Are You Really Living Life?

Follow your dreams and live! Are you really living your life, or just talking about wanting to live your life? This past weekend was nothing short of amazing. As I watched my sister get married into a new family, I also welcomed a brother into my own. The wedding was absolutely spectacular. My sister lookedRead more

Why I Started Writing Daily and Why You Should Too

why i started writing daily

I wrote this a few days ago, but I didn’t know if I should publish it. Part of me is saying no because I was in a weird state of mind. But the other part of me is saying to publish it because it is real and it is what I was thinking at theRead more

Embracing The Good And Eliminating The Ugly

embracing the good

Why you should be embracing the good. There has been something that I have always hated about fall. I don’t know if it is the fact that summer is now over and school has started, or if it was because the days become shorter and the nights become longer. Either way, fall has always beenRead more

Focus On Your Strengths, Not Your Weaknesses

focus on your strengths

Why you should focus on your strengths. “Too many people want to be something versus recognizing what they are.” Gary Vaynerchuk Far too often, we second guess ourselves and wonder what it is that we can do better in life. Why can’t we be like that person, what do we need to improve on, whatRead more

If I Can Do It, Then So Can You

if I can do it, then so can you

We just need to believe. There is no mountain too high, or no valley too low. There is no obstacle too great, or no feeling too little. Whatever you might be facing in life, you can overcome any challenge. How do I know? Because if I can do it, then so can you. Every singleRead more

Being Open About My Struggles

being open about my struggles

And learning to overcome. I have always been pretty open about my struggles in life. I don’t talk about them because I am seeking attention, or because I want others to feel sorry for me, or because I just don’t care about my past. For me, it goes far beyond keeping my struggles locked awayRead more

Today Is A Great Day To Be Alive

today is a great day to be alive

Just like every other day. I woke up this morning in one of those moods. One of those moods where all I can do is smile and just love every moment of my life. In one of my previous posts, I mentioned the fact that every morning, I would wake up, look in the mirror,Read more

A True Act Of Kindness

a true act of kindness

When was the last time that you went out of your way for someone? Maybe you ran to hold the door open for someone, maybe you bought a strangers coffee as they were searching for change, or maybe you gave them balloons just to bring a smile to their face. Whenever it was, I justRead more

I Am At My Best When…

i am my best when

I am somewhere between the highs and lows. I like to think of myself as a pretty happy person. In what used to be a 50-50 percent chance of me being happy, I am please to say that it has now changed to a 90-10 percent chance of being happy. At least I think so…Read more

We All Have To Start Somewhere

have to start somewhere

So just start. Maybe you are currently living your best life, or maybe you are struggling. But wherever you are at, or whatever it is that you are doing in life, just know something. Know that we all have to start somewhere. I wish I could sit here and give you some Cinderella story aboutRead more