This question continues to surround me, and has been for the past couple of days; "what are you leaving in 2017?" I believe that we ask ourselves this question every year around this time. As we prepare and plan for a new year, we set our new goals and intentions and manifest new and great … Continue reading What Are You Leaving in 2017?
Oftentimes, adults get so caught up with our responsibilities, that we forget one of the simplest things to do; laugh. If you ask me, laughter is one of the simplest and rarest forms of enjoying life. I've been known to bring laughter into any situation. It's just in my nautre. I am someone who is … Continue reading Live, Laugh, Love; Repeat
Now that I'm officially "in my 30's" I have felt a very blatant and noticeable shift in my perspective and energy. I feel the strong desire to make some hard decisions about my life and where it's going. I'm not sure if it's just the aura of the new age; however, I am feeling my … Continue reading So, I’m 30; Now What??
What do you take from the experiences life brings you? Do you take them as what they are and move on, or do you search for the lesson in those experiences? Life is full of countless lessons; some come from good experiences and some come from bad. I’d like to believe that a lot of … Continue reading A Lesson Learned
After reading my daily Shine text this morning, it inspired me to make this post because there was an awesome article (that you can check out here) that accompanied it about how “reverse” bucket lists can be just as cool as creating a regular bucket list! While we all get caught up in the excitement … Continue reading The Reverse Bucket List
Most of our lives are spent trying to determine who we are. We strive to live our best lives, no matter what obstacles are put in our way. What we end up running into is the constant battle between what is authentically the life we have been placed on earth to live, or the life … Continue reading Focus on Living Your Best Life
Q: Do I see myself as successful? I don't really define success by the way others view my accomplishments; but more-so how I feel about what I have accomplished. At the beginning of this year, I made a list of things I wanted to accomplish. I made promises to myself about the type of woman … Continue reading Striving to be Better for Those Who Look up to Me
Q: Do I like what I look like? Why? Why not? It took a long time for me to finally be able to answer this question with a “yes.” For the longest time, I would say yes, but be lying to myself. I was always the “awkward” girl. I never saw myself as someone that … Continue reading Loving Yourself
Q: Am I reliable? How so or how not so? Do you know a person that immediately comes to mind that you know you can rely on when times are hard and you need someone in your corner? I have a few people that I hold dear to my heart that are the most reliable … Continue reading Ones You Can Depend On, and The One who Can Depend on You
What do I regret? How can I deal with this? I've actually been thinking about this question for a while now; I even skipped it and came back to it, and I still really don't have an answer. I don't really have anything I regret in life; and that's really how I choose to live, … Continue reading If I Knew Now, What I Knew Then….