New year, new blog post! I thought a good way to start off 2019 would be to make a list of all the things I want to do this year. Some of these things are new to me or an interesting way to continue bettering myself--ways that will inspire and drive me to continue. Life … Continue reading Happy New Year!
Hello world! It's been a while. Life's been keeping me steadily busy. However, it was high time that I report here--to check in. With the holidays quickly approaching (how the hell is it November 2018 already? Where did the time go?), I've been giving myself reminders of how I can ensure myself a chill, peaceful … Continue reading Holiday Self-Care Tips
I am SO very proud to announce to you all that my hair has gotten long enough to where I need to start using a hairbrush. This is a huge deal because I haven't used a hairbrush in 10+ years. Yep, you read that right. 10+ years. I almost can't even believe it myself! This … Continue reading From Pixie to Undercut: My Hair Growth Journey
Earlier this year on January 20th, I did something I had been wanting to do for a long time: get my septum pierced! I took the plunge after pondering on it for several years, asking for opinions from friends and family, most of which were actually not into the idea of me having a piece … Continue reading The Septum Experiment
As your friendly neighborhood positivity advocate, I'm here to tell you that making and taking space for yourself is acceptable. It is okay. In fact, it is encouraged. Let me explain: When I say making space, I mean giving yourself some me-time. Focus on your needs and wants. Take the time to sit down with … Continue reading It’s Okay to Make & Take Space
There are many things in life that do not mix well: toothpaste and orange juice, metal and microwaves, religion and government, bleach and ammonia, anything with spam... I know, some of those are extreme (including the spam, because spam is disgusting). But I realized recently another combination that should be added to this list: goal … Continue reading Goals Are Meant to Stretch Us
Life's been keeping me busy lately with new responsibilities, trainings, changes and challenges. It's all good stuff, I assure you. But since I last chatted with you, reader, I've encountered a handful of people that seemed to have been stuck in a rut and needed some help digging themselves out of it. After listening to … Continue reading Not Today, Satan: Being Your Own Cheerleader When There Isn’t Anyone Else