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

lifestyle · personal development · self-improvement

The True Success of Failure

Yesterday, I posted on instagram about failure and what it has come to mean for me.  And I realized that I actually had quite a lot to say on the subject, of which I just scratched the surface in my post (because, let’s be serious, nobody is going to instagram for the stimulating prose…) Let… Continue reading The True Success of Failure

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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

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Don’t Know Where We’re Going, But There’s No Use Bein’ Late

So, you know how you’ll be in the middle of doing something, and you remember something that HAS to get done ASAP, so you leave what you’re doing to get it done, but once you’ve done what needed to get done, you forget what you were doing in the first place…? Yup. Now that we’re… Continue reading Don’t Know Where We’re Going, But There’s No Use Bein’ Late

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And Now I’ll Do What’s Best For Me

Remember that crazy post I did about choosing your word to live by for 2016?  And how I was really gung-ho about focusing on “self” this year?  Well guess what…? I have been called out. The universe looked at me and said, “oh yeah?  Show me your hand.”  Already.  I mean, come on.  Give a… Continue reading And Now I’ll Do What’s Best For Me