If you are in a rut, feeling unhappy, or have the case of the “blahs,” there is hope by getting a start on where you are in life. We know the journey can seem like a collision course rather than a journey. When we think of a journey, we envision a smoothed out road ahead of us, right? Let's be real, even the most thought out plans go awry. The key is being adaptable, and having other choices when those goals are not reached. When we design our lives, we have a vision, a back-up plan, and a resilience. A designer, according Merriam-Webster is a “person who plans the look or workings of something before its being made or built.” Building the life you want will take work, and a designer's approach in making this come to fruition, is not a bad idea as it helps see the bigger picture. You will become re-energized by reorganizing any mental clutter, like negative thoughts, words, and changing course when needed. Here are 5 ways to design a life that fits you, and no one else.