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Monday Motivation

Monday Motivation

“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” ~ Arthur Ashe “You can’t start the next chapter of your life if you keep re-reading the last one.” ~Unknown “I survived because the fire inside me burned brighter than the fire around me.” ~Unknown “If you are working on something exciting that … Read More

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DECLUTTER

DECLUTTER

Consumption is out of control. More, more, more. This is driving our society. We buy more in hopes of instant gratification. Getting that next “best thing” will make your life easier. False. The constant search for better and newer things just creates clutter. Clutter holds you back and is essentially visual noise. Do you want … Read More

Typical Workout Routine

Typical Workout Routine

For me, physical health is not about getting those 6-pack abs. It’s about feeling strong and healthy. Working out is honoring your body and it shows what you are capable of. I try to exercise on a regular basis. Running and Yoga are my favorites. I typically run or do some cardio for at least … Read More

Never Good Enough

Never Good Enough

I am enough… It’s very easy to compare yourself to others. We live in a digital age where everyone is sharing their life on social media. This can be great to connect with people, but it is all too common to have feelings of envy and lower self-worth. I’m not blaming social media. But, it … Read More

Thoughts on Minimalism

Thoughts on Minimalism

I have been hesitant to write this post. For whatever reason, I haven’t been able to put the words together to describe how I feel about minimalism. Minimalism has become more well-known in the past year because of a Netflix documentary and an abundant amount of minimalists and minimalism ideas on social media. I was never one … Read More

What I Have Learned From Being a Caregiver 

What I Have Learned From Being a Caregiver 

I have been a personal aid for about 6 months. Whenever I tell someone what my job is they always reply with: “I really respect people like you.” or “It takes a special kind of person to do something like that”. I assist a woman with disabilities. I help her with basic activities of daily … Read More

Finding New Inspiration

Finding New Inspiration

Exhausted, fed-up, and barely functioning. Recently, I have experienced a low-point. I am not saying I’m depressed because I am far from it. People go through ups and downs and it’s perfectly normal, but lately it’s been hard for me to get excited about basically anything. Constantly switching between class and work has definitely taken … Read More

Looking for Happiness in the Wrong Places 

Looking for Happiness in the Wrong Places 

Finding True Happiness I know the title is weird, but hear me out! We are always looking for things and amounts to make us happy. This idea came to me when I posted on my Instagram and I received more likes and follows than normal. For some reason I thought that I would be happier. … Read More