Learning to Practice What I Preach- Letting go of the things I cannot control.

Walking away from things I can not control is something I am still learning. Today I am sharing how an 'out-of-my-control' situation kept me from celebrating an important day. Let me start by giving you a little back story; Andrew and I got home on Monday morning at 4am after more than 24 hours of … Continue reading Learning to Practice What I Preach- Letting go of the things I cannot control.

Are You Actively Living Your Truth?

I was walking to the water fountain this afternoon and this idea of "living your truth" popped into my head. Totally random, but not surprising. The best ideas always hit me at the most unexpected times. What do I mean when I say, "living your truth?" Well let me use myself as an example. My … Continue reading Are You Actively Living Your Truth?

Why Making Your Bed is Important.

Four or five years ago if you had walked in my bedroom at any given moment you would always see my bed messy and unmade. I didn't "believe in making the bed". I thought it was a waste of time, what's the point if I'm just going to crawl right back in it when I get home anyway? … Continue reading Why Making Your Bed is Important.

Enjoying the Holidays Without Stressing Over Calories.

The end of the year is approaching and what comes with that? The holidays! And for majority of people the holidays bring a lot of food! We've got Halloween just around the corner (7 sleeps away)! No matter how old or how young you are, Halloween means candy! Who else is stoked for November 1st … Continue reading Enjoying the Holidays Without Stressing Over Calories.

Learning How to Forgive When Forgiving Feels Impossible.

Recently, I have been dealing with the need to forgive but feeling as if I have the inability to do so. And this is something I have struggled with all my life-- it has always been difficult for me to forgive. I tend to hold grudges against others even though I know doing so is only … Continue reading Learning How to Forgive When Forgiving Feels Impossible.

Looking Fear in the Face.

  "Fear will either create you or destroy you. I love fear, why? Because behind every fear is a person you wanna be. Fear is self-imposed, that means it doesn't exist. You create it and you can destory it too, it's an intangible. When you face your fear you realize it's not that big." I … Continue reading Looking Fear in the Face.

Happiness journey.

I read something a few days ago from one of my favorite people on Instagram @em_carey and this is what she said: "So I have a theory. My theory is that whatever compliment we most like hearing about ourselves, is the thing we should become. I think that everybody has a favourite compliment, not necessarily … Continue reading Happiness journey.

Self-confidence part 3.

  "I hope you aspire to be so much more than a pretty little thing that decorates the room you walk into." Something about this entire passage just spoke to me and I knew I had to write about it. When I posted my Part 1 and Part 2 "Self-Confidence" blog last month I had … Continue reading Self-confidence part 3.

A new “best year”.

  Andrew and I were driving home from Austin last night and I was scrolling through my facebook looking for an old article I reposted a few months back. As I was scrolling through my page I was reminded of all the wonderful things this year has brought me and I said out loud, “this … Continue reading A new “best year”.