The game changing milestone in life is learning to wake up this way (photo: Last night at The Island Cow on Sanibel Island – cannot lie, had to touch it) Each day of trying to act normal feels like another lie. The game changing milestone in life is learning to wake up and not lead our day with regret. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.