Everyone loves a good comeback story, right?

We all at some point have rooted for the underdog and the happy ending victory leaves us feeling warm and fuzzy – Rocky proves to us that this is true!

When a seemingly insurmountable task is accomplished, don’t you feel the utmost pride?

Then why is adversity seen as such a negative thing?

Why is it our natural reaction to consider giving up when things get tough?  For some, things fall into place easily. For others; however, it seems like an endless sea of hurdles and setbacks. To Kirsten Sweetland, adversity is an opportunity for growth and she’s ready to tell us why, if she had the chance to do it over again, she’d choose adversity.