body positive · life · lifestyle

Weekend Walks: What You Tell Yourself Matters

Something came to my attention recently, and it kind of threw me for a loop… I’m wrong sometimes.  About myself. About my body.  About how I see myself versus how things really are. I know… let’s all just breathe.  We’ll get through this together… This was no accidental discovery on my part either.  This was… Continue reading Weekend Walks: What You Tell Yourself Matters

Goals · life · lifestyle

How Do You Google That? Pursuing Your Dream Life is Hard

Complicated. Perplexing. Confounding. Befuddling.  Confusing. Life. I mean, seriously…what the heck, man??  This ride was a whole lot more fun when I had everything figured out.  Which was approximately immediately before I realized I knew nothing. And since then, it’s like walking into a classroom and being told you have a test that you weren’t… Continue reading How Do You Google That? Pursuing Your Dream Life is Hard

life · lifestyle · personal development · trust

Braving Trust

HAPPY FRIDAY, FRIENDS!! My obsession with personal development is real and runs deep. As far back as I can remember, I’ve harbored an endless hunger to learn more about myself, what makes me tick, how to understand others, and how to better myself and the world around me.  I’ve devoured books, internet articles, and even… Continue reading Braving Trust

life · lifestyle · success

Weekend Walks: The Curious Practice of Belittling Our Successes

On my weekends, I like to walk.  I can spend more time on my fitness than during the week, and in SA, there is such a small window of time before it gets oppressively hot, so taking my workouts outside just makes me happy. These are the moments that I can really dig into an… Continue reading Weekend Walks: The Curious Practice of Belittling Our Successes

life · life balance · lifestyle

Taking Time to Find Myself

Hi y’all!  I know…it’s been FOREVER (last August to be exact) since I last blogged.  There has been so much going on, and hopefully, as I previously promised on my instagram and facebook page,  I can share a bit of that with y’all. First, can we just talk about how fast the last 12 months… Continue reading Taking Time to Find Myself

life · lifestyle

Epiphanies From Gilmore Girls and Other Random Thoughts

I was in my 20s when Gilmore Girls ruled the WB.  I absolutely loved everything about the show- the fast-paced, clever dialogue, the relationships, the possibilities…I wanted still want to live in Stars Hollow, with all the crazy characters, charm, and quirk that the town had to offer. Recently, I found myself turning on a… Continue reading Epiphanies From Gilmore Girls and Other Random Thoughts

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The Internship I Didn’t Expect

OH. MY. HOTFUDGESUNDAE.  Okay, so the other day in my post, I mentioned that I’d been working on securing my internship for the Fall.  I attended an orientation for Habitat for Humanity and was ready to turn in my paperwork for that internship.  I had applied for another one, but was pretty resigned to not… Continue reading The Internship I Didn’t Expect