Hi everyone! I am excited and honored to say that I’ve been nominated for the Liebster Award! I was nominated by the wonderful Ms Abigaba – you can check out her awesome blog Vocalized Thoughts here: https://msabigaba.wordpress.com/. Rules: Thank the blogger who nominated you and provide a link to their blogAnswer the 11 questions given … Continue reading Liebster Award!
They say you need to rid your life of toxic people. If you know they aren’t good for you and perhaps you’re even aware that they are having a bad influence, why would you let them stick around? But here’s the problem – what happens when you’re faced with the question of whether this is … Continue reading How Do We Define Toxic?
Today is the first day of the rest of your life. It matters, and you matter. What gets you out of bed in the morning? Coffee? The agonizing buzz of an alarm clock? The thought that today could be the day you get your dream job? The idea that today could be the day … Continue reading You Are What’s Possible
Comparison is a dangerous trap. She’s not coming back. She moved away and moved on, and her life is going forward. She’s growing up and I’m staying put. Her career is about to explode into success and mine is moving on a slow trajectory. For the last year I lived with my best friend, … Continue reading I’m Not Her
“It is both a blessing and curse to feel everything so deeply” – David Jones. I’ve read that vulnerability and courage go hand in hand. This truly resonates with me, being such an incredibly sensitive person in terms of what in this world affects me emotionally. It took me years to realize that it was … Continue reading You’re Stronger Than You Know
A few years ago I started taking Krav Maga, which is an Israeli form of self-defense. I started training because I wanted – no, needed – to be able to physically defend myself from an attack, and give myself some awareness and peace of mind. At the time I had a physically demanding job building … Continue reading Humans Can Say No
I am not afraid. We draw inspiration from wherever we need to, whether it be historical figures, fictional characters, or real-life heroes leading the world today. It really doesn’t matter where they come from. If they inspire you for whatever reason, use that. Draw power from it! I have a portrait on my wall of … Continue reading The Girl on my Wall