I went my whole life thinking I would get married at 22, start having babies at 24, and be a full time mom for sure by the age of 30. Not only that, but I would also have my career figured out and a steady source of income to live a comfortable life. But oh how this could not be farther from the truth. Instead, I’ve been married and divorced once, changed jobs multiple times, changed my whole career choice, and have struggled to make ends meet with the constant change of income. And I’ve come to realize that I absolutely love the fact that I’ve changed my mind so many times. Continue reading “Why It’s Okay to Change Your Mind”
Happy New Year y’all! I can’t believe we’re already one week in! Time starts to fly the older you get, I swear! Every year I say I will set resolutions in January, but I either never end up setting them or I write them down and never look at them again. This year, I committed to myself that I would come up with a list of things I want to hold myself accountable to this year. A list that is actually measurable, achievable, and will inspire me to be the best version of myself. Rather than calling them resolutions (because none of us need to resolve anything about ourselves), I’ve committed to setting my intentions for 2018.
In the past several years I have had a lot of life transitions…from failed relationships to new relationships, living on my own, moving back in with family, job changes, career shifts, car accident recovery, self discovery, the list really goes on. As I celebrated Thanksgiving this year, I couldn’t help but think about how much my life has changed and how far I’ve come. Continue reading “Life’s Transitions”
For as long as I can remember, I’ve had a very hard time practicing self-love. I have a tendency to be extremely hard on myself. I’m sure you can all relate to some aspect of your life where you are your toughest critic- constantly picking out your flaws, putting weight on negative experiences, beating yourself up for failures. Do you know what I’m talking about? Continue reading “6 Self-Love Tips”
Fear is a strange thing. It seems to come at the most inconvenient times and it’s really good at taking over. It distracts you, consumes you, and stops you. But can fear be used in your favor? Continue reading “Surrender”