend Stacie since 2001, 4 cool kids - Tyler (age 19), Zak (age 11) and my 'princess', Alexa (7) and..........the newest addition, Landen is going to be 2 in November. Great little guy.
Hobbies: Working out and trying to keep that boyish figure. It gets harder with each passing year, however. (Were'nt these same weights a bit lighter 20 years ago?) Photography, playing kids games with the kids, holding hands with my wife, martial arts.
Favorite Music Artists: Brad Paisley, Toby Keith, Rascal Flatts, Chicago, Elton John, Billy Joel
Favorite Sports Teams: Being from New England I am a devoted Patriots and Red Sox fan (the 2000's was a good decade for me) And working in South Florida radio, I also grew to like the Miami Dolphins and the Florida Marlins.
Favorite TV Shows: I don't watch a LOT of TV, but when I do...I have to admit it....I am a reality show junkie. Survivor, American Idol, Amazing Race,
Professional Influences: When growing up, I used to listen to a hometown radio station with an afternoon guy whose name was (and still is) "Duncan Dewar". I thought he sounded so cool and I wanted to do what he was doing for a living. I am STILL in touch with
Philosophy: Character is doing the right thing even when nobody is looking.
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Six Common Traits of Happy People:
If you think you're pretty much a happy person, see how many of these things accurately describe you. Here are
six common traits of happy people.
#1.) They're Resilient. Meaning when something bad happens or there's a setback, they keep going
and don't dwell on it. And when bad things DO happen, they're able to put it in context, and remember that their
life is still MOSTLY good.
#2.) They Look for Solutions. So, instead of venting and just talking about their problems over and over again,
they look at a problem and try to
#3.) When They're Angry, They Don't Try to Hide
It. Instead, they see negative emotions as a sort of internal wake-up call. And they use them as a guide to help figure out if they need to re-evaluate something in
#4.) They Challenge Themselves. Meaning they look for things they like to do, then try to MASTER them. They're also realistic about HOW good they are at something, but they don't let themselves get discouraged.
#5.) They're Forgiving. When you
#6.) They See Themselves as Part of Something
Bigger. It might have to do with religion, family, community or something totally different. But most people are happier when they feel like they're serving
something bigger than themselves.