The countdown … 46, 45, 44..

The time has come again for us to finish out another year with family, friends, food, and sometimes gifts. I look back at 2018 in amazement of all that has happened and everything that didn't. I changed. Life is and never will be the same and I can't believe I am where I am today. … Continue reading The countdown … 46, 45, 44..

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Focused

I've been trying to find my way, moving around a lot. Changing my mind. Making decisions. Life was a little fuzzy. I'd like to say I was growing the whole time, but there were moments of silence when my heart couldn't handle the sound of life. Silence is a strange friend. It reminds you that … Continue reading Focused

Hello November

  Well Well Well. How did we get here. It is already November and I really didn't see it coming. So much has happened and changed in the last 3 months. I fell apart. I wanted to come back and post when I got myself together but I can't. I tried so hard to listen … Continue reading Hello November

No Guts, no glory.

I think I finally understand the meaning of the statement, 'No Guts, No Glory.' Recently, I've been seeing this statement come into fruition. I believe the term 'guts' as it is used in this phrase, refers to an individuals emotional state as it relates to doing something that is either uncomfortable, unfamiliar, or frightening. Having … Continue reading No Guts, no glory.

Why I Blog?

  When I was a little girl (how all fairy tales begin) I dreamt of having my own life. I know that sounds crazy, but I've always felt so attached to other people's lives. I wanted to be able to have and influence my own. That might sound a little crazy, but I was the … Continue reading Why I Blog?

Girl on A Mission: She’s Headed to Botswana For 2 Years!

  My Sister is headed to Botswana for 2 years! "The Peace Corps is a service opportunity for motivated changemakers to immerse themselves in a community abroad, working side by side with local leaders to tackle the most pressing challenges of our generation." -Peace Corps Website It is always hard seeing someone off as they … Continue reading Girl on A Mission: She’s Headed to Botswana For 2 Years!

7 Tips for being positive Everyday! (Quick Read)

For the last 2 years, I've worked on being a positive person. I've learned that staying positive is a daily task! Each day, you'll find that there are different things that will affect you daily, but by intentionally and strategically being positive, you will see that eventually it won't be hard for you to stay … Continue reading 7 Tips for being positive Everyday! (Quick Read)

Taking offΒ 

I don't know if there will ever be a good time to go. . To move and take flight with all the energy, confidence, and courage you have when the dream or goal first comes to mind. And even some you didn't know you had. Flying is so fascinating to me. It's an entire operation … Continue reading Taking offΒ 

Delayed Gratification

I've recently read 'The Road Less Traveled' by M. Scott Peck. This is a great read and one you should certainly pick up! It is was amazing. It wasn't the read I thought it was going to be. I think I imagined it being a book about self discovery and life journeys and overcoming obstacles. … Continue reading Delayed Gratification

31 Days of Change – July

  Wow, July is here already! July is the start of the 2nd half of the year. I remember stepping into 2017, so ambitious and ready to conquer all that was ahead of me. Somewhere between March and June time kind of started to fall together. I am starting to realize that there are some … Continue reading 31 Days of Change – July