Living a fulfilling life where you're totally at peace with yourself and your surroundings, is, well...not that common. For most of us, this feeling comes and goes. One day we're feeling super on it, I mean, actually creating to do lists and accomplishing what we write down (go you!), and like, totally killing it at … Continue reading Five Ways to Improve Your Mental Health
"Life begins at the end of your comfort zone." -Neale Walsh What if you were given $20,000 and told that you didn't need to work for one year. You could do whatever you wanted with the money and your time, but you had to live abroad and couldn't bring anyone with you. Could you do … Continue reading Grow, Grown, and Growing
Time and time again introverts are told that they need to learn to be more assertive, more vocal, to "fake it til we make it." I'm here to tell you that being introverted is a blessing, and that you don't need to try and make yourself more extroverted. This is because there are dozens of … Continue reading Five Ways Being Introverted Benefits You
Today, after sitting with two fellow bridesmaids at a local Starbucks where we planned our dear friends upcoming bridal shower, I found myself perplexed. Here we were perusing Pinterest pinning our favorite ideas and coming up with the menu for our brunch themed shower. But I couldn't shake just how crazy it was that we … Continue reading Everyone is Getting Married & Having Babies.
No, this isn't one of those "ooh, let's see who I really am based on my favorite colors, middle name, and state I was born in" posts (even though I kinda like those sometimes, hehe). This attachment style business is actually from an academic textbook (Interpersonal Communication-Everyday Encounters by: Julia T. Wood) that I am reading … Continue reading What’s Your Attachment Style?
This morning I woke up and just didn't feel like my usual self-kind of sluggish, spacey, and for whatever reason..anxious. I mean jeesh, this all happened before I even finished my cup of coffee! I envisioned having a very productive day getting up to speed on homework and house chores, but my mind and body … Continue reading Three Things I do to Reconnect With Myself
Sometimes I sit and ponder, "what makes me happy?" And then I think that there isn't really one thing I can totally depend on that brings me happiness. People, places, and things are always changing, so I question the validity of my happiness and if it's just a series of temporary thrills or if it's … Continue reading Three Things That Make Me Feel Alive.