I recently had a conversation with a friend in which she was asking how some people make the decision to go against the social norm. As we are all (painfully) aware, we still tend to live by specific milestone events that are expected to define us and drive our choices. Marriage (the earlier after college,… Continue reading Stumbling My Way Through An Unconventional Life
Inspiration. We all seek it. We all want it. It can be elusive, and when we find it, it can be fickle… But I think we can all agree on one thing- inspiration is an amazing thing! So what happens when it lets us down? Can inspiration go wrong? There is one thing I have… Continue reading Can The Search For Inspiration Go Bad?
BEST. FORTUNE COOKIE. EVER. I, my friends, have a secret identity. I’m the queen of crappy fortunes. For real. If there’s a crappy fortune to be had, I get it. First to pick a cookie? I’ll pick the worst of the lot. I’ve had cookies without fortunes. I’ve had cookies with the fortune on the… Continue reading Your Heart Knows What You Want. Your Head Knows How To Get It.
In my Lemon Tree posts, I like to focus a lot on seeing yourself in a different way. Well today, I want to take a look at some of the things that make you, you. In today’s world of fast-paced lives and constant upgrades, we tend to spend a large portion of our free time… Continue reading Cherish What You Have- A Lemon Tree Post
I haven’t done a Lemon Tree post in awhile, and I’ve had some thoughts swirling around in my head, so I decided now was a great time to talk about some of what I’ve been thinking about. And you, my friends, are my helpless passengers…he he he 🙂 (buckle up!) Do you ever feel like… Continue reading It’s Your Job To Live Your Life- Love It!
Did you know you can talk yourself into, or out of, almost anything? It’s true. Thought processes almost always follow a very similar, if non-linear, path. It starts with an idea followed by a brainstorming session. The brainstorming session builds excitement. The excitement leads to extensive research. And the research results in action. Pretty straightforward…right? … Continue reading Fearless Friday- Don’t Talk Yourself Out Of Success
Confession: I’ve been slacking. It’s true. I’ve addressed it before, but apparently public shaming isn’t enough to force me to step it up. So it’s clearly time for some tough love. Fitness is important to me. The older I get, the more important it gets. I’ve faced several roadblocks beyond my control that have prevented… Continue reading It’s Time To Get Real About My Fitness: Confessions Of A Perfectionist