Everyone has challenges and obstacles in life. These stumbling blocks may be severe at times. They may impede and hinder our progress toward our goals and cause us great difficulty. Challenges can block our progress . . . but, depending upon one's attitude, they can also be a blessing that moves us forward in new ways. They can become the springboard for great ideas and be the very experiences that strengthen us and allow us to be more and do more than we ever thought possible.
Amy Purdy is an amazing woman who lost her legs to bacterial meningitis. This caused her to struggle with depression. However, she beat it when she learned to accept her new situation in life, and to move past her limitations and use them to propel her to amazing places.
She tells her story in the video below.