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personal growth

  • new year's resolutions check in

    2017 New Year’s Resolutions Check In

    With March drawing to a close I thought I’d do a little new year’s resolutions check in. It’s so easy to made big, lofty goals in the first week of January. Everything feels possible as…

    March 29, 2017
  • okay with just being okay

    How To Be Okay With Just Being Okay

    Sometimes you need to be okay with just being okay. Let me explain because you know I’m all for the “let’s be better than we were yesterday” mindset. I’m a striver, a go-getter. I like…

    November 15, 2016
  • finding your passion: 10 questions to ask yourself

    Finding Your Passion: 10 Questions To Ask Yourself

    I bet you’ve heard it before…something about finding your passion. Nope? Just me? I sort of hate the word passion. It’s a word rooted in expectation. Sometimes, the ability to simply articulate our own…

    October 18, 2016
  • instgram cleanse

    A Guide To Staying Focused and Fighting Distraction

    I’ve been trying to write this post for weeks but I keep getting distracted, fitting, as this is a guide to staying focused and fighting distraction. Life is so full of distractions, although I think it’s…

    September 22, 2016
  • complicated, messy of motherhood

    The complicated, messy of motherhood

    “It’s a form of human love to accept our complicated, messy humanity and not run away from it.” The quote above is from a New Yorker article on Martha Nussbaum. I read it last…

    September 8, 2016
  • shaking up your routine

    Why Shaking Up Your Routine Makes You A Better Human

    This weekend my mom took Noe overnight, which, bless her heart, she likes to do every few weeks. That 24 hours is great for everyone. We get a little time to check off some to-do list items…

    August 16, 2016
  • tame the to-do list

    An Unexpected Way To Tame The To-Do List

    I let out a deep breath as I shut the door and head downstairs. It’s 1pm. I have approximately 2 hours, 2.5 if I’m lucky, 1.5 if I’m not, to tame the to-do list into…

    July 28, 2016
  • is-the-perfect-opportunity-holding-you-back

    Is The Perfect Opportunity Holding You Back?

    Is the perfect opportunity holding you back? Or more specifically, is waiting around for the perfect opportunity holding you back? Well, let me tell you a little story about flowers…I swear it’s relevant. A…

    July 19, 2016
  • how-to-make-a-habit-stick

    How To Make A Habit Stick

    Think of something you really want to change about your health, overall wellness. Something you believe would make life better. What have you been putting off? Maybe it’s that thing that you always use your…

    July 12, 2016
  • what's-your-favorite-excuse

    What’s Your Favorite Excuse?

    Last night I was making dinner and out of the corner of my eye I saw my DSL camera bag. A big wave of regret ran through me. I’ve had that camera for 4…

    July 7, 2016